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TRAIL CREW

 

Department: Slopes Department

Reporting to: Trail Crew Supervisor and Senior Slopes Supervisor

Start Date: Mid – late October (Weather Dependent)

Accommodation: Not Available

 

Description

Trail Crew provides an outstanding experience for our guest by maintaining a safe terrain for skiers and snowboarders. This is a very physically demanding role, however it is very rewarding!

 

Essential Functions;

  • Provide excellent guest service
  • Snow farming and maintaining fencing
  • Fixing trail signs, checking on landscape items, carrying bamboo sticks (while skiing), moving and maintaining fences etc.
  • Pounding steel into the ground for snow farming
  • Able to work in adverse conditions
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Experience/Requirements

  • Passion for providing outstanding guest service
  • Should be a high intermediate/advanced SKIER (not boarder)
  • Enjoy the mountain environment. Able to work outdoors from -30 degrees Celsius in winter to +5 in the spring
  • Able to lift and carry heavy items (approx. 45lbs-70lbs)
  • Required to have both rock skis and good skis
  • Will need to eventually purchase avalanche gear  and will need a shovel for first day of work
  • Physically fit