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The VRD employs approximately 25 full-time, year-round employees. Employment and volunteer opportunities increase each summer to maintain services at the Vail Golf Club and with Youth Services. To inquire about current openings, please call 970-479-2279 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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School Age Childcare Counselor 2020-21

The Vail Recreation District is hiring counselors for its School Age Childcare programs: After School, Wednesday 5th Day Camp and School’s Out Camp. Part time schedules can be determined based on other commitments. Commitment to VRD throughout school year preferred. We are seeking help Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri afternoons from 2:15 to 5:45 p.m., Wednesdays from 7:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. and during school breaks with flexible hours – see ECSD calendar. Qualified group leaders earn $16 to $20/hour, aides earn $14 to $16/hour. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with resume.

Imagination Station Attendant 2020-21

P/T shifts available seven days. VRD Community Programming seeks staff to manage Imagination Station early childhood & school-age play space. Qualifications include strong communication and organizational skills; knowledge of child development; experience teaching children science and crafts. Energy and independence required. $15/hour or more depending on experience and qualifications. P/T work available with schedule determined based on other commitments. Commitment to VRD through April preferred. Send cover letter and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 970-479-2835.


Food & Beverage Jobs

Seeking kitchen staff for the Grill on the Gore restaurant at the Vail Golf Club. Now hiring for summer season (Early June start until October 18, 2020) for the following positions:

*Line Cooks - $17-$18/hr
*Prep Cooks - $15-$16/hr
*Dishwasher - $15/hr
*Starter House Attendant 
*Beverage Cart Person
*Grill Servers
*Grill Assistant Managers

Full time and part time, seasonal, and hourly positions available.

Contact: David Sanchez at 970-343-5889 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Assistant Restaurant Manager 

Seeking an assistant restaurant manager for the Vail Golf & Nordic Clubhouse. Responsibilities include day-to-day operation of the Grill on the Gore restaurant, Starter Building and Golf Beverage Cart. The manager will also be responsible for preparing/maintaining a variety of documentation and daily logs. Must also be able to jump in and help in high volume times whether it be in the Grill on the Gore restaurant or at the Starter Building. The ideal candidate will excel at communication with the back of the house, upper management and the banquet department as well as coaching and training staff to provide world class service at all times to our guests and patrons.
Contact: David Sanchez at 970-343-5889 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Starter Building Server

Seeking a server for the Vail Golf Club Starter Building. This position is responsible for providing breakfast and lunch food/beverage service to our golfers, as well as opening and closing the building daily. The Starter Building server is responsible for the preparation and service of all food items with special attention to food safety and making sure standard operating procedures are adhered to at all times. Service of alcohol, beer and wine with special attention to TIPS training standards is required. The ideal candidate will be a friendly and energetic individual who can multitask and make sure that orders are being produced in a timely fashion to help maintain pace of play on the course.
Contact: David Sanchez at 970-343-5889 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Grill on the Gore Waitstaff

Seeking servers for the Grill on the Gore restaurant inside the Vail Golf & Nordic Clubhouse. Servers provide food and beverage service to customers in a fast-paced dining setting. Waitstaff will assist guests with food and beverage suggestions, input food orders, deliver food to tables and process payments. Servers are the face of the food service industry and are responsible for ensuring a stellar customer experience.
Contact: David Sanchez at 970-343-5889 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Vail Golf Club

Looking for a fun outdoor job this summer? Look no further than Vail Golf Club! Located minutes from Vail Village. We are seeking starters, rangers, outside staff and maintenance staff. 

Wages start at $11.10/hour plus tips for outside staff positions; $15/hour for starters and rangers; and $17-20/hour for maintenance (depending on qualifications).

Benefits include unlimited golf pass, discounts for food and beverage and golf shop, as well as complimentary Vail Recreation District access.

To apply for golf club operations positions: Please download the application above and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
To apply for golf course maintenance positions: Please download the application above and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Vail Parks & Fields Maintenance

Do you enjoy working outside? The VRD athletic fields maintenance team is looking for a crew leader and team employees for the summer season from May/June to Sept/Oct. Crew lead applicants must be able to drive a truck with trailer and lead small groups of employees. Landscaping or construction experience preferred. Valid drivers licence required for all positions, and applicant must be able to operate large equipment or have the ability and desire to learn.

To apply, please download the application above and email to Justin Gompf at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Wages for crew lead start at $17 per hour and other positions start at $15 per hour (depending on qualifications).


FT & PT Pickleball Help Wanted

Seeking full-time and part-time pickleball staff to assist in running summer VRD pickleball programs at the Golden Peak Pickleball Center in Vail. Qualifications include organizational, communication, and guest service skills and experience teaching adult and children’s sports. This is a fun, outdoor job that includes running drop-in sessions, leagues and tournaments and teaching the game of pickleball to adults and children. Pay: $13-$16/hour depending on qualifications.

Contact: Email Jerry Stevens at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 970-479-2457


 Group Sales Assistant

The Vail Golf & Nordic Clubhouse is seeking an organized and highly motivated individual with hospitality experience to assist the Group Sales Manager for summer weddings and events.

Job Status: Seasonal, part time, May-early Sept.
Contact: Email Brandi Kelley at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 970-477-5278


Sports Special Event Staff (on-call basis)

Seeking hourly on-call special event staff for the upcoming summer trail running, mountain bike and Kids Adventure Games races.
Contact: Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 970-479-2280.


Vail Gymnastics Center Recreational Coaches

Seeking energetic and enthusiastic part-time instructors to help teach in our growing recreational program. Hours range from 3-8 p.m. on weekdays, including some morning hours if available.
Contact: Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 970-479-2287.


Sports Officials: Softball Umpires and Youth & Adult Soccer Referees & Adult Basketball Refs

Seeking umpires for the upcoming summer/fall softball league. Referees are also being sought for the adult and youth coed soccer leagues. Referees are also needed for winter adult basketball.
Pay: ranges from $27-$40 per game depending on the sport.
Contact: Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 970-479-2280.