A-Basin employee benefits rank among some of the best in ski country. We are the only mountain in the state whose employees enjoy complimentary skiing and riding privileges at 24 out of 25 Colorado ski resorts*. We also provide access to full health care benefits, free life insurance, employee recognition events, and on-mountain discounts.

A-Basin benefits include:

  • SKI & RIDE PRIVILEGES
    • Free season pass for Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
    • Free Vail Resorts Pass with ski privileges at Breckenridge, Keystone, Vail, Beaver Creek, as well as Vail Resorts-owned ski areas in California (Heavenly, Kirkwood, Northstar at Tahoe), Utah (Canyons) and the Midwest (Afton Alps & Mt. Brighton)
    • Free skiing at 19 other Colorado resorts
    • Free Arapahoe Basin lift tickets for friends and family upon completion of hourly requirements
    • Daily discounted Arapahoe Basin lift tickets for friends and family
  • ON-MOUNTAIN DISCOUNTS
    • Deeply discounted breakfast for employees on the days you work
    • Arapahoe Basin employee discounts on dining, rentals, items in Arapahoe Sports, and snowsports lessons
    • Free skiing/snowboarding lessons (some restrictions apply)
  • OTHER PERKS
    • Health, dental and vision insurance for full-time employees
    • Free life insurance for full-time employees
    • Employee events (employee recognition, holiday parties, give-aways and more)
    • A winter season completion incentive bonus (for some positions)
    • A limited amount of employee housing for full-time, first-season employees available on a first-come, first-served basis

*Free skiing not available at Wolf Creek Ski Area. Discounted lift tickets available.