Mountain Village is a great place to live, work and visit.

We are dedicated to providing exceptional facilities, services and opportunities, in partnership with the community, which will enhance the quality of life for our residents, homeowners, employees and guest.

When hired, we offer a generous benefit package depending on your employment status:

Full-Time, Year-Round Positions

Building Inspector

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The Building Inspector performs specialized inspections in Mountain Village and Telluride. Qualified applicants will have experience in building construction, electrical systems, plumbing systems AND five years construction trade work, including experience working as crew leader; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  Preference will be given to candidates who can provide plumbing and electric inspections. View the full job description here or click on Apply Now.

Town of Mountain Village benefits include a Telluride SEASON SKI PASS/wellness benefit, health, dental, vision, life, 401(k), paid time off (PTO), LTD, PERA, EAP, FSA, AFLAC, and commuter shuttles to/from Montrose, Cortez and Norwood.

Applicants will be required to undergo drug testing prior to employment and will be subject to further drug and alcohol testing throughout their employment.

Licenses/Certification(s):

  • Valid Colorado State Driver’s License; A Driving record search will be conducted on all applicants prior to employment and will be subject observation throughout their employment.
  • ICC Building Inspection certification, or ability to obtain ICC Building Inspection certification within the first year of employment required;
  • Preference for candidates with ICC Certification as Electrical, Plumbing Inspector; State of Colorado Journeyman Plumbing or Electrical License; Contractor License
  • Bi-lingual skills (English/Spanish) are desirable.

 

Maintenance Supervisor - Village Court Apartments

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Benefits include a housing/housing allowance and a season ski pass.

Performs semi-skilled and manual work involving building maintenance, carpentry, painting, mechanical, plumbing, grounds maintenance, snow removal and custodial maintenance projects for Village Court Apartments while supervising maintenance staff. Ability to lift up to 100 pounds and work in all weather conditions required. Spanish speaking helpful. Pre-employment drug test, background check, and valid driver’s license.

Benefits include health, dental, vision, life, 401(k), paid time off (PTO), LTD, PERA, EAP, FSA, AFLAC and season ski pass/wellness benefit.

Equipment Operator

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Performs manual and semi-skilled tasks in the construction and/or maintenance of roadways, walkways, storm drains and public right of way; may assist with the routine maintenance of equipment, tools and machinery.Operates equipment and performs a variety of maintenance functions for the Town of Mountain Village’s Road and Bridge Department. Requires operation of snow plow, loaders, motor graders, backhoes, bulldozers, paving equipment and striping equipment, and the ability to work in all weather conditions. Pre-employment drug testing, background and motor vehicle check required.

Benefits include health, dental, vision, life, 401(k), paid time off (PTO), PERA, SEASON SKI PASS/wellness benefit, employee assistance program, flexible spending account, AFLAC, and commuter shuttles to and from Montrose, Norwood, and Cortez. (EOE/DFW)

Shift Supervisor Gondola Operations

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Gondola Supervisor coordinates and oversees the day-to-day gondola operations staff and services for an assigned shift to ensure safe and efficient operations. Previous guest service experience required and previous lift and/or supervisory experience is preferred. Pre-employment drug test, background check and valid driver’s license required.

Benefits include health, dental, vision, life, 401(k), paid time off (PTO), LTD, PERA, SEASON SKI PASS/wellness benefit, employee assistance program (EAP), flexible spending account (FSA),  AFLAC, and commuter shuttles to and from Montrose, Norwood, Cortez may be available. (EOE/DFW)

Electrical Technician- Gondola Maintenance

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The Mountain Village Gondola, which connects the towns of Telluride and Mountain Village in the scenic San Juan Mountains of Southwest Colorado, is seeking an electrical technician to join our maintenance department.  The right candidate will be an asset to the maintenance of a monocable gondola system that transports over 2.5 million passengers per year.  If you have an upbeat personality, a contagiously positive attitude, a scientific mind, a drive to improve the way things work, and want to be part of a team, keep on reading.

 

WE NEED SOMEONE WHO CAN:

 

  • Maintain all aspects of a complex lift system
  • Read, edit, and write electrical schematics
  • Follow written test procedures
  • Finish assignments as scheduled
  • Install residential, commercial, industrial electrical systems per applicable codes
  • Troubleshoot and repair HVAC components
  • Troubleshoot and repair AC electric motors
  • Troubleshoot and repair VFD’s from 7.5hp to 500hp
  • Troubleshoot and repair 24vdc control systems and 4-20mA current loops
  • Troubleshoot and repair various logic controllers – AB 504’s, Control Logix, and Pilz
  • IT/Networking knowledge a plus
  • Work outside in extreme weather conditions
  • Work from heights
  • Wear many hats

 

If you possess these skills and want to take advantage of a mountain resort lifestyle, this job is for you!  Our highly competitive benefits package includes the following:

 

  • Health, dental, and vision
  • 401K match up to 5%
  • Colorado PERA pension plan
  • Season ski pass
  • Wellness benefit

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Formal electrical training from trade school, university or apprenticeship
  • Knowledge of the NEC
  • 2+ years practical experience in the electrical industry
  • Previous electrical experience with ski lifts a huge +
  • No less than 3 stellar references

 

 

Fantastic Town of Mountain Village benefits include: health, dental, vision, life, paid time off (PTO), long term disability, season ski pass, wellness benefit, employee assistance program, flexible spending account (medical/dependent care), AFLAC, PERA, 401(k). Four-day work weeks with set schedule, and potential for housing allowance. (EOE/DFW)

 

Part-Time, Year-Round Positions

There are currently no openings in this category. Please check back soon!

Seasonal Positions

Groundskeeper

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Join our team in a fun and friendly environment. We are looking for a summer groundskeeper for plant and lawn care, public plaza upkeep, trash and recycling, and assistance with special events.  Season end date is November 4, 2019.   Valid driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required.

Pay is $15 per hour plus $1 per hour bonus if you complete the season. Four-day work weeks with a set schedule.

Commuter shuttles are available to and from Montrose, Cortez, and Norwood. Great opportunities for advancement. (EOE/DFW)

 

Summer 2019 Gondola Operator/Driver

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Join our friendly, front-line employees who love to share their knowledge about the gondola, local recreational opportunities, fabulous restaurants, and the region. Operate the gondola and shuttle bus to provide safe and courteous transportation to passengers. Pre-employment drug testing, criminal background check, and a valid driver’s license required.

Pay is $15 per hour plus $1 per hour end-of-season bonus if you complete the season. Four-day work weeks with a set schedule. Commuter shuttles may be available to and from Montrose, Cortez and Norwood. Great opportunities for advancement. (EOE/DFW)

Summer 2019 Season: May 23rd to October 31st, 2019

 

 

Gondola Attendant

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Join our friendly, front-line employees who love to share their knowledge about the gondolalocal recreational opportunities, fabulous restaurants, and the region. The Gondola Attendant works specific gondola stations under the direction of a gondola operator and attends to selected parking lots for the Town of Mountain Village.  The attendant will ensure safe, secure and courteous transportation services are provided for all guests.  Pre-employment drug testing and a background check required, applicants must be 16 years or older to apply.  Click on APPLY NOW to see full job description!

Pay is $13 per hour plus $1 per hour end-of-season bonus if you complete the season. (EOE/DFW)

Summer 2017 Season: May 25th to October 21st

Winter 2018/2019 Season: November 16th to April 7th, 2019

Equal Employment Opportunity

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age (40 and over), race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information or any other applicable status protected by state or local law. Mountain Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug-Free Workplace (EOE/DFW).

Local housing options and resources

  • Village Court Apartments Located in Mountain Village.
    IMPORTANT: It has come to our attention that fake, scam-like Village Court Apartment postings are being advertised on sites such as Craigslist. For official Village Court Apartment availability, please contact Village Court Apartments directly.
  • Shandoka Apartments
  • Big Billie’s Apartments
  • Telluride Boarding House
  • Telluride Daily Planet
  • “Telluride Sweet Deals” and “Telluride Sweet Rentals, Services and Singles” are Facebook groups that post local housing options.