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Room Service Server - $9.54 + tips

Date:  Jun 13, 2022

Vail, CO, US

Company:  Vail Mountain
Shift Type:  Year Round

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.


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


Job Specifications: 

  • Outlet: The Hythe
  • Starting Wage: $9.54 per hour + tips
  • Effective October 2022 minimum wage will be increased to $20 per hour 
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Other Specifics: Tipped


The Room Service Server is responsible for ensuring that all Resort guests have the highest quality food and beverage in-room dining experience possible.  Provides exceptional service levels during all interactions with owners, guests, co-workers and management. 


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensures that the guest experience is pleasant in regard to telephone order taking, in-room presentation, quality of food & beverage products and efficiency in table/tray clean up by adhering to the department’s brand standards. 
  • Consistently adheres to the uniform standards and always looks clean, neat and professional.
  • Responsible for consistently providing exceptional telephone service skills and a professional, cheerful tone of voice.   Accurately takes in-room dining orders and offers food and beverage suggestions.
  • Accurately inputs all orders into the point of sale system and communicates any special requests to the kitchen.  Correctly settles all checks to the proper account. Handles all table/tray set up paying special attention to cleanliness and proper presentation/position of settings.    
  • Delivers all orders within the specified time frame.
  • Ensures all orders are correct and that all accompaniments are provided. 
  • Calls guests/owners by name and remains professional and competent while setting up the in room dining presentation according to the brand standards.
  • Pro-actively follows up on all in-room dining experiences by checking on the satisfaction of the owner/guest and offering to remove tables/trays within two hours of delivering the order. 
  • Responsible for doing floor sweeps every two hours to ensure the corridors and service elevator landings are free of room service tables, trays, dishes and amenities.
  • Reads daily schedule of events, VIP list, BEOs/resumes to prepare for each shift and upcoming events.
  • Responsible for the completion of all side work that is assigned by the captain/manager. Maintains a neat and clean department and leads the charge in the resorts’ commitment to environmental efforts and recycling.
  • Capable of working as part of a cohesive team and maintaining a positive, proactive attitude.  
  • Practices safe work habits in all types of duties and with all equipment.
  • Oversees the compliance of state liquor laws and all health regulations.
  • Complies with all Resort policies, procedures and standards of operation.
  • Must be able to assist in other outlets, including: First Chair, Avalanche Pub and Starbucks during slow periods of the year.
  • Performs any additional tasks or projects as required.



  • Must be a High School Graduate or have a GED. -required
  • Must have 1 year of guest service. -required
  • Must have ability to effectively communicate in English to guests, vendors and employees. -required
  • Bilingual English/Spanish. -preferred
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. -required
  • Must be able to stand and walk for up to 8 hours. -required
  • Must be able to work a varied schedule including weekends and holidays. -required
  • In person interviews. -required
  • Resumes. -required


Schedule is five days a week mornings and evenings.


The budgeted range starts at $9.54 per hour.  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 

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 411467

Nearest Major Market: Denver