Retail Associate

Vail Resorts | Tahoe City, CA, United States

Posted Date 6/27/2022
Description

Come work and play in the mountains! Whether it’s your first time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world.

With 40+ resorts across 3 continents, you can join our team for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development program, and wellness benefits to fuel your success.

Join us to create your Experience of a Lifetime!

Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent training and professional development
  • Referral Program

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

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (after eligible employees work 500 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans

Job Specifications:

  • Outlet: Any Mountain
  • Starting Wage: $20 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Part Time

ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Greet every guest, understand their needs, and provide exceptional customer service
  • Accurate and efficient processing of all retail sales
  • Learn product knowledge to effectively communicate features and benefits to guests
  • Maintain excellent store visual standards by continually straightening, folding, and restocking merchandise
  • Follow all company standards in regards to safety protocols and standard operating procedures
  • Understand and follow both Vail Resorts’ and Patagonia’s environmental principles
  • Other duties as assigned

PART-TIME SCHEDULING REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including but not limited to:
  • Evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Regularly work 15-30 hours per week throughout the season

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stand/walk for extended periods of time, necessary to provide sales floor coverage related to guest service and loss prevention.
  • Ability to reach overhead, bend, squat, kneel, and carry product, necessary for guest service, inventory restock, and store merchandising.
  • Assist with In-Store Seasonal Flips requiring the ability to work outside normal business hours to complete the task at hand.

Employee Conduct

  • It is the responsibility of every employee to contribute to a positive work environment through cooperative and professional interactions with co-workers, guests, and vendors.

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other factors prohibited by law. Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer of all qualified individuals, including minorities, BIPOC, LGBTQ+, veterans & individuals with disabilities.

The budgeted range starts at $20. Actual pay will be adjusted based on 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 446527

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