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Avalanche Awareness - Volunteer

Date: Feb 12, 2019

Location: Whistler, BC, Canada

Company: Vail Resorts

Whistler Blackcomb’s Mission Statement is “Experience of a Lifetime”

Love what you do! Because that’s what we’re all about. The Whistler Blackcomb staff is comprised of individuals who thrive in the outdoors, love the mountains, and are passionate about what they do. We look for applicants who share in this passion, whether you are looking for a seasonal job or wanting to build an exciting career, don’t miss the chance to work and play in BC’s winter wonderland. If you sound like our ideal applicant please apply online and show us what you’ve got. #wbworklove

Our Mission statement is “To create memories as the best mountain experience again and again.”

 

Volunteers are required to complete 23 shifts over the course of the season. A season’s pass will be provided in order for volunteers to access the mountain for both volunteer shifts and product knowledge.

Position Summary: To take Guests around on tours around the mountains with a focus on creating Awareness of Avalanches and the surrounding Terrain.

 

What you’ll be doing:

•To continually strive to exceed our Guest’s expectations and to create memories for guests and staff as the best mountain experience again and again.

•Ski or snowboard with Guest’s on the tour.

•Offer information and help guests have an excellent educational and memorable experience.

•At times, will be expected to assist ski patrol

 

Qualifications:

•Demonstrate our core values: Safety First, Striving to be the Best, and showing that We Care

•Minimum of CANADIAN AVALANCHE ASSOCIATION OPERATIONS LEVEL 1 a must

•Strong skier/snowboarder

•Strong communication skills

•Previous guiding and teaching experience would be an asset

•Foreign language fluency is a definite asset

•Able to interact well within a team atmosphere

•Previous guest service experience an asset

•Ability to commit to volunteer on the same day each week, with some flexibility

 

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? Explore Employment Opportunities with Whistler Blackcomb! (www.vailresortscareers.com/whistlerblackcomb).

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 164370

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