Experienced Driver

Date:  Jun 5, 2024

Truckee, CA, US

Company:  Northstar California Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2024/2025


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

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 experience, and wellness benefits to fuel your success.


Hiring for our seasonal positions occurs on a rolling basis. Applications will be accepted until December 15th or until the positions are filled (whichever is first).


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, and mountain shuttles
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent training and professional development
  • Referral Program

Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus:

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


Job Summary:  

As an Experienced Driver, it is your responsibility to execute the safe and efficient transportation of both guests and employees to and from designated pickup and drop-off locations, as well as maintain a friendly and positive attitude every day, with all guests and employees. Join our team in providing our guests an Experience of a Lifetime! 


Job Specifications:  

  • Expected Pay Range: $27.00 - $29.94 / hour

  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full & Part Time

  • Skill Level: Advanced


Job Responsibilities:  

  • Obey all laws of the highway and drive in a defensive manner 

  • Fill out daily reports and notify the manager of any bus difficulties 

  • Check oil, water, tires and general condition before and after each run and wash and maintain bus cleanliness 

  • Assist passengers to ensure they are properly seated 

  • Handles passenger emergencies and disruptions 

  • Safely transport small and large groups of people on and off property to various assigned locations 

  • Maintain and clean buses 

  • Report maintenance problems 

  • Install and remove tire chains as needed 

  • Other duties as assigned 


Job Requirements:  

  • Valid US Driver’s License and clean driving record 

  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs 

  • Valid US Commercial Driver's License, Class A or B with air brake and passenger endorsement (obtained at own expense) - Required  

  • 2 years prior experience in CDL required driving position – Required 

  • Current Medical Examination Report (valid for 2 years) - Required 

  • High School Diploma 

  • Must be 21 years of age or older 

  • Pre-employment drug test 

  • Current DOT medical certificate 


The expected pay range is $27.00 - $29.94. This is the pay range we reasonably expect to pay for this position. Individual compensation decisions are based on a variety of factors.


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  501705
Reference Date: 06/07/2024 
Job Code Function: Driving