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Housekeeping Team Lead - $21 per hour

Date:  Aug 6, 2022

Northstar, CA, US

Company:  Northstar California Resort
Shift Type:  Year Round

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world. 


With 40+ resorts across 3 continents, you can join our team for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development program, and wellness benefits to fuel your success. 


Join us to create your Experience of a Lifetime!


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons  
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities 
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 


Seasonal Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus: 

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (after eligible employees work 500 hours) 
  • Free ski passes for dependents 
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans 




Job Specifications: 

  • Starting Wage: $21 per hour
  • Effective October 2022 minimum wage will be increased to $20 per hour.
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time


Janitors clean and remove garbage at all public restrooms, common area spaces, and offices owned & operated at Northstar California. Duties include organizing, restocking and cleaning all Janitor closets at each location. Deep cleaning of carpets as needed. Most work is located within Village at Northstar, but does include office spaces in base area, golf clubhouse, and some mountain locations. Also includes daily cleaning and garbage removal at Timber Creek Lodge common area spaces. This position is leading teams either for day shift or night shift.


Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Training and supervision of all janitorial staff.
  • Ensure proper scheduling of all shifts for proper coverage according to occupancy.
  • Discipline, reward and develop employees as necessary.
  • Help ensure all company and department policies are followed by all staff.
  • Ensure proper supplies and maintain proper levels of supplies for staff use.
  • Maintain high morale, sense of professionalism in all staff.
  • Ensure proper motivation of all employees.
  • Daily inspection of public restrooms and common areas to ensure proper cleanliness and maintenance of these areas to meet or exceed company brand standards.
  • Other duties assigned by Janitorial Manager.
  • Oversight of 3rd party labor and approval/verification of their timesheets



  • Must have a valid US driver's license and satisfactory driving record
  • Basic computer skills (Word, Excel)
  • Payroll and Inventory experience - helpful
  • 3+ years Janitorial or Custodial experience  - required
  • 3+ years’ experience of supervisory or management of employees  - required
  • Bilingual (Spanish) – highly preferred
  • Prioritizing, assigning and coordinating Janitorial functions and requests for all shifts including monitoring radio calls and organizing staff in an efficient manner
  • Supervision, training/coaching, brand standard implementation, handling guest challenges with care and concern, and ensuring requests are fulfilled in a timely manner
  • Inspection according to standards as assigned by section, correcting deficiencies and notifying management on deficiencies
  • Replenishing toilet paper, paper towels, hand soap and other supplies in all restrooms
  • Conduct inspections. Communicate any maintenance needs to maintenance team.
  • Other projects and responsibilities as needed.


Benefits Include: 

  • Free Ski passes for employees and dependents 
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family
  • Free ski lessons
  • Discounted lodging, food, gear and mountain shuttles
  • Discounted bike haul & golf
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans (full-time positions)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan



The budgeted range starts at $21 - $24.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


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 435007