When the weekend warrior and the day here and there just won’t do. For this ski season, you plan to eat, live, work and dream snow. Maybe this will last for one season or possibly set off your ski industry career. For all you passionate skiing souls, these seasonal winter ski resort jobs are for you.
Winter Park Resort in Colorado is hiring Lifties and Ski Instructors for the 09/10 ski season.
* Lift Operator Crew Members
Winter Park’s Lift Department is currently accepting applications for seasonal Lift Operations Crew Members for the winter season. We are seeking individuals that want to work outdoors in a beautiful mountain environment. Applicants must be available to work 5 days/week, weekends and holidays included, throughout the entire the ski season ending on April 15, 2010.
General responsibilities include assisting guests with loading and unloading chairlifts, greeting guests, scanning tickets, snow removal, and inspecting mechanical aspects of lifts. Qualified applicants must be at least 18 years of age and possess a High School diploma or GED equivalent. Prior experience working with the public is desirable, but not required. If you possess a “can do” attitude and love to ski or ride, this is the job for you! Applicants must be in good physical condition. Most positions require a basic skiing/snowboarding ability and you need to have your own ski/ snowboard equipment.
* Ski Instructors
Whether you are an experienced instructor or you are new to professional skiing and riding instruction, then we want to give you the opportunity to teach, learn and train with us.
Instructors are primarily responsible for teaching skiing and snowboarding to the guests of Winter Park Resort. This may include class lessons, private lessons and special programs as assigned; for adults and/or children. Lessons are taught using manners and methods prescribed by the Winter Park Ski & Ride School using the Guest Centered Teaching model, with an emphasis on safety and guest satisfaction in order to meet or exceed the motivations and expectations of our guests.
Qualified applicants must be 18 years of age and have a High School diploma or equivalent (GED).
Skiing and snowboarding experience, expertise and passion highly desirable.
Any past coaching and teaching experience is also desirable.
Any Professional teaching experience, PSIA (Professional Ski Instructors of America) or AASI (American Association of Snowboard Instructors) certification is desirable for both the adult and children’s operations.
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