Entry Trail Maintenance Crew - Summer Seasonal - Northstar California Resort

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The entry trail crew member is responsible for assisting with maintenance, construction, and irrigation of various bike/hike trail features and trail surfaces.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  


  • Assist with trail maintenance, trail and feature construction, trail irrigation
  • Ensures that all trail features are functional at all times
  • Utilizes hand tools, may also routinely utilize power tools such as chain saws, grinders, cutting equipment, and heavy equipment in simple terrain
  • Conducts water quality inspections and performs necessary  tasks to ensure and maintain water quality integrity
  • Assist with medical emergencies as needed. 


  • Intermediate to expert mountain bike skills required as well as ability to test some bike features.
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Eligible to operate all required company vehicles
  • Preferred: Intermediate carpentry skills
  • Preferred: Know how to shape jump take offs, landings and berms
  • Preferred: Be able to read trail or feature plans and build under limited supervision

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.

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.” 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 150123

Vail Resorts
Full time
Truckee, California 96160, US