• Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Durango, CO

Website Purgatory Ski and Snowboard School

Local Programs Supervisor

Job Description:

The Ski and Snowboard School Local Programs Supervisor will oversee all aspects of the Local Programs within the Ski and Snowboard School, including Snowburners, Lil’Burners, and Dev-Team. This is a full time, seasonal position. This position reports directly to the Kids Ski and Snowboard School Manager.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate staffing needs for each program while maintaining a ratio of 5:1 students to instructors.
  • Manage timekeeping and payroll for instructors for each program day.
  • Facilitate check-in process, manage class assignments, and provide needed support for instructors on snow.
  • Coordinate with other Ski and Snowboard School Supervisors to maintain the integrity of each program.
  • Interact with customers on a daily basis and manage customer complaints as needed.
  • Conduct pre-season goals assessments and end-of-season reviews with instructors.
  • Maintain compliance with all Ski and Snowboard School policies and procedures, and safety protocols.
  • Coordinate pre-season tryouts and/or assessments as necessary.
  • Coordinate end-of-season celebrations for each program.
  • Provide support and care for students in need.
  • Teach lessons as needed.
  • Maintain cleanliness and upkeep of facilities.
  • Work directly with children of all ages, often outside and in extreme weather conditions.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.


  • Intermediate to advanced skiing/snowboarding skills.

  • PSIA/AASI Level 1 Certification

  • Highly effective written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Advanced organizational skills and familiarity with the Google Suite of programs.

  • Experience working with children.

  • This is a physical position; the ability to lift 50 pounds and remain on your feet for extended periods of time is required.


  • Skis and/or a snowboard, boots, and bindings that can pass a safety inspection.

  • Black pants appropriate for winter activities.

  • Professional under layers appropriate for a wide range of temperatures.

  • A uniform jacket for outdoor use will be provided.

Other Requirements:

  • Must pass a background check and fingerprint check for working with children.

To apply for this job email your details to wkalish@purgatory.ski