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Lift Operator - $17 per Hour - Full Time - Summer Seasonal - Vail

Date:  May 14, 2022
Location: 

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.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for assisting the public in the safe loading and unloading of ski lift, including giving instruction when necessary
  • Maintain a level surface on loading and unloading ramps
  • Continuously check lift tickets
  • Help maintain a safe work environment keeping work area free of hazards
  • Handle guest relations in a friendly and courteous manner

 

Skills:

  • Strong communication skills and good judgement skills in dealing with guests
  • Ability to react quickly under pressure
  • Ability to complete paperwork and keep records in an organized fashion

 

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift 75 pounds (heavy lifting)
  • Ability to operate a ski lift, load and unload guests and their bikes on a ski lift, direct guests through lift lines, and maintain ramp conditions in all areas in varying types of weather
  • Ability to ride a chairlift as a passenger

 

Certifications/Diplomas/Prerequisites:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

 

 

 

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

The perks and benefits include

  • Free Summer passes for employees 
  • 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Accrued Sick Time 
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family 
  • Discounted lodging, food (including $5 meals), gear, and mountain shuttles 
  • Discounted bike haul & golf 
  • Excellent training & professional development 

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

  • Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (only available once eligible employees work 750 hours)  
  • Free ski passes for dependents

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 429927


Nearest Major Market: Denver