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Team Lead Lift Operations - Winter Seasonal

Date:  Nov 9, 2021

Paoli, IN, US

Company:  Paoli Peaks
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2021/2022

At Paoli Peaks, home to the original midnight skiing session, the fun never stops. With epic adventures for skiers of all levels, it’s a top-tier winter destination. Join our team and discover what makes the heart of southern Indiana a ski lover’s dream.  www.vailresortscareers.com


As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.


The Lift Operations Team Lead position is a supervisory position with the responsibility of daily lift operations, with direct reports and additional responsibilities as detailed below.



  • Assists with hiring/staffing, employee discipline, employee goal setting and recognition.
  • Fulfills day-to-day work responsibilities for the organization as needed and is thoroughly familiar with all aspects of lift operations and code requirements.
  • Implement, maintain, and coach safety in the work place.
  • Responsible for coordinating opening and closing procedures, and all daily operating tasks of the crew.
  • Promote guest service standards compliance and operational efficiency as well as model positive guest service at all times
  • Train and coach team members at assigned lifts and work cooperatively with peers, managers and interdepartmental contacts.  
  • Promote neat, clean and organized work stations.  
  • Be responsible for timely completion of training and development documentation for their teams, attend required management skills classes and  be contributing and accountable members of our management team. 
  • Demonstrate exemplary attendance, punctuality, behavior and grooming/appearance standards.



  • Either a minimum one year of previous leadership experience in Paoli Peaks Lift Operations, two years previous supervisory experience within Vail Resorts, or applicable outside leadership experience.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must have a high work ethic and strong moral ethics.
  • Possess a valid driver's license.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and meet goals and tasks.
  • Have intermediate ski/snowboard ability.
  • Ability and willingness to work outside, for a majority of the day, in extreme and varying weather conditions.
  • Ability to maintain attention to detail while ensuring the safety of our guests and coworkers.
  • Ability to maintain an extremely high level of guest service.
  • Ability to lift/carry 50 lbs.
  • Ability to stand up to 8 hours a day.
  • Able to read, write and speak English fluently.



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. 

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 375049

Nearest Major Market: Bloomington Indiana