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Ski Rental Fleet Technician Job Description


The Town of Silverton is seeking a qualified rental Ski Rental Fleet Technician to oversee rentals out of Kendall Mountain Recreation Area. This position will be responsible for overseeing  ski and snowboard fleet rental program and associated tasks including properly outfitting guests with rental gear including boots, skis, snowboards, helmets, ice skates, tubes and related equipment, and adjusting bindings to the proper specifications.

The successful applicant must have relevant experience with the rental of ski and snowboard equipment in a resort setting. Said relevant experience should include, at a minimum:


  • Completion of appropriate DIN and technician certifications;
  • Familiarity assuring compliance with insurance providers;
  • Maintaining up to date inventory and safety inspections in accordance with manufacturer guidelines;
  • Ability to maintain approximately 150+/- pairs of skis and snowboards (edge, wax, binding installation, safety inspections etc.);
  • Experience with process of torque testing skis for safety and keeping necessary paperwork up to date;
  • Experience with accident reports and personal waiver process;
  • Must have own relevant tools/equipment to be leased to the Town (see list below);
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel for safety record keeping and inventory;
  • Availability to operate during Kendall Mountain Recreation Area operating hours, currently Thursday through Sunday during the snow season;
  • Experience with cash registers and credit card processing; and
  • Other related duties as assigned.


Necessary Equipment/Materials:

  • Torque Testing Unit;
  • Wax Iron;
  • Wax Scrapers;
  • Buff Pads/Rotobuff;
  • Edge Files;
  • Edge File Guides;
  • Work Bench w/ Ski Clamps;
  • PTEX gun/Metal Scrapers for PTEX repairs;
  • Torx Screwdrivers Set; and
  • Phillips/ Flat Screwdriver Set;


Desired Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred;
  • Must be 18+ years old;
  • Ability to take direction and perform duties efficiently;
  • Ability to communicate clearly and politely with guests;
  • Ability to work well in a team environment;
  • A professional, positive, and enthusiastic attitude; and
  • Good interpersonal skills;


Working Conditions:
The Ski Rental Fleet Technician position is based primarily inside, but may also be outside exposed to temperature extremes (above 85 degrees and below 20 degrees), sun and wind exposure, inclement weather (rain, snow, ice) and high altitudes (9,000+ feet).

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to walk on even/uneven/slippery terrain, climb/descend even/uneven/slippery terrain, climb/descend stairs, stand and/or sit for long periods of time, bend, stoop, reach, push, pull, and lift objects that may be heavy.

Position Reports To:

Ski Area Operations Manager – Malcolm MacDougall


Compensation to be determined DOE.


The Town of Silverton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



I acknowledge and understand that:

1.            Receipt of the job description does not imply nor create a promise of employment, nor an employment contract of any kind, and that my employment is at-will.

2.            This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.

3.            Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to change, assign, or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

4.            Acceptable job performance includes completion of the job responsibilities as well as compliance with the policies and procedures of the Town.

5.            I have read and understand this job description.



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Town of Silverton Kendall Mountain Recreation Area Viability Assessment

Request For Proposals


The Board of Trustees of the Town of Silverton is seeking proposals from qualified professional individuals or firms who can evaluate needs and services required for evaluating the viability of Kendall Mountain Recreation Area as a fiscally sustainable multi-season recreation area. All proposals shall be delivered to Silverton Town Hall by 4:00 p.m. on December 22, 2017.  The Town will review all proposals and seeks to complete a contract with the individual or firm who best fulfills the Town’s needs for this project.​

 Kendall Mountain Recreation Area Viability Assessment RFP




The Town of Silverton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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