Snowbasin Resort Company

Snowbasin Resort Company

Ski & Ride Instructor


In this position you will serve as a professional representative of Snowbasin Resort on an interdependent team dedicated to creating the best possible environment for teaching a ski or snowboard lesson. Recognizing that service is our product and helping guests have a great experience is a primary focus. Safety, fun, and learning are daily tasks for this position.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • The Responsibility Code is a top priority while skiing/riding.
  • Instructs groups of children, adults, or families for the day in a variety of activities including instruction, safety, lunch, special events, and to accept all duties as assigned by the On Snow Supervisor/ Program Manager.
  • Be responsible for your safety and the safety of the guests.
  • Make a continued effort to improve personal skiing/riding skills, teaching skills, people skills and knowledge, by attending mandatory and certification training throughout the season.
  • Acts as the prudent parent in the absence of the child’s parent.
  • Maintains a great guest service attitude while working with all levels of ability and making the best terrain choice for skills being developed.
  • Be familiar with Ski and Ride School programs, prices and lesson times.
  • Reads and complies with Snowbasin Employee Handbook and Ski /Snowboard procedures, including safety, grooming, professional attire, time management, and behavior standards.
  • Responsible for all information from Ski and Snowboard School bulletin boards, daily am huddle, and required monthly team meetings.
  • Supplies personal ski and board equipment and maintains it in a safe, functional, and attractive condition.
  • We are a company that works together and throughout the season you may be required to assist in other departments as needed.


  • Experience working with children and families is essential.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Reliable and committed to working.
  • Must be able to work outside in extreme and quickly changing winter mountain conditions.
  • Patience and the ability to have lots of fun.
  • Ability to stand 6-7 hours per day
  • Capable of lifting 50 pounds
  • Propensity to quickly react to complex and urgent circumstances.
  • Ability to navigate base and slopes in large crowds.
  • Must be current PSIA/AASI certified Level I,2, or 3

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