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Lunch Server - Game Creek - Full & Part Time - Winter Seasonal

Date:  Sep 13, 2021

Vail, CO, US

Company:  Vail Mountain
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2021/2022

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



Nestled just below Eagle's Nest and just above the Game Creek chair lift, Game Creek Restaurant is a truly unique location, with a private, members-only lunch balanced with a gourmet dinner program.  Dining at Game Creek is an exceptional experience where guests overlook the beautiful Game Creek Bowl and either ski in for lunch or ride a snowcat for dinner. This breathtaking European chalet-style restaurant is Vail Mountain’s signature fine dining location.  A truly unique dining venue, Game Creek Restaurant is open exclusively for Game Creek Club Members during lunch. 


Expectations of lunch servers at Game Creek are to learn members' expectations and exceed them, deliver timely and exceptional service, and work with the Game Creek Club concierge staff to accommodate member needs.

Servers are responsible for providing exceptional guest service in a fine dining, professional, and enjoyable dining environment.  Lunch servers work daytime hours from approximately 9:30am to 4:30pm.  Full time positions are 5 shifts per week, and part time is a minimum commitment to 2 shifts per week.


Responsibilities Include (but are not limited to):

  • Will perform daily setup and cleaning duties, including, but not limited to stocking, polishing silver, glass and dishware; setting, bussing and clearing tables; trash and recycling removal; expediting food; serving food and drinks; waiting tables; bussing; and any other duties assigned
  • Servers monitor table fire times and perform accurate silverware placement for multiple-course meals
  • Servers must have explicit knowledge of the menus and be able to make recommendations as well as answer questions regarding dish preparations and bar selections



  • High School diploma or equivalent - required.
  • Must be available to work lunches - required.
  • At least 2 years previous waiting experience - required.
  • Must have fine dine experience as well as working knowledge of wine and beverage service – preferred..
  • Must have or obtain valid TiPS certification upon employment (will provide training) - required.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older - required.
  • Must be fluent in English - required.
  • Must be able to stand for 8+ hours - required.
  • Must be able to lift and carry 40+ lbs - required.
  • Previous work experience in a private club – preferred.
  • Must be available to work weekends and holidays including: Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, December 26th through January 2nd, Presidents’ Day Weekend, and any other holidays as requested - required.
  • ServSafe or Food Handler’s Card (or ability to obtain) – required.





The budgeted range starts at $9.30+Tips.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.

The perks and benefits include

  • Free ski passes for employees 
  • 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Accrued Sick Time 
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family 
  • Free ski lessons 
  • 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

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. 

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 344007

Nearest Major Market: Denver