Vail Resorts Entry Transport Snowcat - Northstar California Resort - Winter Seasonal in Truckee, California

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Northstar California - One of the finest year-round mountain resorts in North America, Northstar California is host to a base area village featuring unique shops and restaurants, a conference center, 9,000 square foot outdoor skating rink, on-site lodging, special events and more! A winter sport enthusiast's paradise, Northstar offers 97 ski trails spread across 3,170 acres, award-winning terrain parks and snow sports including alpine and Telemark skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and tubing. Summer activities include mountain biking, golfing, scenic lift rides for sightseeing and hiking, and fly-fishing!

Mountain Services Snowcat Transport provides support and over the snow transportation to Mountain Operations and various on mountain departments.

Responsibilities include:

  • Operating snow cats, UTVs, and snowmobiles to transport personnel, goods, and waste.

  • Operating heavy equipment for snow removal in several mountain locations.

  • Snow removal by hand in key areas around the Maintenance Shop.

  • Respond to and help clean up Hazardous waste spills.

  • Ensure a clear understanding of the requested tasks and ask for clarification when needed.

  • Comprehend and adhere to company policies and procedures.

  • Report any potentially harmful equipment or situations, safety-related accidents and incidents at once to immediate supervisor.

  • Ability to follow oral and/or written directions.

  • Contribute to team effort by assuming responsibility for the cleanliness of the equipment, the resort and safety of all guests and employees.

  • Accepting diverse assignments; maintaining a positive and friendly attitude and demeanor in all internal and external interactions.

  • Meet service and safety objectives and department goals as set forth by immediate supervisor.

  • Flexibility with working hours and schedule.

  • Physical demands - performing the duties of this job will include walking or stepping on uneven, often icy surfaces and working in elevation, on steep slopes.

  • Work environment - demands while performing the duties of this job may include regular exposure to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions, of which may include hiking in deep snow. The noise level in the work place is usually loud.


• Must be at least 18 years of age.

• Valid state driver’s license.

• Must be able to lift and carry up to 80 lbs.

• Prior to offer, must complete driving records verification.

This position works 5 days a week (Days and Nights) and will include weekends and holidays.

Have fun. Serve Others. Do Right. Drive Values. Do Good. Be Safe. These are the values Vail Resorts employees embrace daily. As the premier mountain resort company in the world and a leader in luxury, destination-based travel at iconic locations, we operate in three highly integrated and interdependent segments including mountain, lodging and real estate. Vail Resorts employees are good at what they do and we welcome people who bring enthusiasm, pride and a commitment to creating an Experience of a Lifetime to our stakeholders.

Vail Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer

With diverse tree-lined mountain trails, a world-class terrain park and a vibrant village, Northstar is the perfect setting for families and snow sports enthusiasts alike. Nestled in the Sierra Nevada just 15 minutes from Lake Tahoe, 30 minutes from Reno and a few hours from Napa and San Francisco, it’s easy to explore everything Northern California has to offer. Join the Northstar team and learn why Truckee, CA has been voted one of the “Top 25 Ski Towns in the World.”

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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