Website Okemo Mountain Resort

Entry Ski & Snowboard Instructor

Location: Okemo Mountain Resort-Ludlow, Vermont
Salary: $15/hour

Job Description:

The Instructor will provide quality ski or snowboard instruction to groups and individuals in a safe and fun manner while upholding all Company safety guidelines. Upholding the highest levels of guest safety on varied terrain with varying winter weather conditions. 

Job Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Clearly and accurately instructing assigned levels of skiing or snowboarding to students, both physically and verbally.
  • Ensuring that students are matched to appropriate skier/snowboarding skill level and working with supervisors/managers to make appropriate changes when necessary.
  • Provide a safe and fun learning environment through exceptional class handling and creativity using our teaching handbook as a guide.
  • Assisting in operational responsibilities of Ski & Snowboard programs including but not limited to registration process, directing guests to appropriate equipment fitting source or lesson meeting place, upkeep of outdoor teaching areas and cleanliness of facilities.
  • Attend morning meetings.
  • Must be able to discuss the lesson content and evaluate the progress of the lesson with the guest.
  • Must have high level of guest service skills and experience.
  • Assisting guests with transportation of equipment.
  • Assisting guests to load and unload the chairlift.
  • Communicating instructions and helping guests to their feet during a lesson.
  • Arrive to work on time prepared for all duties within job description.
  • Able to work cooperatively with staff and other departments to ensure safety, security and enjoyment of our guests.
  • Knowledge and awareness of the environment. Must be able to make sound decisions based on weather conditions, terrain and temperatures.
  • Supervising children in class at all times; assisting at lunch and snack times; ensuring return of children to identified guardian (children’s instructors only).
  • Must be willing to perform occasional duties with other departments (e.g. scanning, food & beverage, lift operations).
  • Must be willing to perform occasional duties with other departments (e.g. scanning, food & beverage, lift operations)

Education Required: High school diploma

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Contact Information: https://jobs.vailresortscareers.com/
Application Deadline: 11/20/2021

To apply for this job please visit jobs.vailresortscareers.com.