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Ski Patrol - Okemo - FT/PT - Winter Seasonal

Date: Aug 1, 2019

Location: Ludlow, VT, US

Company: Vail Resorts

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

The Okemo Ski Patrol is responsible for performing guest service functions such as accident handling, administering first aid, trail maintenance, promoting and creating a safe environment for guests and employees, mountain sweeps, and lift evacuation.

  • Supervising and promoting guest safety on varied terrain, with varying winter weather conditions
  • Assisting injured guests on the mountain and administering first aid
  • Transporting injured guests off the mountain using a toboggan and coordinating with local EMS
  • Performing sweeps at the end of the day to ensure that all guests are safely off the mountain
  • Transporting and setting up mountain safety equipment
  • Identifying and mitigating hazards to promote a safe skiing experience for our guests
  • Transporting supplies and heavy equipment to areas of need, on skis or snowboard
  • Driving snowmobiles to various areas of the mountain, as needed

 

Requirements:

  • High School or Equivalent required
  • Must be fluent in all aspects of the English language (spoken and written) required
  • Basic knowledge of computer required
  • Must be at least 21 years of age required
  • Must be an expert level skier, able to ski all terrain at Okemo safely 
  • Must have excellent guest service skills required
  • Must work well in a team required
  • Must be able to work in inclement weather required
  • Must have manual dexterity to operate equipment required
  • Must have sight, speech, and hearing abilities sufficient to learn skills, follow and provide directions required
  • Must be available to work holidays and weekends

At Okemo, we’ve got 2,200 vertical feet of positive outlook and it shows. Culture is what we teach. And service with a smile is the linchpin of our philosophy. Every interaction with our guests-on and off the mountain, at the golf courses, Adventure Zone and at the Evolution Bike Park, is an opportunity to turn a skier, rider, golfer, or recreational enthusiast into a lifelong member of our family. Our employees reflect this attitude by having fun doing what they do best: creating a memorable recreational experience! www.vailresortscareers.com

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.

Requisition ID 169736


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