Experienced Bike Mechanic - Aspen Sports - Summer Seasonal

Vail Resorts | Snowmass, CO, United States

Posted Date 4/27/2021

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak.


  • Ability to build all levels of bikes from the box to a bike that is safe and ready to ride
  • Ability to stand and move in an active, team-oriented environment for extended periods
  • Ability to communicate fluently with co-workers and guests in accurate spoken and written English
  • Minimum of 1 year bike mechanic experience in a retail store
  • Previous experience with various bike components, service tools, and machinery
  • Previous experience ordering bike parts preferred
  • Basic computer skills
  • Commitment to exceptional customer service
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule; including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Ability to drive various vehicles between Aspen, Snowmass and Woody Creek (preferred)
  • Ability to load bikes in and out of vehicles unassisted

Job Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Maintain Aspen Sports rental bike fleet
  • Inspect, repair, and service rental bikes at all 5 Aspen Sports rental locations
  • Communicate with management on needs for parts/tools in different locations
  • Serve as a knowledgeable resource to store staff on bike upkeep in stores
  • Demonstrate a professional standard of customer service (internal and external guests)
  • Remain current on industry products and trends, and demonstrate knowledge of products
  • Job may require pickup and drop-off of bikes from various rental locations including lifting in and out of vehicles, up and down stairs, in and out of tight doorways

The budgeted range starts at $13.50 - $19.50. Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.

The perks and benefits include

  • Free ski passes for employees
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Accrued Sick Time
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family
  • Free ski lessons
  • Discounted lodging, food (including $5 meals), gear, and mountain shuttles
  • Discounted bike haul & golf
  • Excellent training & professional development

Seasonal Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus…

  • Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (only available once eligible employees work 750 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents

Operating a ski shop in Aspen is . . . well . . . kind of a big deal. The world’s biggest outdoor hobbyist and the most discriminating travelers make their way to this high alpine location every winter. And as high as our elevation are the expectations of our guests. We take our job—outfitting locals and visitors alike for the ultimate winter experiences—very seriously. Our staff takes pride in outfitting every customer with exactly what they need, sharing their outdoor expertise in the process. Our employees at Aspen Sports love the outdoors and love working with the top of the line gear the store offers. Join our team of adventure enthusiasts and see where your passion can take you. www.vailresortscareers.com

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 302829

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