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Vail Resorts Server - Summer Seasonal - $13.20 per hour in Hunter, New York

As a premier, world-class resort in the Catskills, guests at Hunter Mountain can expect the ultimate ski experience with service to match. Join us and become a part of a team who takes pride in providing the best of what the mountain has to offer.

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

Hunter Mountain is looking for Servers who are responsible for ensuring all Hunter Mountain Resort guests have the highest quality food and beverage dining experience possible. Following the brand standards from the beginning of the service through the entire dining process. Exhibiting strong menu and beverage/wine knowledge in a professional and gracious manor while enhancing the dining experience through outstanding service skills. Join our team for an Experience of a Lifetime!

Job Specifications:

  • Outlet: The Copper Tree

  • Starting Wage: $13.20 per hour

  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Part Time

  • Skill Level: Entry

  • Other Specifics: Tipped

Job Responsibilities:

  • Welcome and greet guests

  • Accurately take guests orders for food and beverages

  • Serve food and beverages to guests including wine service

  • Monitor guests dining experience and ensure that we exceed the expectation of their food, drinks and overall experience

  • Bus tables, including fill water glasses and clearing/cleaning/crumbing tables

  • Perform side work and be willing to help entire F&B location to ensure smooth and efficient operation

  • Assist in sanitation of all Food Service areas in accordance with COVID19 safe operating guidelines

  • Have a flexible schedule; be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays

  • May be required to work different shifts ex. breakfast, lunch, dinner, events

  • May be required to work in different F&B locations when needed

  • Familiar with types of service ex. Buffet, Reception, Food Station/Action Station, Plated, Family Style, Pre-Set, Silver Style, Cafeteria Style

  • Attire – may be required to have white tuxedo shirt, black vest, black bow tie, black dress pants, black socks and black shoes

  • Other duties as assigned


  • A minimum of six months wait staff experience is required

  • Must be able to speak, read and communicate in English

  • Maintain a professional appearance

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Work as part of a team

  • Ability to follow directions

  • Must be able to carry large trays weighing up to 50 lbs. and stand for long periods of time

  • Must maintain high standards of safety and cleanliness

  • Must have flexibility to work all food and beverage outlets

  • Must have reliable transportation

  • Must be TIPS Certified or ability to obtain within 30 days

  • Must be ServSafe Certification or ability to obtain within 30 days

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

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 444329