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Adventure Center Lead - Summer Seasonal


Ludlow, VT, US

Company:  Okemo Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2020

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 


Applications are still being accepted in anticipation of opening our resorts for the summer season, contingent on our ability to resume operations.



  • Responsible for assisting Manager and Assistant Manager in overseeing the department
  • Assist with interviewing and training the Timber Ripper personnel
  • Maintain proper tools and supplies at the Timber Ripper location
  • Assist Lift Operations Manager with the maintenance of the Timber Ripper
  • Responsible for the collection, collation, filing and accuracy of daily paperwork
  • Responsible for the daily preparation and operation of the Timber Ripper mountain coaster, including track preparation and inspection
  • Responsible for ensuring that staff provide a high level of service
  • Responsible for ensuring that staff are in proper uniform at all times
  • Responsible for keeping decks, rails and walkways clear of ice and snow



  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Ability to lead a team and work side by side with that team
  • Strong communication and good judgment in handling guest service issues
  • Ability to coordinate and set work schedules
  • Strong judgment skills in relation to Timber Ripper operations
  • Ability to delegate tasks
  • Basic mechanical skills


Physical Demands:

  • Ability to communicate by phone and radio
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds (heavy lifting)
  • Operate some equipment including a snowmobile and all-terrain vehicles
  • Extended periods of standing, sitting, bending, overhead reaching
  • Ability to work outside in all types of weather conditions for long periods of time
  • Ability to access all areas of the mountain by foot, snowmobile or all-terrain vehicle
  • Ability to climb ladders and work at heights
  • Ability to communicate by phone



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Driver’s License



At Okemo, we’ve got 2,200 vertical feet of positive outlook and it shows. Culture is what we teach. And service with a smile is the linchpin of our philosophy. Every interaction with our guests-on and off the mountain, at the golf courses, Adventure Zone and at the Evolution Bike Park, is an opportunity to turn a skier, rider, golfer, or recreational enthusiast into a lifelong member of our family. Our employees reflect this attitude by having fun doing what they do best: creating a memorable recreational experience! www.vailresortscareers.com

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 212195

Nearest Major Market: Hanover