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.

 

Police Officer

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Minimum qualifications include: 21 years of age; high school diploma or GED, possess the peace officer's basic certification or provisional letter by the Colorado POST; acceptable driving and criminal history records; able to work nights, weekends and holidays; ability to perform required physical task including working outdoors in extreme weather conditions for extended periods of time. Residency required within 90 days of appointment (10-minute response time to Mountain Village). Pre-employment drug test background check and a valid driver’s license required.

Preferred salary commensurate with experience $50,600 – $68,300 annually PLUS additional annual housing allowance of $10,140. Standard 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, and excellent pension plan including money purchase retirement plan and 457. (EOE/DFW)

Water Technician

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Performs a variety of semi-skilled functions in the maintenance and repair of the Town's water distribution and treatment system to ensure the safety and quality of the Town's water supply. Duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to the routine maintenance, system check, and water sampling. Qualified applicants will have a Class D Water Plant Operator’s License & ability to obtain Class I Distribution License. Pre-employment drug testing, criminal background check, and a valid driver’s license 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/from Montrose, Norwood, Cortez. (EOE/DFW)

Part-Time, Year-Round Positions

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

Seasonal Positions

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

 

 

Winter 2018-2019 Season Gondola Operator/ Driver

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Now hiring for our 2018-2019 Winter season!

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 for passengers. Pre-employment/random drug testing, criminal background check, and a valid driver’s license required.

Pay is $15 per hour plus a $1 per hour end-of-season bonus if you complete the season. Four-day work weeks (during winter season some shifts may be 5 days a week, perfect for the avid skier), SEASON SKI PASSES (winter season only), and commuter shuttles may be available to and from Montrose, Cortez, and Norwood. (EOE/DFW)

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