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Race Crew - FT/PT - Winter Seasonal

Date: Aug 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.

Our world class Competition Services department is looking for motivated individuals with a love for ski racing to be part of our Winter Race Crew.  If you want to have a hand in the action, join our team and bring our race courses to life.

 

Responsibilities Include (but are not limited to):

  • Perform daily set-up and maintenance of race facilities.
  • Work with other staff and departments to promote a positive guest experience.
  • Provide assistance with event venue set-up and take-down, as needed.
  • Setting and maintaining daily public race courses and private group courses.
  • Communication, via radio or phone, with Ski Patrol to inform them of injuries.
  • Event venue construction - installing fence, tents, banners, etc.
  • Maintain competition facilities to ensure safety of all guests and staff.
  • Timing of events
  • Shovel and rake starts and decks to maintain snow levels and a safe environment for guests and staff.
  • Fence/barrier maintenance, and snow removal.

 

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to, and sometimes more than, 50lbs - required.
  • Ability to stand outside in all weather conditions, for 8+ hours per day - required.
  • Ability to ski outside in all weather conditions, for 8+ hours per day - required.  
  • Ability to work with power tools (cordless drills, etc.) - required.
  • Experience with race course operations - preferred.
  • Proficiency in reading, writing and speaking English - required.
  • Intermediate or higher skiing ability - required.
  • Must be able to work weekends, evenings and holidays - required.

 

Employee Perqs and Discounts!

  • Free EPIC Pass to all of our resorts
  • Discounted dependent ski passes
  • Free ski lessons
  • Discounted lodging at our properties starting at $85/night
  • Food and beverage discounts at mountain dining locations
  • Retail discounts at Vail Resorts Retail stores
  • 10-25% off  at our Starbucks locations
  • Unique events - Including concerts, employee meals, employee activities, pro competitions

 

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 169096


Nearest Major Market: Hanover