Big Sky Resort Lift Maintenance Electrician in Big Sky, Montana


Supervisor: Ben Macht Shifts Available: Set schedule of 4 10-hour days Wage Information: Dependent on Experience

The Lift Maintenance Electrician will maintain, troubleshoot and repair all electrical equipment, as well as perform preventative electrical maintenance for all of Mountain Operations including aerial and surface lifts, snowmaking equipment, and communications. Preventative and routine maintenance is performed year-round in changing and extreme weather conditions.

  • 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
  • Perform preventive maintenance and maintain the daily operations of all AC and DC motors and drive systems, as well as all low volt control systems
  • 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.
  • Minimum of 2 years related work experience and low volt electric experience is required
  • High school degree or equivalent. Vocational Degree or beyond in electrical field is preferred
  • Previous operation of heavy equipment such as skid steers, loaders, or farm equipment
  • Ability to ski or snowboard is preferred
  • Valid Driver’s License is required
  • Standard electrical tool set is required

Requisition ID: 2018-2960

# of Openings: 1

Resort: Big Sky Resort

Position Type: Full-Time Year Round

Targeted Job Start Date: 9/1/2018

Category: Mountain Operations