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Dining Room Attendant

Date:  Sep 22, 2022

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 


Seasonal 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 Specifications:

  • Outlet: The Hythe
  • Starting Wage: $20 per hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time


Job Summary:

Responsible for ensuring that all Resort guests have the highest quality food and beverage experience possible by providing exceptional server assistant skills.  Primary duties include; keeping the dining room and server stations clean, neat, well stocked and orderly. Responsible for polishing all china, glass and silver and ensuring all table settings are consistent, according to the standards.  Also responsible for the clearing of dirty dishes, emptying of trash and re-stocking of all items to support the server and keep the dining pace consistent to the expectations of our guests.  Refills beverages and is capable of providing guests with general assistance in the absence of the server. Also assists the team in creating a profitable department that is environmentally responsible.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Exhibits a professional demeanor through appearance, adhering to the uniform standards, and by maintaining a positive attitude toward all employees, managers and guests.
  • Ensures that the guest experience is pleasant in regard to atmosphere, service and quality by adhering to Marriott brand standards.
  • Capable of being apart of a cohesive team and maintaining a pro-active attitude. 
  • Provides professional and courteous service to co-workers, managers and guests alike. 
  • Maintains the cleanliness of the dining room, side stations and assists in keeping the guest restrooms clean and stocked. 
  • Polishes china, glass and silver and ensures all table settings are consistent, according to the brand standards.  Also responsible for the clearing of dirty dishes, emptying of trash and re-stocking of all items
  • Provides professional "silent service", and when engaged by a guest, is courteous and helpful.
  • Refills beverages and is capable of providing guests with general assistance in the absence of the server.  
  • Assists the host/servers in setting tables for reservations and large parties.  
  • Responsible for sweeping/vacuuming dining room, cleaning chairs, table bases and all areas within the dining room and side stations. 
  • Ensures all table settings are correct and consistent throughout the dining room.   
  • Attends daily pre-shift huddle and is knowledgeable about daily house counts, VIPs, daily features/soups, etc. 
  • Keeps the manager(s) informed of any issues that might affect service or timing. 
  • Completes daily side-work such as folding napkins, polishing silver/glassware, sweeping the floors, etc. without being prompted and looks for additional things to do to help co-workers and managers. 
  • Maintains good communication between different departments in the resort as well as within Ocotillo.
  • Gives all lost and found items promptly to the host for notification of Loss Prevention. 
  • Follows safe work practices and reports any safety concerns. 
  • Adheres to the state liquor laws and all health regulations.
  • Complies with all Resort policies, procedures and standards of operation.
  • Performs any additional tasks or projects as required.



The budgeted range starts at $20.  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 476088

Nearest Major Market: Denver