Experienced Fleet Maintenance - Trades

Date:  Apr 1, 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


Fleet Maintenance – Commercial Transport/ Heavy Duty Mechanic Tradesperson

Our Mission statement is the very essence of why we’re here – a compelling statement that defines our reason to be here each day:

“To create the experience of a lifetime”


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 expectations and to create experiences of a lifetime.
  • To ensure proper safety and cleanliness in the shops at all times.
  • Work professionally with the public and all departments at all times. Clean and well groomed.
  • Trouble shooting of mechanical and electrical systems on various equipment.
  • Commercial Transport/Heavy Duty mechanics and inspections on assorted equipment including tracked vehicles, heavy/light trucks and busses.
  • Removal, repair and assembly of components.
  • Detailing, including painting of equipment.
  • Ability to work in a team oriented, safety focused environment
  • Fill out work orders, daily sheets as required.
  • Move equipment safely in and out of service building.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Job Qualifications:

  • Licensed Commercial Transport and or Heavy Duty for B.C. or Interprovincial Ticketed tradesperson
  • Certified BC commercial transport inspector definitely an asset
  • Experience with Pisten Bully Snowcat an asset
  • Competency with Commercial Transport and Heavy Duty mechanics
  • Must be able to work at a high level without supervision in extreme weather conditions.
  • Ability to drive ATVs, Trucks and Snowmobiles for equipment recoveries and on-hill temporary repairs to assorted vehicles.
  • Strive to add to an integrated, professional, highly motivated team, a must.
  • Capable of lifting and fitting tires to Buses, Trucks and Heavy Equipment


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 501107
Reference Date: 01/24/2024
Job Code Function: Fleet Maintenance