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Team Lead Lift Operations - Winter Seasonal

Date: Jan 8, 2021

Location: Fairfield, PA, US

Company: Vail Resorts

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 

Liberty Mountain is now part of the Vail Resorts family and we’ve started hiring for our Winter 20-21 season! All Liberty Mountain employees receive a FREE ski pass that gives you access to skiing and riding at all Vail Resorts-owned mountains. Along with the free ski pass, employees also get discounts on food, lodging, and retail products, along with other pro-deal discounts on brand names. Join the team this season for an Experience of a Lifetime!


The Lift Operations Team Lead position is a supervisory position with the responsibility of daily lift operations, with direct reports and additional responsibilities as detailed below.



  • Assists with hiring/staffing, employee discipline, employee goal setting and recognition.
  • Fulfills day-to-day work responsibilities for the organization as needed and is thoroughly familiar with all aspects of lift operations and code requirements.
  • Implement, maintain, and coach safety in the work place.
  • Responsible for coordinating opening and closing procedures, and all daily operating tasks of the crew.
  • Promote guest service standards compliance and operational efficiency as well as model positive guest service at all times
  • Train and coach team members at assigned lifts and work cooperatively with peers, managers and interdepartmental contacts.  
  • Promote neat, clean and organized work stations.  
  • Be responsible for timely completion of training and development documentation for their teams, attend required management skills classes and  be contributing and accountable members of our management team. 
  • Demonstrate exemplary attendance, punctuality, behavior and grooming/appearance standards.



  • Either a minimum one year of previous leadership experience in Heavenly Lift Operations, two years previous supervisory experience within Vail Resorts, or applicable outside leadership experience.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must have a high work ethic and strong moral ethics.
  • Possess a valid driver's license.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and meet goals and tasks.
  • Have intermediate ski/snowboard ability.
  • Ability and willingness to work outside, for a majority of the day, in extreme and varying weather conditions.
  • Ability to maintain attention to detail while ensuring the safety of our guests and coworkers.
  • Ability to maintain an extremely high level of guest service.
  • Ability to lift/carry 50 lbs.
  • Ability to stand up to 8 hours a day.
  • Able to read, write and speak English fluently.



Liberty Mountain is known for providing fun experiences to both guests and staff alike. Help our skiers unlock the ultimate adventure and start making your own epic memories when you join our team today.  www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 225630

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg