Snowsports Race Crewman

US-MT-Big Sky
2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-1621
# of Openings
2
Category
Outdoor Pursuits

Overview

Yellowstone Club is a 13,600 acre private residential community set amidst the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains in Big Sky, Montana. Yellowstone Club offers its Members the world’s only private ski and golf community.  Members love being a part of this exceptional community due to our one-of-a-kind skiing experience and gorgeous summer weather that makes for memorable days on the 18-hole golf course, rivers, trails, and more.  Our employees make the Yellowstone Club experience come alive. We are currently seeking enthusiastic, guest services oriented individuals to join our Snowsports team to share their passion for skiing and snowboarding on our 2,200 acres of world-class skiing.

Is race skiing your passion? Do you enjoy teaching, coaching, enriching the lives of others, and developing a team? If so, becoming a Snowsports Race Crewman may just be the perfect position for you. Being a Race Crewman is a rewarding career that allows you to work outside while sharing your love for the slopes. 

 

The Snowsports Race Crewman is responsible for managing, maintaining and organizing race equipment including hosting daily races and Member races as well as special event races during the winter season.

 

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Set and tear down race course including but not limited to gates, timing, signs
  • Slip course during day to insure a quality race surface
  • Set netting as needed to insure the safety in appropriate areas on course
  • Deliver a race course on a daily basis that represents the average racer on the mountain on a given day
  • Work to understand course setting techniques as well as knowing the different disciplines
  • Be available during day to assist with other duties as
  • Be organized and detail oriented, utilizing checklists or other systems to ensure no task is left undone; anticipate events and plan ahead; prepare for the unexpected; remain focused on the end result
  • Be helpful, respectful, approachable and team oriented, building strong working relationships and a positive work environment

 

Qualified candidates must have:

  • High School diploma, GED or vocational training or job-related course work
  • Creditable Race Skiing experience with ability to set-up and tear-down course
  • Possess in depth knowledge of skiing/riding concepts and teaching methodology; capability to safely instruct clients of all skiing/riding ability
  • Passion for working with all ages
  • Creditable experience in teaching and/or coaching in skiing, riding, or other related field
  • Comprehensive knowledge of fundamental skiing/riding concepts and teaching methodology
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask while working with a group of all ages

 

This is a seasonal, full-time position. The position is located in Big Sky, MT. Yellowstone Club offers great benefits including free transportation from Bozeman to the Club upon hire, a complimentary meal each day, ski days each month for employees to enjoy the mountain, and a ski pass to Big Sky Resort or Bridger Bowl. Plus, you get to work at one of the most incredible places on earth.  For more information about the Club, visit www.yellowstoneclub.com.  

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