Vail Resorts Non-Certified Ski & Snowboard School Instructor - Full Time & Part Time - Winter Seasonal in Weston, Missouri
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.
Snow Creek is now part of the Vail Resorts family and we’ve started hiring for our Winter 21-22 season! All Snow Creek 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!
Snow Creek is now part of the Vail Resorts family and we’ve started hiring for our Winter 20-21 season! All Snow Creek 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!
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Upholding the highest levels of guest safety on varied terrain in high altitude, with varying winter weather conditions in a fast paced, potentially high-pressure environment
Clearly and accurately instructing assigned levels of skiing or snowboarding to students, both physically and verbally
Assisting guests to load and unload the chairlift
Communicating instructions and helping guests to their feet during a lesson.
Working with guests of all ages and abilities
When working with children: Supervising children in class at all times; assisting at lunch and snack times; ensuring return of children to identified guardian
When working with children: Assisting in operational responsibilities of Ski & Snowboard programs including but not limited to registration process, directing guests to appropriate equipment fitting source, upkeep of outdoor teaching areas, and cleanliness of facilities
Must be at least 18 years old
Successfully complete a 4/5 day training camp and observation day or have prior instructor experiance
Capable of comfortably skiing/snowboarding on groomed blue runs
Physical ability to respond appropriately to emergency and other unplanned situations
Must be able to stand and walk on snow for extended periods of time. Must be able to bend and squat. Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
Must be fluent in all aspects of the English language (spoken and written)
Must have good guest service skills
Must have good communication skills
Must work well in a team
Must successfully complete the background check
Must be able to work in inclement weather in a high alpine environment
Must have sight, speech, and hearing abilities sufficient to learn skills, follow and provide directions
Meet one of our flexible scheduling options
Experience working with people
Knowledge of Spanish language
Having opened for business less than 30 years ago, Snow Creek has already converted thousands of first-timers into lifelong skiers and riders. Join our team and continue creating epic experiences for guests at Kansas City’s premier winter destination. 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 308627