Base Area Activities Guide, Mountain Activities - FT & PT - Winter Seasonal - Park City Resort

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Date: Sep 12, 2017

Location: Park City, UT, 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.



As a Base Area Activities Guide, your role is to provide Epic guest service and make vacation dreams come true. You will help guests create unique memories on our Alpine Coaster and Flying Eagle Zip Ride.  You will help guests ride the surface lifts and help to create the best possible arrival experience for them all. Winter at Park City is full of energy with many other amazing employees, and you will have the opportunity to meet them all. Other departments will be stoked to see you coming when you show up to lend a hand with Lift Ops, Guest Services, Ticket Sales, and the Ski and Snowboard School.


  • Smile! We’re here to create experiences of a lifetime and have a blast doing it.
  • Safety First: While operating our alpine coaster, zip line, and surface lifts.
  • Serve Others: From running the surface lifts for beginners to answering questions and helping guests navigate the experiences the mountain has to offer. 
  • Do Right: Receive guest feedback and special requests. Provide on-the-spot resolution and elevate guest experiences through the Epic Service Solutions program. 
  • Drive Value: From Alpine Coaster and Eagle Zip Line guide, to helping guests on the Surface Lifts.
  • Do Good: Help to keep the resort looking good and nature smiling as we begin our journey to zero.
  • Stay Flexible: You’ll get to do a lot of different things around the mountain.


  • Be prepared: To work outdoors in all weather conditions for long periods of time. 
  • Be sturdy: Stand in one area for long periods of time.
  • Be nimble: Repeated twisting, turning, pulling, pushing, bending, lifting (up to 50 ponds), squatting and shoveling are typically required on the daily basis.
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Be social: You’ll need to converse clearly and comfortably with a variety of guests.
  • Be local: Or at least fake it.  Guests will want to know what’s hot in Park City.
  • Be reliable: If you’re able to work unsupervised or with a group and fulfill your work commitment, then we’re going to get along great. We also don’t mind throwing out a little over time during peak seasons if you like money.


  • Did somebody say Epic Pass?
  • Discount tickets for your friends.
  • Discounts and comp tickets at other local resorts.
  • Free Ski and Snowboard lessons provided by Ski School(based on availability).
  • Discounts. Everything from online discounts on skis to lodging and dining discounts at all Vail Resorts.
  • If you stick around you can even get health insurance and 401k matching.
  • Some skiing and snowboarding during your day, if you choose.


Becoming part of the Park City team means you’re joining one of the best ski brands in the world. The legendary Park City mountain and town are crafted from local charm and hospitality. And living and working in Park City brings its own benefits. From the hip and friendly ski-into-town cultural scene to the unrivaled Wasatch powder of America’s largest mountain resort, Park City has a pulse that’s as charming as it is rewarding. Join our team and come experience all that Park City has to offer.

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 141602

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City