Vail Resorts Mangement Associate Program - August 2018 in Vail, Colorado

Thank you for your interest in the Vail Resorts Management Associate Program . We are pleased to offer this distinguished opportunity to participate in our unique program. Experience of a Lifetime - more than just our mission, these words describe our unique and iconic resorts and the people who share a desire to achieve and experience excellence.

As part of our Management Associate Program, you’ll have the opportunity to work on three eight-month hospitality rotations, experiencing multiple resort concepts and locations. Assignments can include breathtaking mountain locations and stunning national parks.

The Management Associate Program will have a start date in August 2019. The application process for this program will end on November 30, 2018.

Our MAP program includes:

  • A stimulating curriculum with a heavy emphasis on working in all aspects of the operation while gaining a solid knowledge base of each department.

  • Rotations in all areas/departments specific to your program of focus.

  • Strong coaching and direction from key members of management and executive mentors.

  • The opportunity to be placed in a management position after successful completion of the two-year program.

A qualified candidate should possess:

  • 4 year degree in hospitality management or similar business discipline, having graduated within the last 3 semesters.

  • Prefer prior line level or supervisory experience in a hotel or resort in a variety of operational areas.

  • Must have excellent communication (written and oral) and organizational skills.

  • Must have familiarity with basic Microsoft Office programs.

  • Must have upbeat positive can do attitude and posses the ability to lead and motivate people.

  • Ability to work long hours and varied shifts in a fast paced environment, including weekends and holidays.

  • Must be willing to relocate between Colorado and Wyoming during the two year rotational period.

We offer a variety of professional career opportunities at our corporate headquarters near Boulder, Colorado. Our corporate headquarters team shares both a passion for the outdoors and a drive to re-imagine the mountain resort experience around the world.

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