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Certified Ski Instructor Level 2 - Full & Part Time - Winter Seasonal

Company: Vail Resorts
Location: Avon
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak.  Full and Part Time positions for PSIA/AASI certified instructors are available for the Winter Season!  Positions are available in both Children’s and Adult’s Ski and Snowboard School. The Instructor will provide quality ski instruction to groups and individuals in a safe and fun manner while upholding all Colorado and California Skier Safety Act rules/regulations and Company guidelines. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):Upholding the highest levels of guest safety on varied terrain in high altitude, with varying winter weather conditions.Clearly and accurately instructing assigned levels of skiing to students, both physically and verbally.Ensuring that students are matched to appropriate skier skill level and working with supervisors/managers to make appropriate changes when necessary.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; lifting children by the vest (if applicable).Supervising children in class at all times; assisting at lunch and snack times; ensuring return of children to identified guardian.Assisting in operational responsibilities of Ski & Snowboard programs including but not limited to registration process, directing guests to appropriate equipment fitting source, upkeep of outdoor teaching areas, and cleanliness of facilities. Requirements:High School or Equivalent EducationAttend Ski and Ride training sessionsPSIA/AASI Level 1, 2 or 3 certificationBasic knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and browser applications; basic internet navigationMust be fluent in all aspects of the English language (spoken and written)Must have excellent guest service skillsMust have excellent communication skillsMust work well in a teamMust be able to work in inclement weather in a high alpine environmentMust have sight, speech, and hearing abilities sufficient to learn skills, follow and provide directionsMust be available to work holidays and weekendsMust be able to lift, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and reach frequently.   Preferred Skills:Experience working with guests of all agesPrevious experience with teaching/coaching/mentoringPrevious ski/snowboard instructor experienceKnowledge of local area/resortPrevious experience with teaching/coaching/mentoring all age groups The budgeted range starts at 14.00 - 20.25.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.  The perks and benefits include Free ski passes for employees  401(k) retirement plan   Accrued Sick Time  Discount lift tickets for friends and family  Free ski lessons  Discounted lodging, food (including $5 meals), gear, and mountain shuttles  Discounted bike haul & golf  Excellent training & professional development  Seasonal Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus… Critical Illness and Accident plansMedical, Dental, and Vision insurance (only available once eligible employees work 750 hours)   Free ski passes for dependents  We’re looking for team members whose legendary attention to detail and commitment to phenomenal service comes naturally. Pursue a lifestyle that will elevate your expectation of what work can look like. Nothing is too big or too small for the staff to bravely pursue and elevate the expectations of the guest. Do you possess a calling for delivering world-class events and amenities? Then Beaver Creek is for you. www.vailresortscareers.comVail 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.Requisition ID 315488

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