Competitions Teams Coach - Experienced- - Winter Seasonal - Okemo (244170) at Okemo Mountain Resort in Ludlow, Vermont

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Job Description:

*Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. *As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you're looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak.

*Experienced Competition Teams Coach *
Share your passion! Experienced Coaches, will have a deep enthusiasm for the sport, allowing them to provide exceptional training and racing experience to our athletes. With a constant eye towards safety and an athlete-centered coaching focus, our coaches will build lasting relationships with our guests. At all age levels, our team works to ensure athletes get the most out of their seasons with us.

*RESPONSIBILITIES *

* Provide quality ski race instruction to groups and individuals
* Create a fun environment that is conducive to learning by employing a variety of appropriate coaching strategies.
* Encourage athlete enthusiasm for skiing, the learning process, and the further development of solid fundamental skiing skills
* Uphold the highest level of guest safety on varied terrain with varying winter weather conditions
* Follow The Resort's etiquette guidelines while interacting with guests and respond to all guests in a courteous, professional manner. Maintain positive relations with athletes, parents, other staff, and the general public at all times.
* Attend/complete all required training, safety, and other meetings, required both by the department and company.
* Demonstrate a commitment to improving personal skiing and teaching abilities through attendance of supplementary training.
* Perform other duties as required.

*REQUIREMENTS*

* Must be at least 18 years of age
* Previous racing and/or coaching experience
* USSA/USASA Coaching accreditation (Level 200) preferred
* Must be able to complete required training upon hire
* Must be able to handle exposure to inclement weather; bending, lifting and squatting, kneeling
* Physical ability to respond appropriately to emergency and other unplanned situations
* Must be able to work nights, weekends, and holidays
* Must have great customer service skills
* Must have great communication skills

At Okemo, we've got 2,200 vertical feet of positive outlook and it shows. *Culture is what we teach.* And service with a smile is the linchpin of our philosophy. Every interaction with our guests-on and off the mountain, at the golf courses, Adventure Zone and at the Evolution Bike Park, is an opportunity to turn a skier, rider, golfer, or recreational enthusiast into a lifelong member of our family. Our employees reflect this attitude by having fun doing what they do best: creating a memorable recreational experience! [www.vailresortscareers.com](http://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 281527