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Title:  Entry Lift Mechanic

Date:  Jun 6, 2022

Stowe, VT, US

Company:  Stowe Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Year Round

Stowe Mountain Resort is widely revered as the Ski Capital of the East. Located on Vermont’s highest peak, Stowe is a renowned world-class, family-friendly destination, offering year-round amenities from skiing to rock climbing and zip-lining. Travelers are drawn from across the globe to this dynamic mountain and the legendary community of this passionate, quintessential New England ski town.  Come join the Stowe Mountain team where you’ll instantly feel at home.


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


Join us now and receive an end-of-season bonus of $2/hour for every hour worked!


The Level I Lift Maintenance is responsible for assisting and working closely with Lead Mechanics and other maintenance staff in performing maintenance duties. Duties include cleaning, assisting in repairs, preventative maintenance, operating lift equipment, grip maintenance and overhauls, line work and working at heights. Duties are performed in all types of environments both indoors and outdoors. Additional responsibilities include assuring that the Maintenance Manager, Supervisor, Lead, maintenance personnel and lift dispatch is immediately informed and consulted on all abnormal or unusual conditions, incidents, observations or system malfunctions. All employees are charged with the responsibility of following the company's safety and risk management policies and procedures. Other duties as assigned.



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Ability to read, write, speak, comprehend and understand English fluently
  • Strong communication and team skills
  • Ability to work at heights up to 100 feet
  • Ability to work in extreme outdoor weather environments
  • Minimum 1 to 2 years of experience in a mechanical field
  • Must be able to or be able to learn to drive ATVs and snowmobiles
  • Visual acuity necessary to inspect small defects and small parts, using measurement devices, and assembly of fabrication of parts at distances close to the eye
  • Basic knowledge of computer systems required (at least 1 year of experience)
  • Ability to lift up to or more than 100 lbs regularly
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time, up to 4 hours without sitting
  • Ability to use hands and fingers to feel and reach
  • Ability to climb, balance, stoop, crawl, and crouch
  • Able to work holidays, weekends, and evenings as necessary
  • Ability to ski or ride at an intermediate level – preferred
  • Working knowledge of Doppelmayr and POMA chairlifts - preferred
  • Previous grip rebuilding – preferred
  • Vermont Tramway Maintenance Technician Level 1 and/or Level 2 – preferred


We are looking for enthusiastic team players to join us in providing our guests with a superior recreational experience and an attitude of constant improvement and excellence. Great recreational benefits and resort discounts!

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 389007