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Certified Ski or Snowboard Instructor Level 1 - Full & Part Time - Winter Seasonal

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Location: 

Mercersburg, PA, US

Company:  Whitetail Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2020/2021

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. 

 

Whitetail Mountain Resort is now part of the Vail Resorts family and we’ve started hiring for our Winter 20-21 season! All Whitetail Mountain Resort employees receive a FREE ski pass that gives you access to skiing and riding at all Vail Resorts-owned mountains. Along with the free ski pass, employees also get discounts on food, lodging, and retail products, along with other pro-deal discounts on brand names. Join the team this season for an Experience of a Lifetime!

 

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 Company guidelines.
 

Responsibilities:

  • Work is either full-time or part-time
  • Responsible for delivering group and private lessons in a safe and positive environment, completing any progress reports required
  • Responsible for teaching group and private lessons
  • Willingness to work with lesson participants aged 7 and up and when asked children between the ages of 3 and 7
  • Help to serve and supervise children’s lunches where required
  • Provide resort information to guests as needed or seek further assistance from other members of staff to do so
  • Attend both on-snow and off-snow clinics for professional improvement
  • Attend department meetings as requested
  • Perform other functions that may be requested by a supervisor, manager or director

Skills:

  • PSIA/AASI instructor certification or equivalent
  • Caring and sensitive attitude towards guests
  • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible in response to changing class assignments and working in a fast paced environment

Physical Demands:

  • Posses adequate competency in whatever snow sport they wish to teach (skiing or snowboarding)
  • May require the ability to teach moguls, racing or cross training, i.e. skiing vs. snowboarding
  • Ability to ski or snowboard at an intermediate level or above and stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift beginner, adult and child skiers/snowboarders to their feet (heavy lifting)
  • Must maintain strong personal appearance standards
  • Ability to work in all types of weather

Certifications/Diplomas/Prerequisites:

  • High School or equivalent or currently attending an educational institution

 

As one of Pennsylvania’s premier skiing locations, Whitetail Mountain has everything guests need to make epic memories. Join our team and experience the outdoors like never before. Your adventure starts now.  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 225908


Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg