Building Maintenance - HVAC / Refrigeration Technician

Date:  Jun 26, 2024

Whistler, BC, Canada

Company:  Whistler Blackcomb
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, and mountain shuttles
  • RSP Options (after 12 months or 2000 cumulative hours of service)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent training and professional development
  • Referral Program

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


Top five reasons to work in Maintenance

  1. Working outside in Whistler British Columbia
  2. Once in a lifetime learning experience
  3. Best schedule – 3 days off every week.
  4. Every single working day presents challenges different from the last day
  5. Great team environment


Job Specifications

  • Expected Pay Range:  $35.36 - $47.15 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability:  Full Time (30-40 hours/week), Year Round
  • Skill Level: Advanced  


Job Responsibilities:

  • To continually strive to exceed our Guest’s and Employee’s expectations and to provide them with the finest mountain recreation experience again and again
  • Ensure Safety procedures and policies are followed while work is performed, according to Work Safe BC and company policy.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on all food Equipment in the restaurants
  • Perform emergency repair work on various equipment.
  • Maintain a tidy work area at all times
  • Perform outdoor work in all types of weather and locations
  • Work a variety of different shifts as required
  • You will occasionally be required to work overtime and through breaks to finish work.
  • Work Professionally with the public and all departments at all times
  • Be a TEAM PLAYER, which includes always willing to lend a hand.
  • Fill out work orders and daily time sheets.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Demonstrate our core values: Safety First, Striving to be the best, and showing that we care
  • Always show up on time, in uniform, and adhere to the grooming policy!
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:

  • Must be a Journeyman Refrigeration ticket
  • Preference to 5 years experience with Food Equipment services
  • Must be able to work at a high level without Supervision
  • Operational knowledge of Whistler and Blackcomb an asset
  • Must possess a valid BC driver's license and provide a satisfactory "N"-Print Driver's Abstract
  • Strong communications skills an asset
  • Computer skills an asset
  • First aid ticket an asset
  • Proof of clear criminal record check


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 501607
Reference Date: 05/28/2024
Job Code Function: Building Maintenance