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Vail Resorts Advanced Bootfitter - Franz Klammer - Winter Seasonal in Telluride, Colorado

Our Telluride Retail team has been providing gear and guidance since 1972, catering to those drawn to America’s Best Ski Resort. Not only does our Telluride Retail team enjoy the amazing benefits of getting to work in Telluride, CO but as part of the larger Vail Resorts family – all of our employees receive access to Telluride & the resorts that Vail Resorts operates in CO. Work with people that take customer service to the next level and cater to gear-heads and fashionistas alike. Grow your career further than you could imagine being part of the Vail Resorts family – starting with Telluride. www.vailresortscareers.com

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

Join us now and receive an end-of-season bonus of $2/hour for every hour worked!

Telluride Sports @ The Franz Klammer Hotel is a retail / rental shop that focuses on high-end, luxury ski brands. We are looking for an Advanced Bootfitter that is comfortable working with high-end, luxury ski brands and generate sales by establishing professional and personalized rapport with customers. We specialize in outfitting our guests in the best, highest rated and most specialized items to fit their needs. Our associates are passionate about what they do – providing excellent customer service. You can also take advantage of being part of the Vail Resorts family with employee perks, such as a free ski pass to our world-class resorts, discounted lodging, and more. Come join our team and become an expert in the outdoor retail industry. Learn more here. www.vailresortscareers.com

Responsible for assisting guests with boot selection, proper fit, stance, balancing, alignment and custom footbeds. Describes and promotes products in line with customers’ expressed needs. Places guests in properly fitting demo equipment. Conducts inventory of demo equipment. Performs in-depth boot analysis and work. Demonstrates high level of product knowledge. Prior experience, skills, and training are required to perform successfully at this level. May train new and existing associate positions.

Essential Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Serve customers by developing a rapport, building customer confidence, providing accurate information, and promoting product through point of sale

  • Properly identify customer riding ability, have general understanding of basic foot identification and measurements (length, width, overall shape, size, etc.)

  • Demonstrate knowledge of products and inventory to ensure customer satisfaction

  • Communicate effectively with customers, teach as well as listen on all levels

  • Responsible for increasing sales, units per transaction, transaction size and high levels of profitability

  • Serve as a resource and knowledge base for new and existing employees

Job Requirements:

  • HS Diploma or GED Equivalent

  • At least one year relevant work experience required

  • Basic computer skills with ability to learn

  • English fluency

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Ability to handle multiple customers and projects at one time.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Average math skills

  • Bootfitter certification

The budgeted range starts at 19.00. Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.

The perks include a free ski pass, and a set of benefits including...

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan

  • Hourly employees are generally eligible for accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Extra Time Off (ETO) and Sick Time. Salaried employees are generally eligible for Flexible Time Off (FTO)

  • Paid Parental Leave for eligible mothers and fathers

  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Life, AD&D, and disability insurance

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak.

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 399476

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