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Ski/Snowboard Instructor – PSIA/AASI 3

Seasonal Seasonal – Full Time Seasonal – Part Time @Granby Ranch in Ski and Bike Resort
  • 1000 Village Rd, Granby, CO 80446, USA View on Map
  • Post Date : 09/24/2022
  • Apply Before : 12/15/2022
  • Salary: $25 - $28 / Hourly
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  • Job Function Certified Ski Instructor
  • Education Level Not Specified
  • Schedule Preference Flexible
  • Experience Level Senior Level
  • Job Start Month December 2022
  • Job Available Until Month April 2023

Job Description

JOIN US IN THE MOUNTAINS! 

At Granby Ranch, you will have a small mountain experience where families, friends and team members connect, live, play and enjoy the natural environment of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Perks of joining our team include affordable employee housing, a season pass for Granby Ranch, free passes to more than 15 Colorado ski areas, in-house discounts in our rental, retail and restaurant outlets, and so much more!  

POSITION SUMMARY:   

The Ski/Snowboard Instructor (PSIA/AASI 3 Certification) provides Granby Ranch guests with an exceptional learning experience in the skills of Alpine skiing and/or snowboarding standardized with PSIA-AASI Cert 1 progressions. Must have and maintain current PSIA-AASI certification. While this position includes both indoor and outdoor operations, primarily instructors will be outdoors. This position will work directly with guests of all ages (3 and older). 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 

  • Teach quality skiing/snowboarding lessons as assigned, following standard PSIA-AASI Cert 3 progressions. Create lesson plans.  
  • Attend training clinics as scheduled. 
  • Report to class line-ups as scheduled and on time. 
  • Adhere to all safety requirements and standards 
  • Follow appropriate children center procedures. 

ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Act as a positive, professional role model, adhering to the company’s hospitality standards. 
  • Maintain an exceptional level of guest service in all interaction with guests, fellow employees, and management. 
  • Assist in fitting rental gear for guests, following industry technical standards. 
  • Ability to work with children, instructors, and other employees in a team environment. 
  • Assist and support other departments for races, events and operations on high volume days. 
  • Ability to multitask and shift from inside to outdoor job duties in a timely manner. 
  • Available to work weekends and peak periods, if needed. 
  • Other duties as assigned. 

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES: 

  • Talking to others to convey information effectively. 
  • Actively looking for ways to help people. 
  • Willingness to learn new instructional methods. 
  • PSIA-AASI Cert 3 skills to teach skiing and/or snowboarding classes. 
  • Know how to load and unload a ski lift safely 

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND CERTIFICATIONS: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.  
  • PSIA-AASI Certification 3, required 
  • PSIA-AASI Children’s Specialist 2, required 
  • Additional PSIA-AASI Certications (Adaptive, Telemark, Freestyle Specialist, etc), prefered but not required.  

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING CONDITIONS: 

  • Must be physically capable to perform strenuous exercise at 8,000-10,000 feet with variable weather conditions. 
  • Must be able to lift up to 30lbs. 
  • Provide own ski/ride equipment, clothing, and accessories necessary for work outdoors in high alpine winter environment. 
  • Weekend and/or holiday work required. 

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.