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Children's Center Attendant - Full & Part Time - Winter Seasonal

Date:  Dec 24, 2020

Mercersburg, PA, US

Company:  Whitetail Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2020/2021

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. 


Whitetail Mountain Resort is now part of the Vail Resorts family and we’ve started hiring for our Winter 20-21 season! All Whitetail Mountain Resort employees receive a FREE ski pass that gives you access to skiing and riding at all Vail Resorts-owned mountains. Along with the free ski pass, employees also get discounts on food, lodging, and retail products, along with other pro-deal discounts on brand names. Join the team this season for an Experience of a Lifetime!


Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Keeping yourself and your guests SAFE at all times and in all situations.
  • Providing exceptional guest service at all times; sharing your passion for working with kids.


The details:

  • Provide a great experience for guests of all ages.
  • Assist in accommodating children with food allergies and/or special needs.
  • Assist children who are tired, feel ill, or are unwilling to participate in lessons.
  • Contact/communicate with guardian(s) regarding the status of their child.
  • Accurately assist guests and staff with procedures and processes while organizing children.
  • Ensure that guests are equipped appropriately (fitting and adjusting equipment) and working with instructors/supervisors and managers to make changes when necessary. 
  • Supervise children both outside during lessons and inside the children's center.
  • Facilitate child security and the return of children to identified guardian(s).
  • Display positive and effective communication with other attendants and instructors.



  • High School or Equivalent Education.
  • Ability to attend all required training sessions.
  • Must be fluent in all aspects of the English language (spoken and written).
  • Must have excellent guest service skills.
  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Must work well in a team.
  • Must successfully complete a Criminal Background Check.
  • Must be able to work in inclement weather in a high alpine environment.
  • Must have sight, speech, and hearing abilities sufficient to learn skills, follow and provide directions.
  • Must be willing to assist children.
  • Must be available to work holidays and weekends.


Preferred Skills:

  • Experience working in a guest service industry with guests of all ages.
  • Previous kitchen/food prep experience.
  • Knowledge of local area/resort.
  • Previous experience with teaching/coaching/mentoring children and/or childcare.
  • Ability to communicate in Spanish.(optional)


As one of Pennsylvania’s premier skiing locations, Whitetail Mountain has everything guests need to make epic memories. Join our team and experience the outdoors like never before. Your adventure starts now.  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 255608

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg