Patagonia - Intermediate Retail Sales Associate - Part Time - Summer Seasonal - Heavenly

Heavenly | South Lake Tahoe, CA, United States

Posted Date 5/04/2021

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.


  • Enthusiastically engage with every guest to ensure that they feel: welcome, relaxed, comfortable and important
  • Keep pace in a high energy, extremely fast paced environment
  • Determine all customer needs by developing a relationship, building customer confidence and providing accurate product information to increase retail sales
  • Accurate and efficient cash handling and processing of all retail sales
  • Maintain excellent store visual standards by constantly straightening, folding, sizing and restocking merchandise
  • Follow all company standards in regards to safety protocol, cash management and standard operating procedures.
  • Move with a sense of urgency and complete all tasks in a timely manner
  • Answer store phones courteously and professionally


  • 1-2 years of previous retail sales experience - Required
  • Previous snow sport industry experience - Preferred
  • Maintain a working knowledge of products and trends within the industry
  • Ability to communicate fluently with co-workers and guests in accurate spoken and written English - required
  • Commitment to exceptional customer service - required
  • Ability to effectively work with a team and contribute to a positive work environment through Cooperative and Professioanal interactions with both co-workers and guests.
  • Basic computer skills - required
  • Ability to lift 40lbs - required
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Desire to understand and follow both Vail's and Patagonia's environmental principles - highly preferred


  • Ability to work a flexible schedule; including but not limited to 1 night shift, 1 weekend weekend shift and all holidays

Part-time: Ability to work at least 3 shifts per week, 15-20 hrs thoughout the season

Benefits include:

  • Free Ski passes for employees and dependents
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family
  • Free ski lessons
  • Discounted lodging, food, gear and mountain shuttles
  • Discounted bike haul & golf
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans (full-time positions)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Excellent training and professional development

If you want to obtain your summer Experience of a Lifetime, you’ve found your perfect match at Heavenly. With a massive mountain full of thrilling activities, adventure and incredible views of Lake Tahoe, Heavenly is for those who want to go big and forge their own path. From on-mountain Canopy Tours to mouthwatering Smokehouse cuisine, Heavenly exudes high-energy from first chair to last call. Come be a part of the team committed to delivering a refreshingly unique Epic experience.

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 304628

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