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Certified Ski or Snowboard Instructor – Full & Part Time – Winter Seasonal

Stevens Pass Mountain Resort

Skykomish, Washington

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Job Status: Posted 2 months ago


Seasons For Hire


Payment Schedule

December 31, 2021

Deadline to Apply


Job Type

18 Years Old

Minimum Age

1 year

Minimum Experience

Job Description

Full and Part Time positions for PSIA/AASI certified instructors are available for the Winter Season! Positions are available in both Children’s and Adult’s Ski and Snowboard School. The Instructor will provide quality ski instruction to groups and individuals in a safe and fun manner while upholding all Safety rules/regulations and Company guidelines.

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.
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 & 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.


High School or Equivalent Education
Attend Ski and Ride training sessions
PSIA/AASI Level 1, 2 or 3 certification
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.

Preferred Skills:

Experience working with guests of all ages
Previous experience with teaching/coaching/mentoring
Previous ski/snowboard instructor experience
Knowledge of local area/resort
Previous experience with teaching/coaching/mentoring all age groups

Positions to Fill

5 openings

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