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Entry Lift Mechanic - Year Round

Date:  Nov 23, 2021
Location: 

Mercersburg, PA, US

Company:  Whitetail Resort
Shift Type:  Year Round

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. 

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

 

AS A LIFT MECHANIC ENTRY YOU WILL:

  • Ensures safe and reliable mechanical operation of lifts.
  • Participate in daily safety meetings
  • Adheres to all resort policies, safety guidelines and best practice procedures at all times.
  • Encounter adverse weather conditions
  • Climb to heights of 25’

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensures safe and reliable mechanical operation of lifts.
  • Responsible for following the company's safety and risk management policies and procedures
  • Responsible for performance and scheduling of all preventative maintenance procedures
  • Must assist in troubleshooting all "down" lifts
  • Responsible for assuring that the Maintenance Mgr., Lead, and Lift Dispatch is immediately informed and consulted about all abnormal or unusual conditions, incidents, observations, or system malfunctions.
  • Respond, as assigned, to lift failures to productively resolve these situations in a timely manner
  • Responsible for maintaining all tools, equipment, and vehicles as assigned
  • Must be able to evacuate a lift under auxilary power in all circumstances
  • Assist in the ongoing training of lift maintenance personnel
  • Provide superior service to our guests (internal and external) at all times.  Interact with the guests and respond to all guests in a courteous, efficient manner
  • Responsible for recording all information of work performed on lifts and submitting to lift records in a timely manner
  • Safe and efficient operation of trucks, snowmobiles and a variety of other transport vehicles
  • Other duties as assigned

 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Lift Experience – Preferred
  • Mechanical background  -Preferred
  • Must be willing to work evenings, holidays and weekends – Required
  • Current, valid Driver’s License – Required
  • Must be at least 18 years of age – Required
  • Flexible schedule required during peak times throughout the year.  Must be willing to work evenings, holidays and weekends – Required.
  • Ability to manage time, deliver expectations and to thrive in a high-stress, rapid-changing environment
  • Professionalism and strong guest service skills, attention to detail and timeliness
  • Ability to work well with others while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form (in English) including communicating on the mountain radio
  • High School graduation or equivalent – Preferred 

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to work extended hours in adverse weather conditions, and work overnight
  • Weight Lifted: 51-100lbs
  • Lifting, Standing, Walking, Climbing/Balance Frequency: 2/3 of the time
  • Sitting, Reaching, Stooping, Kneeling, Crouching, Crawling Frequency: 1/3

 

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 366810


Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg