Website Bolton Valley

Mountain Sports Director

Job Type: Year Round, Full-Time, Salaried position

Location: Bolton Valley, Vermont

Description: The Mountain Sports Director oversees all management of Ski and Ride School, the Nordic Program, the Race Department, Terrain Parks, Summer Camps/Programming, Summer Mountain Bike School, and any other forms programming at Bolton Valley, while promoting outdoor recreation by providing top-quality lessons and activities in a fun learning environment.

If interested, please send brief introduction and resume to: 

Essential Functions:

  • Ultimately responsible for approximately 125 employees in the five departments, including hiring, firing and disciplinary decisions
  • Design lesson packages and pricing that fits the needs of the clientele of Bolton Valley.
  • Design a budget and oversee the finances of the department
  • Run several programs including After School Program, Home School Program, Kid’s Vacation Camp, Burton CHILL, Summer Camps, Babe Force, Catamount Ski Cubs, and all other new programs
  • Interview and hires all seasonal personnel
  • Coordinate and conduct training sessions for both new and returning instructors, and support them on the slopes throughout the season
  • Schedule employees according to anticipated customer needs
  • Work with Supervisors in striving for the overall harmony and cohesiveness of the entire Ski/Snowboard Program
  • Encourage the professional development of instructors through in-house clinics and PSIA and AASI events.
  • Teach lessons when needed
  • New hire paperwork and onboarding
  • Exit evaluations and rehire recommendations
  • Provide support to all Programming Departments as needed
  • Participate as part of the Retail Buying Leadership team

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • 4 year College Degree
  • Level III PSIA/AASI
  • 3-5 Years of managerial experience
  • 3-5 Years of ski resort experience
  • Excellent organizational, supervisory and customer service skills
  • Knowledge of PSIA-AASI certification process
  • Competent computer skills
  • Ability to work well with staff, other departments, and the public
  • Ability to ski or snowboard safely and confidently in varying conditions and types of terrain at all times.
  • Ability to mountain bike safely and confidently in varying condition and types of terrain at all times.

To apply for this job email your details to skischool@boltonvalley.com