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

Date:  Jan 8, 2021

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!


The Children's Center Lead 



This position will be involved with or is directly responsible for:

  • Hiring and training - including binding certifications
  • Managing and coaching employees
  • Scheduling staff to achieve a high quality guest experience while managing to labor budgets
  • Overall morale of rental shop and set up crew staff
  • Oversight and management of Ski School Set Up Crew
  • Responsible for the daily appearance of fencing and animation for teaching areas, check-in areas, parent pick up areas and kids adventure zone trails.
  • Workplace safety and supporting safety initiatives
  • Quality control - routine equipment maintenance and safety checks
  • Assisting with the yearly rental buy
  • Torque tests and inventory control
  • Administrative duties
  • Self development
  • Driving value for the company
  • Continuous and superior guest relations
  • Maintaining and promoting teamwork
  • Operational duties and maintenance of physical assets and other duties as assigned
  • Supports guest service scores for the children’s ski and snowboard school through efficient check-in process.
  • Working as a team with staff of multiple departments



  • Must be 18 years or older
  • High School diploma or equivalent is required
  • 2 years rental shop experience required
  • Must possess superior guest service skills
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, understand and comprehend English fluently
  • Desire to work directly with young children
  • Knowledge of skiing/snowboarding equipment is a must
  • Must be willing and able to be outside in adverse winter conditions
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift, bend and carry items with a combined weight of 30 lbs (such as ski racks, ski and snowboard equipment, etc.)
  • Must be willing/able to work weekends and holidays throughout the season



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 224807

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg