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Security Lead - Winter Seasonal

Date:  Nov 22, 2021

Mercersburg, PA, US

Company:  Whitetail Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2021/2022

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

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


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!


Security Lead


The Security Lead position provides supervision and leadership to the Mountain Security Department. Mountain Security is primarily a guest service department that provides a variety of loss prevention, fire and life safety, and access control services 


The Security Lead will perform the following duties:


  • Responsible for supervision of all security officers in the performance of their duties
  • Supervises all security activities and operations as outlined in the security training manual and performs training related activities
  • Monitors and supervises shrinkage throughout the resort, report safety hazards, unacceptable behavior, or suspicious persons to Security Supervisor
  • Respond promptly and professionally to guest and employee situations, events and requests. These will not always fall within the scope of specific departmental responsibilities,
  • Perform patrols during assigned shifts in a manner that designated facilities are completely checked on a regular basis as a deterrent against any and all problems.
  • Be knowledgeable of other departments so as to be able to assist in assuring the maintenance and upkeep of facilities and equipment as related to security and safety issues,
  • Prepares necessary maintenance requests for safety-related maintenance requirements.
  • Be responsive to emergency situations and ensure that required notifications are completed,
  • Prepare coherent, legible and complete professional reports under existing guidelines,
  • Work with local public safety agencies to resolve various situations and concerns.
  • Be familiar with Communications Center operations,
  • Be available upon reasonable notice to patrol any shift,
  • Provide asset protection and escorts,
  • Follow department, mountain, and Corporate Policy and Procedures,
  • Must be able to work as a team,
  • Other duties as assigned.




  • 2 years of security, law enforcement, military or emergency services,
  • 3 years of supervisory experience,
  • High School or GED,
  • Valid drivers license,
  • Proficient with Microsoft applications and email,
  • English - read, write and speak,
  • Able to lift and carry 100lbs,
  • Able to stand and walk up to 8 hours per day,
  • Able to pass a background check
  • Able to obtain a Proprietary Private Security Officer or Guard Card,
  • Ability to work in all indoor  and outdoor  conditions, including severe weather,


Preferred Skills


  • EMT or First Aid, AED, CPR certification,
  • IC 100, 200, 700, 300
  • Intermediate skier/snowboarder,
  • Snowmobile experience
  • Ability to communicate in Spanish.
  • Company/LOB overview


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. 

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 380587

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg