Vail Resorts

Work with a team that's passionate about providing world-class experiences at one of the legendary Midwest family destinations. An easy drive from many southeast Michigan cities, Mt. Brighton is truly a place Where Epic Begins, offering skiing to beginners and experts alike.

At Vail Resorts we want to create the Experience of a Lifetime. Our continuous investment in our people and infrastructure support this Experience. By being part of our great team, you in turn provide this once in a lifetime experience to our guests. Vail Resorts would not be the premier mountain resorts company in the world without you. We appreciate your hard work and dedication.

As a benefit provided by Vail Resorts, Employees receive a free season pass providing access to skiing and snowboarding at many of the resorts in our family. Full-Time eligable employee dependents receive a free pass while part-time dependents may receive the same access for $40. (Dependent passes not available for Holiday Help Employees).

Vail Resorts Mt Brighton Ski Area, Bauer Road, Brighton, MI, USA
Nov 14, 2019
The Mt. Brighton Lift Operations team is looking for enthusiastic and outdoor-oriented individuals to spend the winter with our team. At Mt. Brighton, guest service is our #1 goal and we depend on our Lift Operators to ensure a safe and fun experience for everyone. The position’s major responsibilities are interaction with guests, safe operation of chairlift equipment during day and/or night, and overseeing the safety of guests while they are around equipment.   AS A LIFT OPERATOR YOU WILL: Execute the safe, efficient and courteous loading and unloading of guests onto chairlifts and surface lifts. Greet and assist guests to make a positive impression and enhance the guest experience. Maintain lift ramp and snow removal. Operate machinery; contact Lift Maintenance if mechanical problems develop. Provide reports on daily lift machinery inspection logs. Organize traffic flow on lifts; may scan tickets. Open and/or close lifts as assigned. Takes responsibility of lift as defined by Lift Operations Supervisor. Other duties as assigned.   JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least 18 years of age -  required Must be able to work holidays and weekends as needed -  required Must be able to stand outside in inclement weather for long periods of time and shovel or rake snow surfaces May lift up to 100 lbs., assistance is available for heavy lifting Must be able to make quick decisions regarding safety Professionalism and strong guest service skills, attention to detail and timeliness Ability to work well with others while maintaining a positive attitude Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form (in English) including communicating on the mountain radio   PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to be outside in potentially inclement weather for up to 8 hrs -  required Ability to shovel and rake snow surfaces Weight Lifted: 26-50lbs Lifting, Standing, Walking, Climbing/Balance Frequency: 2/3 of the time Sitting, Reaching, Stooping, Kneeling, Crouching, Crawling Frequency: 1/3