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Kid's Ski School Setup Crew - Northstar California Resort - Winter Seasonal - FT & PT

Date: Jan 8, 2019

Location: Truckee, 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.

Kids Ski School Set Up Crew is ultimately responsible for the overall quality of the Kid’s Ski on hill locations and overall brand appearance. Daily communication and interaction with ski school management to set up locations in a timely and efficient manner. Maintaining these locations throughout the day to help achieve a high quality guest experience. This position plays an integral role in the success of the Kids Ski School daily operations for instructors and our guests.

 Additional responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Training – including set up procedure and on hill safety
  • Ensuring the job is completed to brand standards
  • Maintaining on hill zones to achieve a high quality guest experience
  • Workplace safety and supporting safety initiatives
  • Quality control - routine equipment maintenance and replacement
  • Driving value for the company
  • Continuous and superior guest relations
  • Operational duties and maintenance of physical assets and other duties as assigned
  • Communication – with Ski School Management, TAs, Rental Department, Ski Patrol, and Mountain Safety


  • Must be 18 years or older
  • High School diploma or equivalent is required
  • Must possess superior guest service skills
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, understand and comprehend English fluently
  • Desire to work directly with young children and adults
  • Knowledge of skiing/snowboarding
  • Must be willing and able to be outside in adverse winter conditions
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift, bend and carry items with a combined weight of 50 lbs. (such as drills, fencing, cattle guards, etc.)
  • Must be able to operate and hold a drill
  • Must be willing/able to work weekends and holidays throughout the season


Preferred Skills:

  • Previous experience with children is preferred
  • Previous set up experience preferred


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 163465

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento
Nearest Secondary Market: Elk Grove