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KAT Ski Guide - Keystone Adventure Tours

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.

Keystone Adventure Tour Guides make that first run down Independence Bowl, Keystone's expert-only terrain, a memorable one. During the season, we offer two guided tours daily through this exhilarating bowl. Each tour comes complete with a catered lunch at the Independence Bowl Hut. KAT Guides are highly-trained professional who lead guests on safe and exciting tours.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Guide skiers and riders in snowcat accessible terrain.
  • Responsible for safety and welfare of all in tour as well as self.
  • Set up and breakdown catered lunch.
  • Maintain equipment and facilities.
  • Ski fitting and binding tech for guests
  • Snowcat operations
  • Follow up on reservations and daily tours - RPOS.


Job Qualifications:


  • OEC, EMT - preferred.
  • Avalanche level I certified, or ability to attain certification prior to employment - required
  • Expert skier - required
  • Min 5 years patrol experience - preferred
  • Background in Outfitting, Hunting, Fishing, ATV Tours, Rafting - preferred.


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 127469

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Tourism - Travel

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Remote ok?



21 days ago

Vail Resorts

Experience of a Lifetime