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Challenge Course Attendant - FT - Summer Seasonal - Okemo Mountain Resort

Date: May 29, 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.


  • Responsible for assisting guests through the Challenge Course, communicating safety information and other points of information to guests, proper use and implementation of equipment
  • Cleaning and maintaining Challenge Course, and cleaning and maintaining the Adventure Park as needed
  • Responsible for providing a safe environment for the guest, while creating a positive experience
  • Actively communicate and work with all departments to ensure the highest level of guest service
  • Responsible for safe operation of Challenge Course features to include daily safety checks on equipment
  • Responsible for performing challenge course tower evacuations and rescues
  • Communicate and work with the manager to maintain a clean and professional appearance of themselves and the Challenge Course
  • Responsible for communication with Resort Services to ensure all liability and ticketing procedures are carried out properly with the operational guidelines
  • Responsible for participating in all safety initiatives helping to maintain a safe working environment
  • Additional duties as requested by the supervisor


  • Strong guest service orientation
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong communication skills
  • High level attention to detail

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift 75 pounds (heavy lifting)
  • Ability to remain standing for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions for extended periods of time
  • Ability to access and guide all areas of the Challenge Course
  • Ability to communicate via radio or phone
  • Must be able to use harness and rope system of Challenge Course to access all points of course
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Ability to climb and descend
  • Must weigh no less than 100 pounds and no more than 250 pounds to comply with the safety specifications of the manufacturer for all participants and staff


  • Must complete required training, with employment contingent on passing a test at the conclusion of training
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Previous experience preferred
  • First Aid and CPR certified preferred

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!

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 165975

Nearest Major Market: Hanover