Careers at Granite Peak.

SNOW SCHOOL INSTRUCTOR

Snow School Instructor ...

Position Overview:

At Granite Peak, Instructors provide quality ski instruction to groups and individuals in a safe and fun manner while upholding all safety rules/regulations and Company guidelines.  Positions for both PSIA/AASI certified and Non-Certified instructors are available for the Winter 2018/2019 Season!  $11.00 per hour

Requirements:

  • Advanced proficiency as skier and/or snowboarder
  • Attend Ski and Ride training sessions
  • Must be fluent in all aspects of the English language (spoken and written)
  • Must have excellent guest service skills
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Must work well in a team
  • Must be able to work in inclement weather
  • Must have sight, speech, and hearing abilities sufficient to learn skills, follow and provide directions
  • Must be available to work holidays and most weekends
  • Must be able to lift, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and reach frequently.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience working with guests of all ages
  • Previous Ski/SB instructor experience
  • Knowledge of local area/resort
  • Previous experience with teaching/coaching/mentoring all age groups and ability levels

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Upholding the highest levels of guest safety on varied terrain with varying winter weather conditions.
  • Clearly and accurately instructing assigned levels of skiing to students, both physically and verbally.
  • Ensuring that students are matched to appropriate skier skill level and working with supervisors/managers to make appropriate changes when necessary.
  • Assisting guests with transportation of equipment.
  • Assisting guests to load and unload the chairlift.
  • Communicating instructions and helping guests to their feet during a lesson; lifting children by the vest (if applicable).
  • Supervising children in class at all times; assisting at lunch and snack times; ensuring return of children to identified guardian.
  • Assisting in operational responsibilities of Ski & Ride programs including but not limited to registration process, directing guests to appropriate equipment fitting source, upkeep of outdoor teaching areas, and cleanliness of facilities.
  • Leadership / Mentoring duties maybe assigned depending on experience and credentials
  • Opportunity to cross-train within the company

APPLY FOR SNOW SCHOOL INSTRUCTOR:  Download Application
**Please make sure to write down position applying for.  Submit application in person or email directly to lisa@skigranitepeak.com

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