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Intermediate: Ski Patrol - Winter Seasonal

Date: Feb 12, 2019

Location: Northstar, CA, US

Company: Vail Resorts

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

The Intermediate Ski Patrol position is responsible for providing guest service and patrolling the mountain to monitor for safety concerns, guest issues, trail hazards, etc. Will be called upon to provide on-mountain medical response and transportation


 Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  

  • Medical response and transport of injured guests
  • Enforcing safety regulations and policies
  • Basic trail maintenance and irrigation
  • Assist guests by providing resort information, directions, lost and found locations etc.
  • Assists in setting up and working special events, including races 


  • Prior ski patrol experience.
  • EMT-B, OEC, or higher level medical certification required
  • Valid driver’s License
  • Eligible to operate all required company vehicles
  • Must be 21+
  • Preferred: Intermediate to Expert level skiier or snowboarder with ability to patrol all mountain terrain
  • Previous medical experience
  • Previous resort experience


Have fun.  Serve Others.  Do Right.  Drive Values.  Do Good.  Be Safe.  These are the values Vail Resorts employees embrace daily.   As the premier mountain resort company in the world and a leader in luxury, destination-based travel at iconic locations, we operate in three highly integrated and interdependent segments including mountain, lodging and real estate.  Vail Resorts employees are good at what they do and we welcome people who bring enthusiasm, pride and a commitment to creating an Experience of a Lifetime to our stakeholders.

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 164380