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Date: Jan 5, 2023

City: Champion, PA, US

Company: Vail Resorts


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!


Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world. 


With 40+ resorts across 3 continents, you can join our team for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience, and wellness benefits to fuel your success. 


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons  
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities 
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 


Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus: 

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (for eligible seasonal employees after working 500 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents 
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans 



Job Specifications:

  • Starting Wage:  $21 - $21.50 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability:  Part Time, Weekends 
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Other Specifics: Qualified applicants should have previous carpentry experience.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists with carpentry repair and maintenance for all departments. Items include: benches, furniture, windows and doors, signs and installation, cabinets, playground structures, and building components.
  • Assists with new project construction. Projects may include: building additions or remodels, playground construction/ maintenance and new signage.
  • Prepares, paints, stains and/or oils all types of surfaces and structures.
  • Cleans and takes inventory of carpenter shop and other areas as required.
  • Performs other building maintenance tasks such as, snow removal and trash collection.
  • Responds to guest's questions, concerns, and complaints in a timely and courteous manner.
  • Performs other duties as directed.


This position may be assigned to any functional area around the resort as needed on a daily basis and may have exposure to outdoors in all weather conditions and all types of equipment noise, traffic, dust, chemicals and fumes. Stooping, standing, kneeling and lifting is required the entire shift.


Job Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • One to two years carpenter or maintenance work experience.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Working knowledge of construction procedures, tools, materials and requirements.
  • General painting experience.
  • Ability to do minor building maintenance.
  • Able to work independently and problem solve.


Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to read, understand and work from blueprints.
  • General knowledge of the Uniform Building Code.
  • Basic computer skills.


The expected pay range is $21 - $21.50. This is the pay range we reasonably expect to pay for this position. Individual compensation decisions are based on a variety of factors.


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 492106

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh