Bluebird Backcountry LLC Plow Operator Kremmling, CO · Full time

We’re looking for an experienced equipment operator to plow our access road and parking lot for the 2022/2023 winter season.

Description

Job Summary

We’re looking for an experienced equipment operator to plow our access road and parking lot for the 2022/2023 winter season.


Duties

  • Plowing and snow removal
  • Operate a CAT loader with a plow to clear snow from the two mile access road and parking lot in a timely and safe manner
  • Road cleared by 7am on operating days when plowing is needed
  • Midday passes as needed
  • Maintain loader as needed, including daily checks ensuring seamless operation
  • Ensure that the loader operation does not negatively impact the long-term health of the road
  • Push snow back from the road when necessary ensuring proper drainage and runoff away from the road surface are maintained.
  • Plan and maintain snowbank locations to ensure season-long space for snow and minimal wind loading
  • Assist guests on the road, if needed
  • When interacting with guests, welcome them with a friendly, cheerful attitude
  • This position will be required to work early mornings, weekends, and holidays
  • The primary physical environment of the position out of doors with a high exposure level to cold, snow, wind, rain, sun, high altitude, etc.
  • Position reports to the Base Area Director

Qualifications and Experience

  • Multiple years of experience operating plows, wheel loaders, and/or heavy duty machinery with snow removal experience
  • Valid Colorado Driver's License and acceptable motor vehicle record required with CDL preferred
  • Ability to safely operate vehicles and equipment including the physical ability to enter and exit the vehicle during the workday
  • Ability to read and follow operator's instructions and manuals for the care and use of assigned vehicle and equipment
  • Friendly, welcoming attitude

Compensation, Location and Housing

  • This is a full-time, seasonal position from late November through early April
  • Pay is $25-$30 per hour, depending on experience
  • Bluebird Backcountry is located between Kremmling and Steamboat Springs Colorado, approximately a 35 minute drive from either town: Google maps pin here
  • We can provide employee housing if needed at a significantly discounted rate


To apply, please email a resume to [email protected].



Salary

$25 - $30 per hour