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Accepting applications through May 12, 2019 1700 hours.
Testing is tentatively scheduled for the week of May 13, 2019
The Town of Vail Fire and Emergency Services (VFES) is now recruiting for the position of Firefighter. Firefighters are responsible for providing quality fire suppression, EMS, rescue, fire prevention, and public education to the community and our guests. Duties include but are not limited to extinguishing fires under stressful and hazardous conditions. Additional duties include rescue of endangered victims from vehicles, water, buildings, and the environment (i.e. ice rescue). Job duties also include station maintenance, equipment maintenance, training, and other duties as appropriately assigned. Firefighters frequently perform their duties in stressful situations and hazardous conditions while being exposed to temperature extremes, dirty environments and noisy conditions.
New firefighters are expected to complete S-212 within 24 months of hire, and perform the role of acting Engineer as needed. The ideal candidate will function well within the VFES chain of command; possess a high level of moral character, physical fitness, leadership, and professionalism. VFES Firefighters are expected to be life-long learners and have a high level of commitment to safety. Work is performed under the supervision of a Company Officer, with the ideal candidate demonstrating the ability to develop into a supervisory role.
As a public safety agency, VFES has appearance and grooming policies which the Firefighter is required to comply with.
Images of VFES can be found on the Vail Fire Facebook Page.
Vail Fire and Emergency Services works a 48/96 schedule which equates to approximately 2920 hours per year.
Pay range $20.22/hr. -$25.28/hr. ($59,042-$73,817 based upon 2920 hours per year)
Questions may be directed to Battalion Chief Jake Savona: firstname.lastname@example.org
Seasonal position dates are tentatively scheduled for work from early May to October
The Town of Vail is now hiring a carpentry maintenance worker for the summer season . This position will assist in maintenance projects around the Town of Vail to ensure our community parks and facilities are in good condition.
The carpentry maintenance worker duties include, but are not limited to:
- Minor building maintenance
- Park repairs
- Painting / staining
- Upkeep of facilities
- Upkeep of orderly carpentry operations
This position may be assigned to any functional area in Public Works as needed on a daily basis and may have exposure to outdoors in all weather conditions and all types of equipment noise, traffic, dust, chemicals and fumes. Stooping, standing, kneeling and lifting is required the entire shift.
The Town of Vail is now hiring a Library Assistant for about 5-10 hours a week depending on the needs of the library. This position will provide general circulation, reference and reader’s advisory service assistance to patrons of all ages. In addition they will participate in a variety of tasks at the service desk including, but not limited to, entering and analyzing circulation data, processing membership applications, and explaining library lending policies and procedures.
Job duties include, but are not limited to:
Assess patron needs and instructs them in making effective use of library resources.
Assist patrons with the use of the Internet, online databases, eBook devices, etc.
Perform shelving of all types of library materials, e.g., textual, audio, video, music, and juvenile.
Works with volunteers on an as-needed basis
Handles other related library duties, as assigned.
The Town of Vail, Colorado, the premier mountain community and international resort, is seeking guest service gurus and champions, to join our Summer Parking team. Sound like you? Parking Booth Attendants are responsible for collecting parking fees and maintaining records for parking structure operations.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
- Responsible for collecting parking fees from customers with accuracy and a smile.
- Prepare and complete accurate records and reports.
- Assist customers in a courteous manner, and answering general questions with a fun positive attitude.
- Perform various traffic control responsibilities.
- Responds to citizen and guest questions, concerns and complaints in a timely, courteous and helpful manner to exceed expectations.
- Monitors all radio traffic; communicating with appropriate coworkers and management when necessary.
- Audit cars in parking lot and monitors parking facilities for space availability and safety concerns.
- Change signage at parking locations and communicate as needed to guests.
- Uphold the Town of Vail values.
- Drive Town of Vail vehicles.
- All other duties as assigned.
This position is exposed to car emissions, dust, fumes and adverse weather conditions.
Shifts / Schedules
Schedule may include day shifts, overnight shifts and holidays.
Housing Available (limited)
Seasonal dates: Early May- mid October
The Town of Vail is now hiring for the Parks Maintenance and Cleaning crew. This position will perform all aspects of summer parks and landscape maintenance activities throughout the Town of Vail with specific focus on cleanliness and upkeep of the parks and their restrooms. They may be assigned to perform specific functions within the Parks & Landscape Division (i.e. flowerbed maintenance, park maintenance, irrigation, etc.).
Job duties will include:
- Clean and maintain restrooms
- Refill toilet paper, hand towels, soap
- General cleaning of floors
- Check and clean playground area
- Patrol parking lot area for debris
- Keep all pedestrian areas, stairs, sidewalks, walk paths clean
- Stock dog bag dispensers
- Assist other crews when time allows
- Park area sweeping and trash removal
- Safety inspection and playground surface maintenance
Seasonal dates: May- mid October
Position is tentative scheduled to start early May.
Housing Available (limited)
The Town of Vail is now hiring experienced landscapers to join the summer grounds maintenance and irrigation crew. This positions overall responsibility is to ensure the parks and open spaces are well maintained throughout the summer. We are seeking crew members who are willing to work hard and have previous experience. Crew members may be designated to one specific crew (ground maintenance or irrigation) depending on skill set or may be assigned to float between all landscaping crews and work as needed.
What type of work you can expect:
- Inspections and basic maintenance for the Town of Vail’s irrigation system.
- Perform digging & shovel work.
- Assist with spring clean up including raking, sweeping, trash removal, fertilization.
- Maintenance of Town of Vail parks and open space properties including, general maintenance and care of park landscapes, gardens, lawns, grounds, etc.
- Operates all grounds maintenance equipment; riding mowers, hand mowers and utility vehicles.
- May be assigned to other specific functions within the Public Works Department.
Seasonal dates: Early May - mid October
Anticipated schedule: 4 days / 10 hour shifts. 7am - 5:30pm
Position is tentative scheduled to start early May
Housing Available (limited)
The Town of Vail is now hiring highly motivated people to join our landscape/flowerbed maintenance crew this summer. Our team takes pride in our summer flower beds to ensure our community looks spectacular all summer long. The work is not easy, but for those who are detail oriented, enjoy hard work and being outside - it is very rewarding!
Crew members will be responsible for the upkeep of the flower beds (ie: planting, weeding, dead-heading, trimming, etc.), shrubbery, and general aesthetics of the town's landscaping. This will entail planting thousands of flowers in the towns round-abouts and other designated areas from East Vail to West Vail. Additional tasks may include, minor park/landscape projects, assisting with unloading of work trucks, site set up of plant materials, and use of installation tools according to company safety policy. May be assigned to other specific functions within the Public Works Department.
Seasonal dates: May - mid October
Hours: 4 days / 10 hour shifts. 7am - 5:30pm (typically Tues - Friday)
*This is a temporary full-time position budgeted through December 2019*
Health insurance is offered
The Town of is now hiring a Construction Inspector to join the public works team for the 2019 construction season (April - December). This position will provide construction management and inspection for three bridge projects located in the Town of Vail: Forest Road Bridge Repair, Kinnikinnick Road Bridge Deck Replacement and the Bridge Road Bridge Replacement projects, and one stream restoration project involving boulder work. The Bridge Road project is funded partially with Federal Bridge Off System (BRO) funds and will have CDOT oversight. This position will be responsible for day-to-day activities as assigned by the Project Manger. These responsibilities may include documentation and inspection of construction activities, supervision and documentation of time and material work, and preparation of daily diaries documenting contractor activities and relevant observations. This position is project specific and the expected time period for the work described is April 15, 2019 to December 15, 2019. Work is anticipated to be mainly Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm. Work may periodically be required on weekends. Work weeks may be in excess of or less than the standard 40-hour week, with an average of 40 hour work weeks. Hours work per week may be flexible based on construction activity and approval of the Town Engineer.
Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:
- Monitoring and documenting contractor payroll compliance
- Anticipating project problems and notifying the Project Manager of anticipated problems
- Reviewing drawings and data submitted by the construction contractor and suppliers for conformance with the intent of the specifications
- Preparation of inspection documentation for review of contractor progress payments
- Preparation of daily project construction diaries
- Aiding in the preparation of correspondence to the contractor and CDOT staff as applicable
- Providing liaison and communication to the contractor field crews
- Assist in preparing responses to contractors’ and suppliers’ requests for information, submittals, change notices, claims and correspondence.
- Perform EEO/AA/DBE/OJT or labor compliance tasks as required by CDOT on the Bridge Road project
- Review contractor progress payments for accuracy and compliance with the contract plans and specifications
- Serve the citizens and guests of the Town of Vail by abiding by all Town of Vail core values.
Perform job in accordance with all Town of Vail safety practices.
Follow environmentally-friendly practices.
Other duties as assigned.
Salary: Depends on qualifications
Please email Tom Kassmel, email@example.com for the full job descriptions or questions about the position.
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Are you looking for an opportunity to interact with your community and share your love for Vail?
We have a few winter shifts open on our amazing team at the Welcome Center with plenty of opportunity to pick up more! We are seeking a qualified guest service guru to work from 8:30am - 5pm on either Thursday, Friday, Saturday and/or Sunday in the Lionshead Welcome Center.
About the position:
Together with the team this position will deliver five star guest service within the center and extending throughout the resort community. The centers offer resort information, free resources, help with lodging, dining, transportation, shopping, day trip ideas and more. The Welcome Center Associate has the opportunity to meet and interact with people from all walks of life from all over the world. Our vision for this role is that we find outgoing individuals who will bring friendliness and knowledge of Vail to the services provided by the Vail Welcome Centers. This is a part-time, year-round position.
The Welcome Centers are open 7 days a week.
Ability to make an impact:
- Provides accurate and helpful information to all visitors while exceeding their expectations with high quality guest service.
- Acts as an ambassador to the Vail community, maintaining a positive and welcoming environment that creates a memorable experience to our guests.
- Continually looks for ways to improve performance, services and programs.
- Provides helpful information to guests in addition to responding to guest inquiries. Offers suggestions and addresses concerns in a timely and professional manner.
- Handles repetitive questions, scenarios and tasks with enthusiasm and professionalism.
- Maintains a proper display of materials such as brochures, visitor packets, maps, etc.
- Upholds relationships with local businesses, knows store hours, product/services.
- Tracks referrals and visitor numbers in order to prepare reports.
- Offers eye contact, smiles, and engages with everyone who enters the centers.
- Is alert to safety factors and facility maintenance needs.
- Ensures Welcome Centers are clean and organized at all times.
- Presents professional appearance including following dress code, personal appearance standards, and professional communications.
- Other duties as assigned
The Town of Vail is now accepting applications for future openings as a Code Enforcement Officer. Applicants will be notified when we begin a hiring process to ensure you are still interested. This is the best way to be considered for the next opening on the team!
This is an incredible opportunity to interact with your community and help support the Vail Police department's mission to provide a sense of safety and security to the public. This position promotes effective community commitment through enforcement of Town Ordinances and citizen interaction. This role requires building effective relations with the community we live in and communicating with the general public, problem solving, handling difficult situations and an overall passion to help others.
Code Enforcement Officer duties include, but are not limited to:
- Enforces the Town of Vail Municipal Ordinances. Conducts field inspections of violations and takes appropriate action. Conducts follow-up investigations to include written documentation to ensure compliance with appropriate codes and ordinances. May testify in court and before administrative hearings.
- Responds to requests for information, assistance or complaints from business owners, guests and community members.
- Assists Vail Peace Officers and other Town of Vail departments in their duties.
- Patrols the town in a town vehicle, bicycle, or on foot.
- Provides traffic control, motorist and citizen assists. Including assisting CDOT with I-70 and Vail Pass closures.
- Investigates code violations.
- Investigates minor traffic crashes and issues non-moving traffic citations when appropriate.
- Conducts VIN inspections.
- Monitors loading & delivery areas and issues appropriate permits, answers questions, and provides directions to commercial drivers and event promoters.
- Provides directions and general assistance to guests and residents.
- Compiles statistics and assisting in coverage for Police Records areas
- All other duties as assigned.
*This position is not a Town of Vail position - Employment will be with the Eagle Valley Child Care Association*
The Eagle Valley Child Care Association is currently hiring for Early Childhood Educators and Assistant Early Childhood Teachers.
Operating 2 early childhood centers in Eagle County (Edwards, & Vail) the organization aims to provide high quality early learning programs to the children of Eagle County by:
- Providing a developmentally appropriate, discovery based learning environment that meets the needs of every child’s healthy cognitive, language, motor, social and emotional development.
- Providing supportive parenting guidance to every family enrolled in our programs.
- Providing the business community with a way to assure quality care for their employees through our Business Partner program.
Eagle Valley Child Care Association is seeking applicants to join our team of early childhood professionals at the Vail Child Care Center to work with children ages 8 weeks-6 years. Early childhood education and experience preferred. Training is available for the assistant position.
Full or Part Time, benefits available.
Apply Now! Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or 970-476-1615.
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The Vail Police Department is accepting applications for Lateral Police Officer openings. Qualified applicants must be experienced police officers or police academy graduates passionate about joining our progressive police department and serving in a resort mountain community. As a member of the Vail Police Department they will perform the duties of a sworn law enforcement officer, as designated by the command staff under the Chief of Police. This position is responsible for enforcing laws and ordinances set by the State of Colorado and Town of Vail. Work involves prevention, detection and investigation of accident and criminal activities, security and safety of prisoners, protection for the public and maintaining law and order. Officers must be able to act without direct supervision in emergency situations.
El Departamento de Policía de Vail esta aceptando solicitudes para llenar futuras vacantes de Oficiales de Policía mediante contratación lateral. Candidatos solicitantes deben ser Oficiales de Policía con experiencia o egresados de la Academia de Policía con pasión por unirse a nuestro Departamento de Policía progresista para servir a una comunidad en un centro turístico alpino. Como miembro del Departamento de Policía de Vail, llevarán a cabo los deberes de un Oficial de Seguridad Publica juramentado, según sea designando por personal de comando bajo el Jefe de la Policía. Esta posición es responsable de asegurar el cumplimiento de leyes y ordenanzas establecidas por el estado de Colorado y el Pueblo de Vail. Trabajo incluye prevenir, detectar e investigar accidentes y actividades criminales, seguridad y salvaguarda de prisioneros, protección del público y mantener la ley y el orden. Oficiales deben poder actuar sin supervisión directa en situaciones de emergencia.
Are you interested in living and working in Vail, CO? Imagine skiing, camping and an amazing community just outside your backdoor.
When asked, many of our employees say that working for the Town of Vail feels like family. Our employees continually strive for excellence and take pride in serving the community. Mountain views, a professional team and the benefits are just some of the things we all love about working here! We are proud to share that we have been reviewed and certified as a Great Place to Work® for our workplace culture. See our video here! We invite you to learn more about the working with us....
The Town of Vail is now accepting applications for openings as an Emergency Services Dispatchers to join the Communications Department. Our state of the art communication facility is located in Vail, and dispatches emergency service calls 24-hours per day – 365 days a year, for 13 public safety agencies in Eagle County. This role ensures community safety through effective communications duties via phone and radio systems to support county-wide Police, Fire, and EMS agencies. To find out more about the Vail Public Safety Communications Center please visit their website.
Dispatch duties include, but are not limited to:
- Receiving and analyzing 911 calls as well as non-emergent and TTY phone calls for Police, Fire, and EMS service.
- Performing Emergency Medical Dispatch when appropriate.
- Operating and utilizing the Computer Aided Dispatch Computer System (CAD) throughout all calls for service.
- Distributing calls for service via the 800 MHz radio system.
- Receiving and monitoring alarms throughout Eagle County.
- Performing various requests on the CCIC/NCIC system including warrant entries.
- Updating the media broadcast information on road conditions.
- Initiating the Emergency Alert System when needed.
- Training new dispatchers and being responsible for individual projects.
¡Ven y trabaja con nosotros!
Vail es un resort de montaña de primera
Con un margen de populación permanente de 5,000 personas (aumenta hasta los 45,000 en la temporada) esto le da el sentido de un pueblo pequeño con las formalidades de una ciudad grande.
El pueblo de Vail provee protección policiaca y de bomberos, así como vasta transportación, obras públicas y una hermosa librería pública. Para mantener todas estas áreas fundamentales trabajando, el pueblo de Vail maneja el sistema administrativo, finanzas, recursos humanos, desarrollo comunitario, sistema informativo y responsabilidades de la corte. Cada uno de estos departamentos ofrece una gran variedad de trabajos y combinación de horas que pueden ajustarse a cualquier horario. Ya sea que usted esté buscando un trabajo temporal de tiempo completo, temporal de tiempo parcial, o de tiempo completo todo el año, el pueblo tiene algo para usted.
¿Está usted interesado en vivir y trabajar en Vail, CO? Imagínese esquiando o acampando y con una comunidad maravillosa afuera de su puerta trasera.
Cuando se les pregunta, muchos de nuestros empleados dicen que el trabajar para el Pueblo de Vail se siente como estar en familia. Nuestros empleados continuamente se esfuerzan a la excelencia y les da orgullo el servir a la comunidad (y les da orgullo servir a la comunidad). La vista de la montaña, un equipo profesional, y los beneficios, son solo unas de las cosas por las cuales nos encanta trabajar aquí. Estamos orgullosos de compartir que fuimos evaluados y certificados como un lugar estupendo para trabajar (Great Place to Work®). Vea nuestro video aquí, le invitamos a aprender más acerca de trabajar con nosotros.
El pueblo de Vail está aceptando solicitudes de empleo para la posición de Operador de Servicios de Emergencia y unirse al Departamento de Comunicaciones. Nuestras instalaciones innovadas con lo último en comunicación, están localizadas en Vail y despacha llamadas de emergencia las 24 horas al día y los 365 días del año a un total de 13 agencias de seguridad pública en el condado de Eagle. Este oficio asegura una comunicación efectiva con seguridad pública mediante el teléfono y un sistema de radio operaciones que apoya a las agencias de policía, bomberos y paramédicos a lo largo del condado. Para saber más acerca del Centro de Comunicaciones de Seguridad Pública de Vail favor de visitar el sitio web.
Algunas de las obligaciones del operador incluyen, pero no están limitadas a:
- Recibir y analizar llamadas de servicio al 911 al igual que llamadas no emergentes y teletipo para la Policía, Bomberos, y Paramédicos.
- Ejecutar Despacho Médico de Emergencia cuando sea apropiado.
- Operar y utilizar el sistema operativo asistente de despacho a lo largo de todas las llamadas de servicio.
- Distribuir las llamadas de servicio mediante un sistema de radio de 800MHz
- Recibir y monitorizar alarmas en el condado de Eagle
- Ejecutar varios requisitos en el sistema CCIC/NCIC incluyendo ingreso de orden judicial.
- Actualizar medios de comunicación y transmitir las condiciones de la carretera.
- Inicializar el Sistema de Alerta de Emergencia cuando sea necesario.
- Entrenar nuevos operadores de emergencia y ser responsable de proyectos individuales.