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Position: Ski Instructor Full Time
Department: Snow School
Status: Seasonal Winter FT
Posting Date: Nov-07-2018

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JOB DESCRIPTION

 

 

Location:

Mount Washington Alpine Resort, located on beautiful Vancouver Island on the West Coast of Canada.

Position Details:

We are currently seeking seasonal part time & full time Ski & Snowboard professionals for the 2018 -19 winter season to work within our Snow School, Mountain kids, and school groups programs.  Pros will also assist in the Adult and seasonal programs as required. This position entails providing our customers with the best guest experience possible by creating a relationship prior to the lesson through assistance in our sales and rental areas

Scope:

  • To teach ski and snowboard lessons in Mountain Kids, Adult Snow School and Group Lesson programs.
  • Maintain coaches logs and reports for seasonal programs
  • Set up of outdoor terrain signage and interactive learning area
  • To act as an Ambassador for Mount Washington and the Industry as a whole.
  • To assist in other department operations such as Rentals, Sales and Events when required
  • Attend daily morning meeting and morning training sessions
  • Attend all lesson line-ups
  • Assist the daycare staff with sign-ins and daily operations including supervised snack time
  • Cleaning of the pro room
  • Shoveling of stairs and entryways and updating the shoveling log
  • To participate in regular training sessions to:

Help increase our level of professionalism

To help you, the Instructor, achieve your next level of certification

For overall skill improvement

To have fun on our skis and boards

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The instructor is expected to adhere to the policies of Mount Washington Alpine Resort and the Snow School.  You are expected to do your best at all times, if you have questions, concerns or criticisms, please speak with the Snow School Supervisors.  The Managers's office is ALWAYS open.  Please feel free to stop by if you have a problem or comment, as your opinions, concerns and suggestions for improvement are welcome.

Reports to:

Snow school Manager/Assistant Snow School Managers/Snow School Supervisors/Program Leads

Rate of pay:

Seasonal full-time (winter) pros will work 4-5 days/week (minimum 20 hours/week) plus extra during peak times and higher pay rates for request private lessons. Part-time pros will be guaranteed minimum 2 hours of pay when scheduled

Level 1 ski/board pros-$13.00-$14.50/hr

Level 2 ski/board pros-$14.50-$16.50/hr

Level 3 ski/board pros-$16.50-$19.00/hr

Pay rates will be assessed on an individual basis. Years of experience, additional certifications, etc will be taken into account

Qualifications:

-Minimum Level 1 CSIA/CASI certification or foreign equivalent

-Ability to work independently and as part of a team

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills required (English)

-Excellent customer service skills required

-Required to provide a valid criminal record check

-Foreign staff must hold their own valid work permit

-Previous experience working with children is an asset

Benefits:

-Regular training sessions with Level 4 instructors to help you achieve that next level of certification or personal goal

-Reciprocal pass program with other mountain resorts

-Discounts on food and beverage

-Staff transportation to and from the resort

-Competitive salaries and staff benefits

-Unlimited skiing and riding at a resort which gets record amounts of pow!

 

Certification courses are available starting in December 2018. Please visit mountwashington.ca for dates and pricing

 

 


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Optional application method, fill out application and leave it at the Alpine Lodge Administration Office with a resume, or e-mail your resume to jobs@mountwashington.ca. Thank you to all that apply, please note only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

If you have any questions, please email us.

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