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Lift Mechanic - Year Round - Full Time

Company: Steamboat Ski Resort
Location: Vail
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Please note, this position is located at Steamboat Resort in Steamboat Springs, CO.
Year RoundWho We Are: Steamboat- Ski Town, U.S.A. -- is known as the friendliest mountain destination in the world, thanks to our western heritage and welcoming staff. We pride ourselves on hiring the best employees and providing the best experience in the industry. Our employee satisfaction scores top the charts and we have employees who choose to work for the resort for 2, 5, 10, 20 plus years. Fair warning, starting a job at Steamboat could lead to endless fun, lifelong friendships, and a rooted sense of community.Who We're Looking For: Friendly folks who want to work at the best ski resort, play in Champagne Powder and meet friends from around the world. Our culture is supportive, challenging, passionate and committed and we believe that diversity makes us stronger. We are looking for unique individuals who exemplify these qualities and care about each other, our mission, our environment and our communities. If you like to provide incredible guest service with a friendly attitude, you're ready to join our team. If your dream job includes skiing and riding, interacting with guests, rewarding work, free concerts, fireworks, employee parties and more-we'd love to hear from you!Perks & Benefits: Year Round employees at Steamboat are eligible for medical, dental, vision, legal plan, pet insurance, PTO and Vacation, Paid Parental Leave, health saving account with employer contribution as well as the perks and benefits that all Steamboat employees enjoy. These include a Steamboat and Alterra Mountain ski pass for you and eligible dependents, competitive compensation, free bus passes to surrounding areas, retail/rental discounts, food & beverage discounts, industry pro deal discounts, friends & family discounted tickets subject to restrictions, reservations and/or blackout dates. Steamboat also offers a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, (eligibility rules apply), Employee Assistance Program, and a chance to learn and advance within Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. Steamboat employees are also eligible for discounted tuition with partner online universities for all Alterra Mountain Company employees to further their education.Steamboat is looking for a lift mechanic with a solid mechanical and electrical aptitude to join our team. Our resort operates multiple lifts and are currently installing our second gondola! If you want to be part of a growing team and want to enjoy all Steamboat has to offer, apply today!Detailed job description, including responsibilities, work performed, tools or equipment used, etc.:

  • Conduct all maintenance activities required to assure safe and reliable operation of the area's lift system and associated equipment
  • Conduct daily, monthly, and weekly winter operational inspections of assigned lift equipment according to prescribed inspection guidelines
  • Complete work orders on all maintenance activities
  • Must maintain an understanding of the current rules and regulations of the Colorado Passenger Tramway Safety Board and other applicable agencies
  • Must become proficient at starting stalled ski lifts; assist in running lifts under auxiliary power and following lift failure and evacuation procedures
  • Must continually demonstrate a willingness and motivation to learn and develop the job skills that are specific to the types of equipment that must be maintained
  • Must be able to work well within a team to create a positive work environment in a high volume, and at times, stressful position
  • Duties and responsibilities split between field and shop environment
  • May work on lifts and/or gondola Must be able to work nights and weekendsMinimum skills, experience, education and ability required for this job:
    • Ability to adhere to all safety policies
    • Basic knowledge of hand tools and shop equipment
    • Must meet SSRC minimum driving standards and have current Driver's license; a successful motor vehicle record background check is required.
    • Must be able to safely operate a snowmobile in all conditions (will provide training)
    • One-year lift operator, or one season experience as a lift maintenance assistant
    • High school diploma requiredPhysical Requirements:
      • Must be able to lift 50 lbs at various heights and/or uneven terrain
      • Must be able to read and write in the English language
      • Must be able to work at heights (50+ feet), extreme weather conditions (snow, cold, wind etc.)Miscellaneous information:--- This is an hourly paid position and is subject to overtime payAll Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation employees are required to follow adapting COVID policies and guidelines.The base hourly pay range below represents the low and high end of the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation hourly pay range for this position. Actual pay will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to experience, education, training, location, merit system, quantity or quality of production, responsibilities, and regular and/or necessary travel. The range listed is just one component of Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include short-term and long-term incentives and many region-specific benefits.Steamboat area base hourly pay range: $21.00 - $33.00 per hourSteamboat Ski & Resort Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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