Boyne Resorts

  • Lift Maintenance Mechanic

    Job Locations US-MT-Big Sky
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(10/23/2019 1:53 PM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Big Sky Resort
    Position Type
    Full-Time Year Round
    Year Round
    Targeted Job Start Date
    Mountain Operations
  • Overview

    A Lift Maintenance Mechanic will troubleshoot, maintain and repair ski lift equipment to ensure safe use and transportation for guests and employees. Preventative and routine maintenance is performed year-round in changing and extreme weather conditions on fixed grip, detachable, and surface lifts.


    • Must be able to stand and sit for long periods of time, use ladders and work at variable heights (15-40 ft above ground). Lift up to 60 lbs unassisted
    • Prepare and safety check lifts for daily operation before Lift Operations arrive. Should be able to complete lift start-up procedures independently
    • Ability to think critically and pay attention to detail. Understand maintenance recommendations of all ski lift manufactures by interpreting diagrams and manufactures’ manuals. Understand and follow all ANSI, State, and Federal Regulations
    • Use of considerable judgment to determine actions to be taken
    • Willing and able to participate in all maintenance needs. Respond to calls from Lift Operations, Ski Patrol, and Dispatch as quickly as possible.
    • Maintain a positive attitude consistently, including during high stress situations. Able to work concurrently with all Resort staff and encourage a productive work environment.


    • Must be at least 18 years of age
    • Minimum of 2 years work experience in a mechanical field
    • Vocational Degree in welding, electrical, vehicle, or machine shop technology is preferred
    • Non-Destructive Testing Certified
    • Previous operation of heavy equipment such as skid steers, loaders, or farm equipment
    • Ability to ski or snowboard
    • Valid Driver’s License is required
    • Basic tool set is required

    All full time year round employment at Big Sky Resort includes:

    • Options for Health, Vision/Dental and Life Insurance
    • Paid Time Off tier structure
    • FREE All Access Ski/Golf Pass for yourself and spouse/dependents
    • Retail/F&B discounts at all Boyne outlets


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