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Entry Equipment Operator - Adventure Center Ice Rink

Vail Resorts

Keystone, CO, US

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 50 most innovative companies as named by Fast Company, and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.


The Keystone Adventure Center is home to the largest Zamboni-maintained outdoor ice rink in North America, which is open from late-November through early March. The Adventure Center equipment operator helps to ensure guests have the best experience possible on our five acre ice rink in the winter.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent guest service to all guests at the Keystone Adventure Center
  • Snow removal and ice resurfacing on Keystone's outdoor ice rink (intermediate level)
  • Maintenance and upkeep of rink's facilities and equipment
  • Shoveling and other outdoor maintenance and upkeep
  • Monitor ice rink to enforce rules and safety guidelines
  • Other duties as assigned by manager


Job Qualifications:

  • Prior experience operating all ice rink equipment, including but not limited to: Zamboni, Bobcat, John Deer – strongly preferred
  • Experienced in maintenance for natural, outdoor ice rink- preferred
  • Previous heavy equipment operation experience - required
  • Valid US Driver’s License and acceptable driving record - required
  • Intermediate to advanced level ice skater - required
  • Able to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays - required
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lb - required
  • Ability to work outdoors under inclement weather - required
  • Previous guest service experience - required


We’re looking for team members who are passionate about their work and the world around them, who take pride in ensuring our guests receive the best possible service, and who bring a sense of self and fun to all they do. Life at 9,280 feet in the sky is a little different. With our crisp Rocky Mountain air and vast options for adventure and exploring, you can join a community who loves where they live and love what they do. Keystone will be your home away from home, with its warmth, friendliness and unequaled eye for detail. Come join our team – where A Mountain of Possibilities awaits.

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 126949

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