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Entry Vehicle Maintenance Technician - Year Round

Date:  Jul 17, 2021

Vail, CO, US

Company:  Vail Mountain
Shift Type:  Year Round

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. 


Performs preventative maintenance and completes repairs on less complex vehicles, e.g. small two-cycle and four stroke engines. Assists more experienced staff with maintenance and reapirs on more complex fleet vehicles. Maintains shop safety standards and productivity levels. Possesses a working knowledge of both gasoline and diesel powered vehicles.


Basic Job duties:

  • Performs and assists with periodic maintenance services on a variety of fleet vehicles.
  • Perform tire mounting/dismounting and wheel balancing.
  • Demonstrate basic Automotive Electrical System Knowledge to include Starting, Charging, and Lighting Systems.
  • Demonstrate basic vehicle suspension knowledge to include the ability to identify component wear/damage.
  • Ability to be part of a team oriented shop in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to safety by being an active participant in a safety oriented shop culture.
  • Ability to meet all customer expectations with a positive and friendly attitude.
  • Comply with all company policies.
  • Other duties as assigned



  • High School, or GED and Basic Automotive Certification   
  • 1-3 Years Basic Automotive Hands-on Work Experience
  • Colorado Drivers License
  • Basic Automotive On-Board Computer Systems, Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficient in English Language for Speaking and Writing
  • Must provide own tool box with a variety of hand tools
  • Prior Automotive Shop skills and work experience


Benefits include:

  • Free Ski passes for employees and dependents
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family
  • Free ski lessons
  • Discounted lodging, food (including $5 meals), 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 16.00-20.00.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.

The perks include a free ski pass, and a set of benefits including... 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Hourly employees are generally eligible for accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Extra Time Off (ETO) and Sick Time.  Salaried employees are generally eligible for Flexible Time Off (FTO) 
  • Paid Parental Leave for eligible mothers and fathers  
  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts  
  • Life, AD&D, and disability insurance 

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. www.vailresortscareers.com

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 309789

Nearest Major Market: Denver