Vehicle Maintenance Technician

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Include the following:

  • Ensure availability of sufficient snow-cats for daily grooming requirements. 
  • Ensure operational reliability and safety of road vehicles. 
  • Maintain an orderly work area. 
  • Service and repair vehicles, participate in company training to gain skills and knowledge. 
  • Properly complete paperwork associated with job duties in an accurate and timely fashion. 
  • Demonstrate safe work habits including compliance with all safety guidelines and procedures and use of personal protection equipment. 
  • Other duties may be assigned.

A full job description and handbook will be provided including all duties upon orientation.

Qualifications/Skills and Knowledge Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Responsible accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. 

  • Experience working in the ski industry is preferred.
  • Experience with snowcats, diesel engines, hydraulic, small engines, and welding preferred. 
  • Must have excellent comprehensive mechanical and troubleshooting skills. 
  • Must have a valid drivers' license. 
  • Maintain a positive demeanor in verbal and non-verbal interactions with guests and team members. 
  • Must be able to work as a team, while balancing team and individual responsibilities. 
  • Must know and support Lutsen Mountains' mission and guiding principles. 
  • Is consistently dependable and arrives to work on time. Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent. 
  • Must give 2 weeks' notice if you are unable to fulfill your shift. 
  • Uses time efficiently and works quickly; completes tasks. 
  • Ability to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events. 
  • Follows instructions, and responds to management direction.
  • Employees are expected to adhere to all uniform standards.
MAINTENANCE APPRENTICE $22-$28/hour Prior experience in the general mechanic field, must have an interest in continuing education/certification in the field. 
MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN 1 $26-$32/hour 5 years of experience and degree/certification/license in the field are required.
MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN 2 $32-$38/hour 10+ years of experience and a degree/certification/license in the field are required.

All full-time year-round employment at Lutsen Mountains includes:

  • Option for Health, Dental and 401k

  • Paid Time Off tier structure

  • FREE access to Lutsen Mountains winter & summer activities for yourself and spouse/dependents

  • Retail/F&B Discounts

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In the event that I am employed, I understand that I must comply with all company policies and rules.

I further understand that employment and compensation can be terminated with or without cause or notice, at any time at the option of Lutsen Mountains or the employee. This application is not a contract of employment between the applicant and Lutsen Mountains. No words or actions of the company, including employment offers or terms and conditions of employment are intended to establish an implied or expressed employment contract.