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Vail Resorts Players Assistant - Golf Services - Full & Part Time - Summer Seasonal in Keystone, Colorado

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.

All Keystone Golf employees are required to deliver the highest level of guest service to every guest at all times. The first impression is critical. It is your job to ensure each guest receives exceptional service and has an extraordinary experience, encouraging our golfers to return to stay and play with us.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Coordinate and execute tee time schedule in a friendly and efficient manner.

  • Greet all guests – golfers and non-golfers. Secure golfers’ bags on golf cars, communicate course rules and other important information. Ensure each guest golf car is clean, fully fueled and equipped, with our guests’ golf clubs secured on the back.

  • Maintain pace of play from the staging area to the first tee. Communicate any delays or problems to the golf shop and starters to ensure happy golfers.

  • Players' assistants’ main responsibility is to provide exceptional service while effectively maintaining the pace of play.

  • Receive golfers coming off the course with a friendly smile. Make eye contact and engage in conversation with guests, as appropriate. Clean all guest and rental golf clubs, remove golf bags from golf cars and place golf bags on racks for guests to pick-up.

  • Maintain clean golf car staging area, starter stand, practice facilities, bag storage room, and golf car washing/restocking area. Clean and fuel golf cars. Practice recycling and empty trash throughout the day as needed.

  • Arrive and depart work shifts at the assigned times. A flexible work schedule is required, including weekends and holidays. Golf Starters work outdoors in varying and inclement weather conditions and are required to provide exceptional guest service, regardless of the weather.

  • Always dress in full uniform while working, pressed/ironed as necessary. Appropriate dress may vary depending on weather conditions. Adequate inclement weather gear will be provided as part of the uniform.

  • Use of a resort radio is required, as a form of communication with other golf employees. It is expected that all radio communication will be professional and polite.


  • Must be able to lift heavy items, weighing up to 50 pounds, such as two fully equipped golf bags, large boxes, water coolers or trash/recycling - required

  • Valid US Driver's License - required

  • Ability to work on a team and be detail oriented - required

  • Flexible schedule including weekends and holidays - required

  • Golf experience - preferred

The budgeted range starts at 12.32-14.77. Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.

The perks and benefits include

  • Free ski passes for employees

  • 401(k) retirement plan

  • Accrued Sick Time

  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family

  • Free ski lessons

  • Discounted lodging, food (including $5 meals), gear, and mountain shuttles

  • Discounted bike haul & golf

  • Excellent training & professional development

Seasonal Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus…

  • Critical Illness and Accident plans

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (only available once eligible employees work 750 hours)

  • Free ski passes for dependents

We’re looking for team members who are passionate about their work and the world around them, who take pride in ensuring our guests receive the best possible service and who bring a sense of self and fun to all they do. Life at 9,280 feet in the sky is a little different. With our crisp Rocky Mountain air and boundless options for adventure and exploration, you can join a community who loves where they live and loves what they do. Keystone will be your home away from home; a place where friendliness, an eye for detail and unmatched guest service is the foundation of our Culture. Come join our team – where A Mountain of Possibilities awaits.

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 295787