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Rental Associate

Date:  Mar 22, 2023

Truckee, CA, US

Company:  Northstar California Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2022/2023


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing the mountains, or you already call them home, 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 and our remote Corporate team, you can join 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), 40% retail discounts, summer activities discounts, wellness benefits, and the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience.


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 


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 



 ** Hiring Now **

(March until May with opportunity of continuing through our Summer Season) 


Job Summary

Come to work at a world class ski shop and enjoy the best benefits package in the industry.  Join our passionate team and we’ll train you on all aspects of ski and snowboard rentals - no experience required!  As a Rental Associate, you will provide our guests with gear and services for the ultimate outdoor experience. 


Job Specifications

  • Housing: Accepting Applications
  • Outlets:
    • Performance Ski & Board Demo Shop
    • Ski & Board Rental Shop - (March until May with opportunity of Summer Season Operations) 
  • Expected Pay Range $20.00-$21.35
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time and Part Time Hours available
  • Skill Level: Entry Level


Job Responsibilities

  • Provide excellent guest service at one of our ski/snowboard retail shops
  • Fit guests with ski and snowboard equipment - we'll train you!
  • Work together with teammates to maintain safety standard               
  • May include other duties such as cashiering, retail sales, or other departments          
  • Other duties as assigned  


Job Requirements

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule; including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Commitment to exceptional Customer Service
  • Ability to stand and move in an active, team-oriented environment for extended periods
  • Must be able to communicate fluently in English               


A Rental Associate team member is a flexible employee who often works across multiple departments and in various roles to support the one resort mentality which could include one of the following:

  • Mountain Activities
  • Retail Rental operations
  • Food and Beverage Support
  • Ticket sales or scanning
  • Lift Operations
  • Base Area Operations



The expected pay range is $20.00 - $21.35. 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 492728

Job Segment: Entry Level