Ski Patrol Training Specialist - Winter Seasonal - Keystone Resort

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

The Ski Patrol Training Specialist is responsible for all aspects of Keystone Ski Patrol training in accordance with the compliance with Keystone Ski Patrol standards.¬ 


Job Requirements

  • Extensive knowledge of ski patrol including but not limited to: all medical, trails, scheduling, weather, training, avalanche, snowmobile, accident investigation, and lift evacuation operations at the Keystone Ski Patrol Advanced Patroller level or above.

  • Extensive knowledge of mountain operations, including but not limited to: snowmaking, risk management, terrain park, lift maintenance, competition services, lift operations, mountain safety, food & beverage, events, and transportation.

  • Demonstrates effective communication skills and strong guest service skills

  • Time management skills

  • Leadership ability

  • Strong decision making skills

  • Effective working relationships inter/intra departmentally


Job Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent - required

  • Intermediate Patroller or above - required

  • Current Keystone Ski Patroller - preferred

  • Previous supervisory experience - preferred

  • Current OEC, EMT-B or higher medical certification - required, CO License - preferred

  • Knowledge of MS Office - required

  • Fluent in all aspects of English language - required

  • Must be versed in all facets of the Patrol business

  • Expert Skiing skills - preferred


Employee Perq and Discounts:¬ 

  • Free EPIC Pass to all of our resorts; Beaver Creek, Vail, Whistler Blackcomb, Keystone, Breckenridge, Park City, Northstar, Heavenly, Kirkwood, Mt. Brighton, Afton Alps, & Wilmot Mountain

  • Discounted dependent ski passes

  • Free ski lessons

  • Discounted tickets to Arapahoe Basin

  • Discounted lodging at our properties starting at $85/night

  • 50% off Colorado Mountain Express transportation

  • Food and beverage discounts at mountain dining locations

  • Retail discounts at Vail Resorts Retail stores

  • 10-25% off¬  at our Starbucks locations

  • Unique events - Including concerts, employee meals, employee activities, pro competitions

We're looking for team members who are passionate about their work and the world around them, who take pride in ensuring our guests receive the best possible service and who bring a sense of self and fun to all they do. Life at 9,280 feet in the sky is a little different. With our crisp Rocky Mountain air and boundless options for¬ adventure and exploration, you can join a community who loves where they live and loves what they do. Keystone will be your home away from home; a place where friendliness, an eye for detail and unmatched guest service¬ is the foundation of our Culture. Come join our team ‚€“ where A Mountain of Possibilities awaits. www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 159512

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