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Electrical Apprenticeship - Full Time - Year Round

Date:  May 11, 2022

West Dover, VT, US

Company:  Mount Snow
Shift Type:  Year Round

Mount Snow makes everyone feel like family, guests and employees alike. With consistent, high-ratings on the friendly staff, why wouldn’t you want to join the camaraderie? Join our team and help us share ultimate mountain adventures with our guests.


As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.


The Mount Snow lift maintenance team is currently seeking qualified lift electrical professionals to join our lift maintenance team. Along with other members of a team, the qualified candidate will perform routine, emergency and preventative maintenance as well as troubleshooting on a variety of electrical, electro-mechanical, light industrial control systems and commercial equipment including low voltage AC controls, DC controls, motors and drives. Will also assist other maintenance personal with the implementation of maintenance programs and capital projects.  Job functions include updating CAD schematics, and installing electrical and electronic upgrades on ski lifts. Year round full time outdoor work in mountain environment in all seasons that will involve climbing and working at height on ski lift towers.


Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·         Ability to assist in troubleshooting and repair of lift related Industrial Controls including PLC's and


·         Practice established protocols to ensure a safe and efficient working environment.

·         Must be comfortable working both independently or as part of a team.

·         Actively involved in lift emergency procedures and time dependent repairs.

·         Ability to prioritize according to departmental goals.

·         Document repairs, labor, and materials accurately on work orders.

·         Willingness to participate in ongoing training opportunities and work towards becoming a level III  


·         May be called upon to assist other departments when necessary.



·         A minimum of 1 year general electrical/electronic experience

·         Previous electrical industrial control experience preferred

·         Must be comfortable working efficiently at heights

·         Previous experience with electrical/electronic installations

·         High school diploma or equivalent

·         Valid Drivers license

·         Microsoft Office proficiency

·         Ability to work outside in all high alpine weather conditions

·         Must be able to lift up to 50lbs

·         Must be fluent in all aspects of the English language

·         Must have flexible schedule 

·         Fabrications skills preferred

·         Previous Ski Resort experience preferred


This is a year-round position with an immediate start date. We are looking for enthusiastic team players to join us in providing our guests with a superior recreational experience and an attitude of constant improvement and excellence. Great recreational benefits and resort discounts


We register with the state of Vermont for hours and provide schooling towards a Vermont Electrical License

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. 

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 412851

Nearest Major Market: Vermont

Job Segment: Apprentice, Entry Level