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Base Area Attendant - $17 per hour - Summer Seasonal

Date:  Jun 23, 2022

Vail, CO, US

Company:  Vail Mountain
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2022

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. 

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


Job Specifications: 

  • Housing: Currently Available
  • Starting Wage: $17 per hour 
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time & Part Time
  • Skill Level: Entry


Remarks given: Responsibilities Include (but are not limited to):

  • The Base Area Attendant needs to exhibit strong internal and external guest service skills, while maintaining a clean and safe environment for our guests.
  • Willingness to work a varied schedule, including weekends and holidays 
  • Willingness to work 35 to 40+ hours per week (full-time) or 12-15+ hours per week (part-time) 
  • Maintain fences, drains and walkways
  • Operate lawn mowers, trimmers, leaf blowers, and power washers..  
  • Repair, clean, and maintain all trash/ recycling receptacles throughout the shift. 
  • Work with other departments such as Environmental, Mountain Services, Security, Fleet Maintenance, and Grooming to build and maintain cohesive working relationships.
  • Assist with the parking operations. 
  • Overall cleanliness and appearance of all base areas.
  • All other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED- required
  • Valid Driver’s License- required
  • Read, Write, and Speak English Fluently- required
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and perform physical labor- required
  • Ability to work outside in extreme mountain conditions- required
  • Experience working at a ski resort – preferred




The budgeted range starts at $17.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.

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 

Seasonal Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus: 

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

Be a part of the resort where it all started. Imagine belonging to a team that delivers the life of luxury to its guests while infusing the mountain lifestyle in every experience. Are you someone that never settles for second best? Take your mountain exploration to the next level and join a passionate group of people who thrive on extraordinary customer service. Come help us deliver unparalleled adventures in a place that is unrivaled and unflinching. Join the team at Vail – a place that’s Like Nothing on Earth.

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 445809

Nearest Major Market: Denver