Snowcat Operator/Grooming - All Levels - Winter Seasonal - Breckenridge SkiResort

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.




Now Hiring Experienced and Entry Snowcat Operators to join or grooming and trails team. 


The Snowcat Operator will be responsible for operating a snowcat and grooming ski trails.

Additional job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Learn to drive and operate a snowcat efficiently to produce a smooth and continuous groomed surface.
  • Conduct daily maintenance inspections on equipment and complete logs.
  • Learn safety precautions and operating recommendations as outlined in the manufacturer's operating manual.
  • Learn the names of trails and knowledge of the mountain layout.
  • Communicate clearly and accurately on the mountain radio.
  • Understand the Breckenridge Ski Resort daytime grooming plan.
  • Work towards contributing to department and company goals.
  • Willingly perform jobs outside normal job responsibilities.


Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Ski resort experience -preferred
  • Valid US Driver's License -required
  • Grooming or equipment operating experience -preferred
  • Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds
  • Must be able to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions
  • Must be willing to work evenings, weekends and holidays.

If you’re hard working and feel exhilarated serving others, you’ll feel right at home in our authentic ski town and world-class mountain resort. As a community of adventurers and discoverers, we deliver an experience of a lifetime to every single guest that visits our mountain town. If you’re interested in moving mountains in your career, come work with us at Breckenridge where you’ll instantly feel at home.

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 155903

Vail Resorts
Full time
Breckenridge, CO 80424, US