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Bike Park Mechanic - FT - Summer Seasonal - Okemo Mountain Resort

Date: Apr 1, 2019

Location: Ludlow, VT, 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.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the repair and maintenance of all rental mountain bikes, and that of the guest
  • Set up of rental bikes with an emphasis on proper sizing and the provision of all necessary equipment and requested information, including but not limited to: the use of the bike, the use of extra equipment, safety tips, and trail information
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and organized work area
  • Responsible for bike part orders and maintaining general parts inventory
  • Tracking of bike maintenance
  • Assist guest with selection and purchase of merchandise, provide product knowledge
  • Remain current on industry products and trends, and demonstrate knowledge of products
  • Assist retail staff with the upkeep and cleanliness of the retail shop
  • Adhere to company policies and guidelines
  • Other duties as requested by the supervisor

Skills:

  • Ability to build and repair all aspects of all types of mountain bikes
  • Strong mechanical skills
  • Ability to trouble-shoot and solve mechanical issues
  • Problem solving ability
  • Guest service orientation
  • Ability to use point-of-sales system and software for purchases

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time, operate hand and power tools, lift and carry mountain bike and parts
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds (medium lifting)
  • Ability to bend, walk, stand, sit, lift, reach above shoulders
  • Ability to communicate via phone and radio

Certifications/Diplomas/Prerequisites:

  • Previous mountain bike mechanical experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent

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 165415


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