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Ski School Support - Full Time & Part Time - Winter Seasonal

Date:  May 20, 2021

Mercersburg, PA, US

Company:  Whitetail Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2021/2022

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 21-22 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!


Ski School Operational Support Staff members provide assistance indoors and outdoors for the successful daily operation of our Children’s Ski and Snowboard School programs.  Customer service and organization are the keys to this fun opportunity.  Specific duties will change from day-to-day depending on the needs of the ski school and the business levels.


Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide enthusiastic, professional guest service and assist to direct our guests to their desired destination
  • Daily set up and tear down of outdoor teaching areas with an emphasis on attention to detail to present an area that is sharp, professional in appearance, and consistently set up to optimally utilize teaching terrain and teaching tools within the area.
  • Assist customers and instructors with the  morning check-in process
  • Have an understanding or willing to learn our rental shop processes, including how relevant paperwork is filled out and recorded, how equipment is checked in and out, how to fit and size guests for ski and snowboard equipment, repair and maintenance of rental fleet, and current with appropriate DIN Certification.
  • Support instructors in the learning area by assisting with restroom breaks, loading and unloading conveyor lifts, and actively engaging with children who may need additional attention
  • Assist with ticket and lesson sales, rental sales, and general ability to work and assist guest in purchasing our products
  • Assist in fulfilling products for the next day arrivals
  • Ability to assist lift operations in running SSBS oriented conveyors and magic carpets
  • Assistance with daily lunch process including, table set up, serving, clean up, and safety oriented procedures
  • Daily set up and tear down of indoor facilities with an emphasis on attention to detail to present an area that is clean, orderly, welcoming, and conducive to operating efficiently.
  • Understanding of and compliance with relevant food handling safety code.
  • Understanding of and compliance with relevant health code for facility cleanliness including common areas, toys, equipment, etc

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 309767

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg