Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0004
Post Date 3/7/2017
Title Gondola Maintenance-Mechanic
City Mountain Village
State CO


Performs preventive maintenance duties and repairs of Gondola equipment and components in accordance with department policies & procedures, and state & Federal regulations.



  • Performs daily and monthly inspections on all Gondola equipment, components, terminals and facilities in accordance with manufacturer specifications; carries out responsibilities in accordance with Transit Department policies & procedures, and state and Federal regulations; assures safe and reliable Gondola services are provided to employees, guests, and residents of the community.
  • Performs basic cleaning and maintenance of equipment within scope of authority; cleans cabins and facilities; replaces and adjusts grips, belts, lights and pulleys; troubleshoots present and potential mechanical problems; replaces mechanical parts and components as necessary.
  • Performs special maintenance duties and repairs of Gondola equipment and components as assigned; performs unscheduled maintenance in emergency situations as directed.
  • Recognizes, avoids, and report unsafe acts, conditions, accidents and injuries.
  • Assists other mechanics and technicians as needed.
  • Reports all unsafe actions, conditions and injuries to supervisor immediately; completes required accident reports and First Report of Injury form;  wears the required personal protective equipment including wearing seat belts when operating any town vehicle
  • Reinforces the Town’s commitment to the environment by responsible use of electricity, natural gas, fuel, paper, water and chemicals.




High school diploma or G.E.D. AND one year of equipment maintenance experience; OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Obtain or have access to tools needed to perform standard maintenance.

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



Possession of a valid Colorado State Driver’s License is required.

A driving record search will be conducted on all applicants prior to employment and will be subject observation throughout their employment.



Knowledge of: Public transit equipment maintenance practices; safety rules and regulations; general mechanical and electrical principles and applications; department policies and procedures; hand tools, hydraulic equipment, power tools, pneumatic tools, rigging equipment used in equipment maintenance; lift tools, hoists and lubricants.


Skill in: Recognizing and troubleshooting problems with equipment and components; identifying safety problems; performing preventive maintenance and repairs on assigned equipment and operating systems; using hand tools, power tools, and repair equipment; effective verbal and written communication; establishing and maintaining effective working relations with co-workers.


Environmental Factors:

Work is performed in outside in various weather conditions, and at heights. This position is subject to drug and alcohol testing according to Federal regulations and procedures.  This is a safety sensitive position requiring drug and alcohol testing.

Physical Factors:

While performing the duties of this job, employees is exposed to moving mechanical parts, ladder climbing, electrical hazards, and dangerous tools and equipment; may lift/move up to 75 lbs.

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