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Date:  Jan 16, 2023

Vail, CO, US

Company:  Vail Mountain
Shift Type:  Year Round


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 





To provide friendly and energetic service of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to our guests while following all state laws and corporate guidelines regarding safe and responsible alcohol management. The successful candidate will assist in serving tables and taking food orders at the bar. Monitor liquor costs and minimize waste, provide consistent, excellent one on one guest service to our guests.  This position may be asked to assist management with product ordering and inventory. Product knowledge and drink knowledge is paramount. 


Job Specifications: 

  • Outlet: The Hythe
  • Starting Wage: $20 / hour
    • ​​​​​​​If hired into a tipped position, guaranteed to make a minimum of $20 / hour inclusive of tips​​​​​​​
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time
  • Skill Level: Entry
  • Other Specifics: Tipped


Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible service of alcoholic beverages.
  • Knowledge of commonly ordered alcoholic beverages in addition to current beer and wine trends.
  • Maintain a clean and neat workplace and dining room area.
  • Daily cleaning and side work duties including stocking beer, wine, liquor and glassware.
  • Communication of all necessary and important information with the restaurant manager and co-workers.
  • Ability to work with all members of the restaurant staff to provide an experience of a lifetime for our guests. 



  • Educational Requirements: HS Diploma or GED
  • Ability to stay organized and maintains cleanliness while working in a fast paced environment.
  • Communication Requirements:  Ability to speak, read and communicate clearly in English.
  • Excellent guest service skills: Professionalism and strong guest service skills, attention to detail and timeliness.
  • Flexible schedule required during peak times throughout the year.
  • Cash handling experience
  • Ability to work in a loud environment
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time, 6+ hours
  • Previous food and beverage experience
  • Previous bartending experience – Required
  • Adheres to all grooming and uniform standards


Benefits include:

  • Free Ski passes for employees and dependents
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family
  • Free ski lessons
  • Discounted lodging, food, gear and mountain shuttles
  • Discounted bike haul & golf
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans (full-time positions)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Excellent training and professional development




The budgeted range starts at $20.00.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


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 476409

Nearest Major Market: Denver