Searchmont Resort, Snow School Director

Duties & Responsibilities

The Snow School Director will be directly responsible for the programs of the Ski & Snowboard School at Searchmont Resort and will be the liaison between staff, clients, local schools and community groups.

The Snow School Director is responsible for maintaining relevant standards and policies within the ski and snowboard, and ski tourism industry. They will assist with daily operations, reservations and communications with guests.

This position is also responsible for helping to design, develop and organize programs within the Ski & Snowboard School, including, but not limited to; school groups, daily group and private lessons, weekly clubs and winter/spring break camps. They will liaise with local district schools and youth groups in organizing and implementing single and multi-day excursions throughout the season.

Qualifications & Experience

A successful candidate will hold these preferred qualifications and attributes:

  • Hold CASI, CSIA or equivalent qualifications (Level 2 or above an asset)
  • Experience in the snow sports industry, hospitality and reservations, sales and marketing an asset
  • Extensive experience in Customer Service
  • Higher Education or certificates in recreation, sports or fitness an asset

Applicants will also display the following qualities:

  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Computer Skills: proficient using Word, Excel and email
  • Responsible, hard working and extremely high attention to detail
  • Experience with group management, staff training and development
  • Be polite, patient, understanding and have a positive attitude
  • Meet minimum physical requirements including the ability to train and teach as required, as well as be on feet for prolonged periods of time
  • Languages: English (additional languages are an asset)

Term

This is a full-time, temporary position for the 2022/23 season with the possibility of continuation beyond the current season.

Contact: Barb Greensted [email protected] 705-781-2340 x2335