Entry Grooming Operator - Winter Seasonal - Keystone Resort

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

A Snow Cat Grooming Operator is an essential position for the success of Keystone Ski Resort.¬  Whether or not Mother Nature gives us 100 or 300 feet of snow,¬ our grooming team¬ is what allows us to open our¬ resort¬ earlier and keep our season¬ going longer than we ever could with Mother Nature alone.¬ ¬ ¬ 


Entry Job Functions

  • Prepare and maintain a skiing surface for skiers of all levels

  • Fulfill all hauling needs and dozing needs of the other departments

  • Report any equipment damage to lead driver

  • Operates all the snowcats with precision

  • Understands and follows all safety guidelines


  • Valid driver's license and acceptable driving record - required for all levels

  • Willing to work 10+ hour shifts as needed - required for all levels

  • Willing to work early morning, late evening and overnight shifts - required for all levels

  • Willing to work holiday and weekends as required - required for all levels

  • Must be comfortable working outdoors in an alpine, winter environment - required for all levels

  • Team player - required for all levels

  • Basic understanding of Keystone's trail system - required for Entry

  • Experience with operating a snowcat and winch kat grooming - required for Advanced & Intermediate

  • Understand grooming patterns and methods including team grooming techniques - required for Advanced & Intermediate

  • Knowledge of the Keystone Ski Resort - required for Advanced and Intermediate

  • Grooming experience with Keystone Resort - required for Advanced and Intermediate

  • Ability to detect noticeable problems with equipment - required for all levels

  • Understand Safety guidelines - required for all levels

We're looking for team members who are passionate about their work and the world around them, who take pride in ensuring our guests receive the best possible service and who bring a sense of self and fun to all they do. Life at 9,280 feet in the sky is a little different. With our crisp Rocky Mountain air and boundless options for¬ adventure and exploration, you can join a community who loves where they live and loves what they do. Keystone will be your home away from home; a place where friendliness, an eye for detail and unmatched guest service¬ is the foundation of our Culture. Come join our team ‚€“ where A Mountain of Possibilities awaits. 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 162528

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