Security Officer

Date: Feb 17, 2024

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.

Candidates for year-round positions are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applications will be accepted up to 90 days after the posting date, or until the position is filled (whichever is first).

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, and mountain shuttles
  • 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 Summary

The Security Officer is responsible for the protection of company property and interests. Our ideal candidate demonstrates diligence and integrity while enhancing guest experience. Join us in providing an Experience of a Lifetime to our guests! 


Job Specifications

  • Outlet: Seven Springs, PA
  • Expected Pay Range: $20.00 - $22.76 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability:  Full Time - Seasonal
  • Skill Level: Entry Level 


Job Responsiblities:

  • Have knowledge of the resort's offerings, events, and locations
  • Create a welcoming environment to guests entering our establishment
  • Checking ID’s and stamping/wristband guests who are 21+
  • Enforce house policies at the door and throughout the outlets
  • Maintain safety of customers and employees-being aware of surroundings and reporting
  • to management
  • Use radio and telephone communications to call for assistance from Police, Fire, or Emergency Services as the situation dictates 
  • Identifying and reporting, or correcting safety issues
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, consistent positive attitude while dealing with the public, stakeholders and employees, verbally de-escalate tense situations involving guests
  • Maintain records, reports, and other documents when necessary ensuring reports are thorough and clear
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Ramp Certification - required
  • High School diploma or equivalent - required
  • Guest service, Security or emergency services related experience preferred but not required
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required
  • Must be able to communicate fluently in English
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds 
  • Ability to work outside in varying and extreme weather conditions 
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time 


The expected pay range is $20.00 - $22.76. 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  499468
Reference Date: 12/20/2023 
Job Code Function: Security 

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Job Segment: Entry Level