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Bootfitter - Full & Part Time - Winter Seasonal

Date:  Feb 21, 2021

Northstar, CA, US

Company:  Northstar California Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2020/2021

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. 

Employees and dependents can ski anytime, including weekends, with no reservations required.


We are looking for a skier who is passionate about the sport of skiing. We are hoping you have experience but if you are excited about the prospect of being an amazing bootfitter then I will train you in the art. Compensation is based on experience of course. We give you the best and most extensive season pass in the ski industry and you will not have to make reservations to go skiing. I encourage all of the staff to take ride breaks and also go riding on your days off.

You will be asked to work weekends and 2 holidays. This is not so bad a thing because it is always very crowded at those times.

Responsible for assisting guest(s) with boot selection, proper fit, stance, balancing, alignment and custom foot beds. Describes and promotes products in line with customers’ expressed needs. Places guests in properly fitting demo equipment. Conducts inventory of demo equipment. Provides a world-class guest experience.


Job Responsibilities (but not limited to): 

  •  Serve customers by developing a rapport, building customer confidence, providing accurate information, and promoting product through point of sale
  • Properly identify customer skiing ability, have general understanding of basic foot identification and measurements (length, width, overall shape, size, etc.)
  •  Demonstrate knowledge of products and inventory to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Communicate effectively with customers, teach as well as listen on all levels



  •  HS Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • At least 1 year related work experience or extensive skiing  experience
  • Basic computer skills with ability to learn
  • English fluency
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Safety conscious
  • Average math skills


With diverse tree-lined mountain trails, a world-class terrain park and a vibrant village, Northstar is the perfect setting for families and snow sports enthusiasts alike. Nestled in the Sierra Nevada just 15 minutes from Lake Tahoe, 30 minutes from Reno and a few hours from Napa and San Francisco, it’s easy to explore everything Northern California has to offer. Join the Northstar team and learn why Truckee, CA has been voted one of the “Top 25 Ski Towns in the World.” 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 282987