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Sr Mgr: Lift Maintenance - Mount Sunapee - Full Time Year Round - NH

Date: Apr 13, 2019

Location: Newbury, NH, 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.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities (to include, but not limited to the following):

  • Adheres to Vail Resorts Health & Safety as well as Lift Maintenance department policies and procedures
  • In charge of all maintenance and repair to all ski lifts (hands-on)
  • Works closely with Mountain Manager on new lift construction
  • Works with Lift Operations to oversee the daily operation of lifts during the ski season
  • Oversee staff of mechanics

Skills (to include the following):

  • Ability to work under pressure needed to make quick decisions involving down time of lifts and evacuation time
  • Performs scheduled, unscheduled, and emergency maintenance and repairs to maximize equipment uptime and reliability.
  • Communicate well to fellow workers and public
  • Strong mechanical and electrical knowledge
  • Strong judgement skills as it relates to lift operations and lift evacuations
  • Ability to compile yearly budgets, hire/fire and schedule staff

Physical Demands (to include, but not limited to the following):

  • Ability to climb lift towers in all weather conditions, perform periodic lifting, climb ladders, walk on all types of terrain, operate a snowmobile, all terrain vehicle, and motor vehicle
  • Extended periods of standing, sitting, bending, overhead reaching, and driving
  • Ability to work in various weather conditions
  • Ability to lift 75 pounds (heavy lifting)
  • Ability to climb and work at heights


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Technical degree preferred
  • Two to three years experience in a related fields
  • Valid driver’s license


We can't help but smile when someone says "Sun Bowl." We can show you why. We came for the winter but stayed for the summer. We came for the summer but stayed for the winter. Some days we ski through lunch. Some days, lunch lasts all day. We love rosy cheeks, hot chocolate, chili, and beer. We laugh a little louder.We love to ski when the sun shines. We love to ski when it doesn't. The last run of the year is as sweet as the first. We are Family. We are Fun. We are Sunapee.

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 166421

Nearest Major Market: Concord
Nearest Secondary Market: Manchester