Accident Investigation Specialist - Ski Patrol - Winter Seasonal 1

Keystone | Keystone, CO, United States

Posted Date 10/18/2021
Description

We’re looking for team members who are passionate about their work and the world around them, who take pride in ensuring our guests receive the best possible service and who bring a sense of self and fun to all they do. Life at 9,280 feet in the sky is a little different. With our crisp Rocky Mountain air and boundless options for adventure and exploration, you can join a community who loves where they live and loves what they do. Keystone will be your home away from home; a place where friendliness, an eye for detail and unmatched guest service is the foundation of our Culture. Come join our team – where A Mountain of Possibilities awaits. www.vailresortscareers.com

As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

The Accident Investigation Specialist position coordinates all aspects of an on mountain incident investigation with the Health and Safety and Legal Departments for Vail Resorts. They are responsible for gathering information pertaining to each incident and compiling individual investigations as well as tracking the severity of injury and the patient's recovery.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Act as a leader and coordinates all aspects of an on mountain incident investigation with the Health and Safety and Legal Departments for Vail Resorts
  • Carry out complete, accurate and timely accident investigations when needed.
  • Train new team members and be a resource in assisting other specialists with Accident Investigations. Train patrollers on Enablon.
  • Answer internal inquiries for patrollers regarding Incident Reports, triggers and thresholds, and any AI related issues.
  • Support daily ski patrol operation and perform ski patrol duties as time allows.
  • Determine the need for accident investigations and what documentation to perform.
  • Responsible for gathering information pertaining to each incident and compiling individual investigations as well as tracking the severity of injury and the patient's recovery.
  • Maintain communications with Health and Safety Department and with Patrol Director to insure all accident investigations meet their needs.
  • Collect and review all incident reports.
  • Obtain patient updates, and communicate serious accidents to appropriate agencies and management.

Job Qualifications

  • Excellent written, verbal and electronic communication skills - Required
  • Ability to effectively work within a team – Required
  • Time Management & organizational skills – Required
  • Leadership ability – Required
  • Strong Decision making skills – Required
  • Expert skiing/riding skills - Required
  • Competent with Windows based programs; specifically Microsoft Office - Required
  • Current OEC, EMT-B or higher medical certification – Required
  • Advanced level patroller - Preferred

The budgeted range starts at $19.80-$24.30. 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

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.

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 364608

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