Snow Sport Instructor - CSIA/CASI Level 3 or Equivalent - Winter 2023/2024 - Whistler Blackcomb

Date:  Dec 2, 2023

Whistler, BC, Canada

Company:  Whistler Blackcomb
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2023/2024


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first-time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world.

With 40+ resorts across 3 continents, you can join our team for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience, and wellness benefits to fuel your success.


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons 
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, and mountain shuttles
  • RSP Options (after 12 months or 2000 cumulative hours of service)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent training and professional development
  • Referral Program

Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus:

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (for eligible seasonal employees after working 500 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans


Start Date: These positions will start on approximately November 23 2023


Term of employment: Seasonal full time

Business Mailing Address: 4545 Blackcomb Way Whistler BC V8E 0X9

Rate of Pay will be between $27.00 - $32.00 depending on certification and experience

Vacancy of 100



  • 7 months to less than 1 year


Security and safety

  • Criminal record check


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.

  • To supervise a group of children, adults or families for the day on Whistler or Blackcomb Mountain, in a variety of activities including instructional skiing, skier safety, lunch, special events and to accept all duties as assigned by the Program Supervisor.

  • To follow the guidelines and safety rules as outline in our Safety Manual

  • To responsible for your safety and the safety of the guests

  • To act as the prudent parent in the absence of the child’s parent

  • To attend all mandatory training sessions.

  • To be familiar with all Snow School programs, prices and lesson times.

  • We are a company that works together and throughout the season you may be required to assist in other departments as needed.




  • Level 3 CSIA or CASI or foreign equivalent is essential

  • Certified in secondary recognized discipline e.g. Snowboard/ Ski dual certified is an asset

  • Experience working with Children essential.

  • Patience and ability to have lots of fun.

  • Ability to work independently

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Reliable and committed to working

  • Required to provide a satisfactory criminal record check certificate upon check-in (valid within 18 months of your start date)

  • Demonstrating our Core Values, Serve Other, Do Right, Be inclusive, Drive Value, Do Good. Be Safe and Have Fun

Benefits include:

  • Full Time  receive Free Ski passes for employees and dependents

  • Part Time receive a Free Ski Pass and get a deduced rate for dependents

  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family

  • Free ski lessons

  • Discounted Food and retail

  • Professional Deals active employees are able to access select industry/sport based websites to access discounts direct from vendors

  • Excellent training and professional development

  • Staff Accommodation available on limited basis

  • Dental plan

  • Health care plan

  • Paramedical services coverage

  • Vision care benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer

  • On-site recreation and activities

  • Wellness program



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 498420
Reference Date: 10/05/2023
Job Code Function: Ski/Snow School