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Technical Terrain Groomer - Winter Seasonal - Full Time

Company: Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation
Location: Vail
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Please note, this position is located at Steamboat Resort in Steamboat Springs, CO.Who 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 an outstanding experience for our staff and guests alike. Working at Steamboat Resort can be the most rewarding seasonal experience or become a lifelong career. You will also be a part of Steamboat s future as we move full steam ahead with the resort s largest transformation and redevelopment in history. Find out more about this exciting project at www.steamboat.com/fullsteamahead. Fair warning: Starting a job at Steamboat will 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: Steamboat offers many exciting perks and benefits including a Alterra Mountain Company 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 access to employee housing (based on availability and employment status), a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, Employee Assistance Program, Sick Pay 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. The Technical Terrain Groomer must have at least one year of driving a snowcat and/or heavy equipment, operate equipment on extreme trails, winch utilization and have the basic understanding of race venue surface preparation. Additional training may be required based upon applicants abilities. Valid Driver s License is required and must have good night vision to operate equipment in the evenings. Detailed job description, including responsibilities, work performed, tools or equipment used, etc.:

  • Building and maintaining the resort and SSWSC race and training facilities
  • Use snowcat (Winch, Beast, Husky, Bison) to shape terrain, maintain a race surface on training sites and to do technical detail grooming around the resort for optimal guest experience.
  • Inspection of equipment
  • Clean equipment
  • Fuel equipment
  • Perform repair orders and computer entry
  • Compliance with all company policies and procedures as well as any regulatory requirements
  • Other duties, as assigned Minimum skills, experience, and education required for this job:
    • Must have at least 1 year of experience driving a snowcat and/or heavy equipment
    • Must have mechanical aptitude
    • Must be able to operate equipment on extreme trails, including winch utilization
    • Adhere to all safety policies
    • Knowledge of the mountain terrain required
    • Basic knowledge of race venue preparation
    • Interact and maintain positive relationships with guests, co-workers and management consistent with Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation s Service Excellence standards Physical Requirements:
      • Must be minimum 18 years of age
      • Must have excellent hand and eye coordination
      • Must have good night vision and can operate equipment at night
      • Lift approximately 40 lbs. (chain, removing implements)
      • Sit for long periods of time as well as climb in and out of snow cats, cabs
      • Walk on uneven slick conditions in extreme inclement weather conditions
      • Must have a valid driver's license and meet insurability standards Miscellaneous information:
        • This is an hourly non-exempt position and is subject to overtime pay
        • Please note that staff who are required to drive a motorized company vehicle including off road vehicles such as snowmobiles, groomers, ATV's, etc., must provide a copy of their valid driver's license
        • Will work five 8-hour shifts Friday Wednesday 4:30 12:30
        • All 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 rate: $20.50 per hour Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation is an equal opportunity employer Associated topics: aerial, capitol, coordinator, field, gs 0090 05, intern, japanese, recreation attendant, tour, trek

Keywords: Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation, Vail , Technical Terrain Groomer - Winter Seasonal - Full Time, Other , Vail, Colorado

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