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Ski Patrol Hiring Clinic - March 30th - Winter Seasonal 2019/2020

Date: Mar 14, 2019

Location: Stowe, 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.


***Please note this position does not start until the 2019/2020 Ski Season***



WOW, What a winter season! Do you want to ski or ride for work at Stowe Mountain Resort for the 2019/2020 winter season?   Come visit us on Saturday, March 30th for our Ski Patrol Hiring Clinic.  Ski Patrol is responsible for performing a variety of guest service and risk management functions such as accident handling, administering first aid, trail maintenance, promoting and creating a safe environment for guests and employees, opening and closing procedures, lift evacuation, search and rescue and enforcing the "Your Responsibility Code" on the hill.


Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting, providing medical care, and transporting sick and injured guests
  • Providing premium service to our guests on varied terrain and in ever changing winter weather conditions
  • Transporting and setting up mountain safety equipment, including ropes, pads and signs
  • Trail checks and maintenance including identifying, marking and mitigating hazards to skiing and riding public
  • Guest evacuation from chairlifts and gondolas
  • Performing closing procedures at the end of the day to ensure that all guests are safely off the mountain
  • Promoting guest safety through education and enforcement of Your Responsibility Code and Resort Policies


Qualifications required:

  • Attend Patrol hiring clinic on March 30th.  
  • Required qualifications will be based on assessed Ski Patrol level (entry, intermediate, advanced) and will be determined during the hiring clinic.
  • Must be able to work in inclement weather in a high alpine environment
  • Must use manual dexterity to operate equipment
  • Must have sight, speech, and hearing abilities sufficient to learn skills, follow and provide directions
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 years of age by December 1, 2019
  • Must be available to work holidays and weekends
  • Must possess basic computer skills/knowledge
  • Must be fluent in all aspects of the English language (spoken and written)
  • Must have excellent guest service skills
  • Must work well in a team
  • Previous patrol or ski resort experience - Preferred


We are looking for enthusiastic team players to join us in providing our guests with a superior recreational experience and an attitude of constant improvement and excellence. Great recreational benefits and resort discounts are available!


Stowe Mountain Resort is widely revered as the Ski Capital of the East. Located on Vermont’s highest peak, Stowe is a renowned world-class, family-friendly destination, offering year-round amenities from skiing to rock climbing and zip-lining. Travelers are drawn from across the globe to this dynamic mountain and the legendary community of this passionate, quintessential New England ski town.  Come join the Stowe Mountain team where you’ll instantly feel at home.

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 166409

Nearest Major Market: Vermont