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Entry Equipment Ops - Year Round

Date:  Jun 29, 2022

Northstar, CA, US

Company:  Northstar California Resort
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. 


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


Join us now and receive an end-of-season bonus of $2/hour for every hour worked!


The Village Grounds equipment operator is to provide day-to-day work direction to team members; enforces policies and procedures; monitors safety; and handles complaints, either back of house or with our guests.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Accurate completion of all equipment inspections, pre operation and post operation checklists 
  • Executing operation plans for departments.
  • Achieving guest service goals.
  • Responsible for safety training and tracking.
  • Assist Assistant Manager in initial training of department personnel.
  • Ensures that all safety policies and KPI’s (key performance indicators) are being met.
  • Supervise and assist in planning, coordination, and execution of resort special events.
  • Responsible for equipment maintenance and tracking.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Preferred Skills:

  • Previous experience in a professional role working with heavy equipment
  • Previous guest service/ conflict resolution experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivation and ability to work well with others is crucial for this position


Must possess a strong work ethic and willingness to learn


Year Round Position also must work weekends and holidays



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.”

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 296447