Website Killington Snow Sports School

 Ski Instructor

Winter 2022/2023: Snow Sports School

Temporary

February 2023 and/or April 2023

Killington and Pico Resort is the biggest mountain in the East, home to the most adventure you’ll find all year long, and a great place to start, build and grow your career. With seven distinct mountain areas, including Vermont’s highest lift-serviced peak, the opportunities are endless throughout the longest ski season in the East, and into the summer with mountain biking, golf and more. Join an enthusiastic team that strives to deliver the best guest experience possible, while taking advantage of all these mountains have to offer. Killington Resort is committed to employee wellness, safety, growth opportunities, and provides a wide variety of resort benefits, including access to our unparalleled playground.

Job Summary:

Join the Snow Sports School as a Temporary Ski Instructor teaching youth groups from the UK. We are looking for ski instructors to commit to 5 consecutive days for one or more of the following program dates:

  • February 2023: 11-15; 12-16;  19-23
  • April 2023: 2-6;  3-7

Summary of Key Responsibilities:

  • Work together with Snow Sports supervisors and team leads to organize classes and students according to individual student goals and abilities
  • Teach and demonstrate skiing to classes of all abilities in a safe environment using a variety of teaching and ski ride techniques
  • Demonstrate specific skiing maneuvers, including loading, and unloading lifts
  • Provide exceptional guest service while maintaining safety as a priority at all times.
  • Work collaboratively with fellow staff and independently with groups or individual students

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Be able to ski/ride at an intermediate level or above
  • Must be willing to work with children ages 10-17
  • Strong communication as well as interpersonal skills
  • Ability to demonstrate skiing maneuvers to students throughout the duration of a lesson for up to 5 hours per day required
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Experience working with children is preferred

Compensation & Benefits

Starting wage: $18/hour

PSIA-AASI Certified starting wage: $19/hour and up depending on level of certification

5-day Commitment (1 program session)

Benefits:

  • Issued 1 lift ticket (non-passholders only) on scheduled work and training days. Ticket is good for lift access throughout the day, including after work shift has ended. Ticket must be used on date of issue and is non-transferable.
  • Issued a Team Rewards lift ticket voucher for each day worked up to 5. The ticket voucher is good for the remainder of the 2022-2023 season and all of the 2023-2024 winter season.
  • 50% food & drink discount in resort cafeterias, restaurants & bars on scheduled workdays.

10-day Commitment (2+ program sessions)

Benefits:

  • Issued 1 lift ticket (non-passholders only) on scheduled work and training days. Ticket is good for lift access throughout the day, including after work shift has ended. Ticket must be used on date of issue and is non-transferable.
  • Issued a Team Rewards lift ticket voucher for each day worked up to 10. The ticket voucher is good for the remainder of the 2022-2023 season and all of the 2023-2024 winter season.
  • 50% food & drink discount in resort cafeterias, restaurants & bars from first day of work through the end of the 2022-2023 winter season.

It is the policy of Killington/Pico Ski Resort Partners, LLC to provide equal opportunity and employment to all staff and applicants.  No person shall be discriminated against in any condition of employment because of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, place of birth, age, physical or mental condition, or any qualified individual with a disability or veteran status.

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