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Electrician II - Year Round

Date:  Apr 13, 2021

West Dover, VT, US

Company:  Mount Snow
Shift Type:  Year Round

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. 


Basic Functions:


To install and repair a variety of electrical equipment and systems, with a focus on high voltage work, and complex or unusual tasks and projects.


Duties and Responsibilities:

•    Install new electrical equipment and systems, working on one or more of the following: ski lifts; snowmaking equipment; electrical systems for buildings; telephone and other communication systems.
•    Locate, assess and repair electrical failures, breakages or other problems.
•    Remove old electrical wiring/equipment and replace with new service/parts.
•    Perform various electrical maintenance/upkeep tasks, to keep systems/equipment in good working order.
•    Design and fabricate new electrical devices/systems.
•    Plan and coordinate assigned electrical projects, including staff, materials, tools, equipment and vehicles.
•    Perform the duties of a working foreman for a team of one to five assigned electricians or other trades workers; train employees in methods and procedures; plan and issue daily work assignments; monitor work in progress and inspect completed work; bring special problems to the attention of supervisor; prepare timesheets/payroll records; and the like.
•    Prepare estimates for electrical projects.
•    Maintain tools and equipment used in electrical work.
•    Confer regularly with immediate supervisor and various other company personnel/departments to plan and coordinate tasks/projects, discuss problems and needs related to electrical work, and the like.
•    Deal with vendors, contractors, inspectors and others outside the company as necessary.
•    Keep abreast of changes and revisions to applicable electrical codes.
•    Follow all safety standards and procedures.  Perform duties in a manner to maximize safety and minimize risk to self and others

Reports to:  Facilities Manager and Electrical Supervisor




•    Basic education (high school), plus a four year electrical apprenticeship, and two to three years of additional professional electrician experience, or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired.
•    Broad base of in-depth technical knowledge and skills related to electrical circuitry, equipment and electronics including installation, failure diagnosis, repair, design and fabrication. 
•    Previous experience directly related to the specific position, i.e. with ski lifts, snowmaking, buildings, communications systems, etc.
•    Good basic administrative and supervisory skills, if applicable to the position.
•    Ability to deal effectively with a variety of company departments/personnel.   
•    Able to lift up to 50 lbs floor to waist and overhead without assistance and able to assist other team members in lifting items >50 lbs.
•    Able to stand, walk and work long hours between rest periods.
•    Able to reach, bend, climb, grasp, kneel, push, pull, and twist as needed.
At Mount Snow we work as a team, flexing with the business and team needs. Responsibilities, duties and the requirements for this position may change at any time, with or without a change in title, benefits or salary. Like most jobs in the ski industry, this position requires a flexible schedule, possibly working outdoors in all elements, working holidays, weekends and long hours as necessary. 


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. 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 213449

Nearest Major Market: Vermont