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Vail Resorts to Host National Hiring Event Nov. 5, 2016 at its Iconic Mountain Resorts in Utah, California, Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct.24, 2016—Vail Resorts is seeking brave, ambitious and passionate candidates to attend its Winter Jobs National Hiring event across all of its destination ski resorts in Utah, Colorado, California, Nevada, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin between 2-5 p.m. local time* on Nov. 5, 2016. Employment offers will be extended and no RSVP is required. Interested candidates who cannot make the event are encouraged to apply online at
Vail Resorts is interviewing for seasonal resort jobs such as mountain and lift operations, food and beverage, ski school, hospitality, lodging, transportation and retail/rental operations. Both full-time and part-time positions for the upcoming 2016-2017 season are available at Park City in Utah; VailBeaver CreekBreckenridge and Keystone in Colorado; HeavenlyKirkwood and Northstar in Lake Tahoe; Mt. Brighton in Michigan, Afton Alps in Minnesota and Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin. Jobs are available for all ages, from teens to retirees, and for all schedules. Many employees work for a season and stay for a career. Employees often start at one resort and then transfer to another for the summer, and return for winter at most Vail Resorts properties or resorts.

“When I was in college earning a degree in biology, it never occurred to me that I would make a career in the ski industry in a place 2,000 miles from where I grew up! There’s nothing like working in the mountains…the view and healthy lifestyle never gets old,” said Susan Elliott, senior manager of lift operations at Breckenridge Ski Resort. “Vail Resorts has given me the opportunity to pursue my passions and grow my career by allowing me to learn and develop. I’m challenged daily and have opportunities to be creative and make a positive impact on our staff and guests. I thoroughly enjoy the ‘family’ I work with and the incredible environment we share.”
Candidates hired for their Experience of a Lifetime will receive a complimentary ski pass for the 2016-2017 season or are reimbursed if they have already purchased a pass, as well as a competitive set of pay, benefits and unique perks like discounts on lodging, dining, gear and ski lessons for employees and their families. Additionally, employees at every level within the company are given access to formal tools for leadership development. Opportunities for lateral and upward mobility exist in numerous positions at the resorts and at the corporate headquarters in Broomfield, Colo.
Visit for more information and for more information about careers at Vail Resorts.
Hiring Event Locations & Contacts:
Park City
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Park City
Summit Ballroom
1800 Park Ave.
Park City, UT 84060 (map)
Contact: Hannah Huegel, or (435) 615-3381
Vail, Beaver Creek and Colorado Mountain Express
The Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort
Cortina Room
675 Lionshead Pl
Vail, CO 81657 (map)
Contacts: Becky Burns, or (970) 754-3060 and Suky Medina, or (970) 754-3710 for Colorado Mountain Express
Breckenridge and Keystone
The Maggie
575 South Park Avenue
Breckenridge, CO 80424 (map)
*Free Parking in F-Lot 
Keystone Mountain House
1202 E Keystone Road
Keystone, CO 80435 (map)
Contact: Katy Augustyn, or (970) 453-3249
Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood
Northstar California
Northstar Village Conference Rooms
5001 Northstar Drive
Truckee, CA 96161 (map)
* Note, Northstar will host their hiring event from 9-11am and 2-5pm on Nov. 5, 2016
Heavenly & Kirkwood
California Main Lodge, 3860 Saddle Road
South Lake Tahoe, Ca. 96150 (map)
Contact: Angela Eckhardt, or (530) 542-6923
Mt. Brighton Ski Resort
Ski School Area (downstairs)
Mt. Brighton Ski Resort
4141 Bauer Rd
Brighton, MI 48116 (map)
Contact: Elizabeth Nicolosi,, (810) 229-9581 x303
Afton Alps Ski Resort
Afton Alps Ski Area
6600 Peller Ave S.Hastings, MN 55033 (map)
Contact Stephanie Garrett,
Wilmot Mountain Ski Resort
Wilmot Tubing Hill
11931 Fox River Rd
Wilmot, WI (map)
Contact: Katie McCullough,

About Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN)
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading global mountain resort operator. Vail Resorts’ subsidiaries operate ten world-class mountain resorts and three urban ski areas, including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada; Perisher in Australia; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mt. Brighton in Michigan. Vail Resorts owns and/or manages a collection of casually elegant hotels under the RockResorts brand, as well as the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning and development subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is and consumer website is

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