Vail Resorts Advanced Maintenance Tech/HVAC - Year Round - Okemo Mountain Resort in Ludlow, Vermont

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Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overseeing resort standards and appearances for both buildings and grounds.

  • Works closely with the Facilities Director to ensure quality and expectations are met for a consistent look throughout the resort.

  • Assists Facilities Director with the maintenance of physical assets, building, grounds and equipment for the resort supervisors and coordinates the activities of maintenance workers, grounds workers and custodial staff

  • Meets weekly with teams to be sure communications and BEO planning is on task, and to prioritize maintenance projects and requests

  • Oversees schedule to ensure proper coverage of staff for HOA and COA including weekend and holidays

  • Works closely with team to ensure cross-training across all building and grounds

  • Meets daily with Facilities Director to ensure clear communication is being shared across the teams

  • Works with Facilities Director to plan, organize and supervise the activities of staff, for proper repair and maintenance of mechanical equipment and systems, grounds maintenance, and food transport

  • Responsible for snow removal during winter months, and helps to develop processes and procedures for best practices

  • Ensures that preventative maintenance procedures are carried out on a schedule basis and completes maintenance records for all equipment, makes recommendations for replacement equipment when necessary, evaluates new equipment for durability

  • Obtains cost estimates for supplies, parts and equipment repair, orders supplies and maintains inventory of parts

  • Maintains records of completed maintenance and repair work

  • Oversees and guides team in the remodeling and renovation of building structures; looks for new projects and opportunities when working with the HOAs

  • Gives input for the annual department budget

  • Additional duties as requested by the supervisor

Skills (to include the following):

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with ability to manage staff

  • Ability to handle a great deal of pressure

  • Detail oriented with a keen eye on the elements of the grounds

  • Ability to access and help repair equipment, and provide maintenance as required

  • Able to work independently and in a team environment

  • Ability to foresee undesirable conditions and take corrective action

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift 75 pounds (heavy lifting)

  • Overhead reaching, ability to stand, sit, walk, bend and climb for long periods of time as well as handle climate changes and work in all weather conditions

  • Ability to access all areas of the resort

  • Ability to communicate with a two-way radio

  • Operating equipment such as snowmobile, snowcat, automobile/truck, or four-wheeler for transportation is required

Certifications/Diplomas/Prerequisites:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 2 years previous experience in a grounds related field

  • Previous plowing experience preferred

  • Valid driver’s license

At Okemo, we’ve got 2,200 vertical feet of positive outlook and it shows. Culture is what we teach. And service with a smile is the linchpin of our philosophy. Every interaction with our guests-on and off the mountain, at the golf courses, Adventure Zone and at the Evolution Bike Park, is an opportunity to turn a skier, rider, golfer, or recreational enthusiast into a lifelong member of our family. Our employees reflect this attitude by having fun doing what they do best: creating a memorable recreational experience! www.vailresortscareers.com at http://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.

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