• Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Truckee, CA

Website Northstar

Certified Ski and Snowboard Coach

Salary: $20-$26/hr

Job Description

  • The Coach will provide quality riding instruction to groups and individuals in a safe and fun manner while upholding all Colorado and California Skier Safety Act rules/regulations and Company guidelines. Full and Part Time positions for PSIA/AASI/USSA/FIS certified instructors/coaches are available for the upcoming season. Positions are available in Alpine U10, U12, U14, U16, Freesk, Moguls, Snowboard and All Mtn devo team programs. We are an in-house team, with foundation support and tremendous growth opportunities.
  • The Ski and Snowboard Team offers many different options for coaching depending on your style and preference!
  • Development Ski and Snowboard Teams – Introduction to the Ski and Snowboard Teams with a focus on all mountain skills
    Competitive Ski and Snowboard Teams – Coach upper level and committed athletes. Prepare them for competitions regionally and nationally.

Ski and Snowboard Team Breakdown:

  • Development Ski and Snowboard Teams – All-Mountain Ski Team and All-Mountian Snowboard Team
  • Competitive Ski and Snowboard Teams – Freeski/ Snowboard (Park & Pipe), Alpine Racing (U10 – U18)
  • Upholding the highest levels of athlete safety on varied terrain in high altitude, with varying winter weather conditions.
  • Clearly and accurately instructing assigned levels of skiing to athletes, both physically and verbally.
  • Ensuring that athletes are matched to appropriate skier skill level and working with Head Coach to make appropriate changes when necessary.
  • Assisting guests to load and unload the chairlift.
    Communicating instructions and delivering a season long progression of skills
  • Supervising athletes at all times; assisting at lunch and snack times; ensuring return of group to identified guardian.
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience Required

  • High School or Equivalent Education
  • Attend Ski and Ride training sessions
  • PSIA/AASI/USSA/FIS Level 1, 2 or 3 certification and/or USSA coaching
  • Basic knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and browser applications; basic internet navigation
  • 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 in a high alpine environment
  • Must have sight, speech, and hearing abilities sufficient to learn skills, follow and provide directions
  • Must be available to work holidays and weekends
  • Must be able to lift, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and reach frequently.

Apply Here: https://jobs.vailresortscareers.com/northstar/job/Truckee-Certified-Ski-and-Snowboard-Coach-CA/959396400/?&utm_source=PSIA&utm_medium=Web&utm_campaign=FY23_SRS

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