Alpine Programs

Club Job Postings

Eastern Region

Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation

Graduate Assistant Coach – Men’s and Women’s Alpine Skiing

St. Lawrence University is currently seeking applicants for a Graduate Assistant Coach for Men’s and Women’s Alpine Skiing.  This 9-month, student position (August 15, 2015 - May 15, 2016) is targeted toward graduate students seeking a master’s degree.  Remuneration includes a very competitive coaching stipend, student health insurance, and eligibility for tuition remission (6 graduate classes per year in the University’s graduate program), and some meals are also included.  The Graduate programs available are Counselling and Human Development, Educational Leadership, and General Studies in Education.

Interested applicants please apply online at http://employment.stlawu.edu uploading all required materials which are defined in the “special instructions to applicant” section.  Questions about the position may be directed to Willi Steinrotter, Head Coach Men’s and Women’s Alpine Skiing, at wsteinrotter@stlawu.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

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Posted 4.22.15


Pennsylvania Freestyle Ski Association located at Seven Springs, Pa is seeking a program director for the 2015-2016 season. PFSA is a multi-discipline team consisting of freestyle, freeride, and snowboard athletes. Our program is structured around the USSA club development initiatives. Interested individuals must have strong communication skills, strong fundamental skiing/riding base, USSA coaching certification, and a positive outlook. Please submit cover letter, resume, and references to Alan English at aex5@verizon.net.

Posted 4.14.15


Racing

Bretton Woods, NH’s largest ski area is looking to staff a qualified team of race coaches for the 2015/16 ski season. Applicants should hold a USSA Coaches certification, PSIA certification or its equivalent. Individual should be able to oversee a team with an emphasis on safety, fun and learning. Duties include weekly correspondence to parents, presenting training schedules / race schedules, coaches training sessions, accurate goal setting and mentoring fun group dynamics. Part time or full time positions are available.

Positions Needed: Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches for following programs:

Development Program, U14 - U18

This Bretton Woods Race Program is a weekend ski team that will work toward skiing fundamental skill building along with growing a new program. Salary is based on qualifications and will be competitive in our region.

Freestyle

Bretton Woods is also looking to staff Freestyle coaches to head up the U8, U10 and U12 program. This program is a start up program that will instill safety and a foundation to learning Park Features and terrain park jumping. Qualified applicant should have a Level I USASA Freestyle Competition license or PSIA-E certification.

These positions are part time weekend position with an opportunity for growth and full time status. Please submit a cover letter and resume to John Pawlak, Director of Competition. jpawlak@omnihotels.com

Posted 4.6.15


Mount Snow Academy in West Dover, Vermont seeks a Head of School, a twelve month position, starting in the fall of 2016.    MSA is a five month winter sports academy where middle school and high school students follow their sending school’s curriculum in a tutorial setting. Subjects are taught on a one to one basis Monday through Thursday by teachers highly qualified and deeply interested in their area of expertise.  Students train and compete in the snow sports of alpine racing, free skiing, and snowboarding five to seven days a week.  There are currently approximately 30 students who attend MSA, with plans to double the size of the school in the next 12-24 months by developing new facilities and support systems.

See full job description here.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, a resume, and names of three references by April 24th, 2015.  Please email to Elliot Cooperstone, Search Committee/Board of Trustees: ecooperstone@gmail.com.  A detailed job description will be sent to qualified applicants.

Posted 3.16.15


Black Mountain Alpine Ski Team in Jackson, NH is seeking a dedicated and experienced Alpine Race Coach to serve as Head Coach and Program Director for the 2015-2016 season.  An ideal candidate would be able to join the program this season in order to ensure continuity and to initiate enduring relationships with athletes, parents and Black Mountain management.  Black Mountain Alpine Ski Team is committed to providing each athlete the skills and fundamentals needed to reach their potential and to develop a lifelong passion for skiing.  The program is in line with the initiatives of USSA and Skills Quest. USSA Alpine Coaching certification required.  Competitive compensation commensurate with experience. The program trains weekends and Holiday breaks from mid December through mid March, and competes in the Eastern Division. Submit cover letter, resume, references and compensation requirements to Glenn Zeiders, via email at glenn.zeiders@yahoo.com, or via mail to Black Mountain, PO Box B, Jackson, NH, 03846, ATTN: Glenn Zeiders.

Full job description here.

Posted 3.2.15


The Hermitage Club hiring coaches for the 2015/16 season.

Hermitage Club is seeking qualified coaches for the 2015-16+ season. We are looking for the following:

U10-12, U14, Freestyle and Snowboarding - Head Coach(s) and Assistant Coach(s)

Applicants should be USSA or PSIA/AASI certified (or willing to pursue certification) and must have current knowledge of ski racing, USSA Level 100+, Freestyle. Snowboarding programs or PSIA/AASI certification preferred, strong fundamental skiing/riding base, a positive attitude and be a team player. Program will be structured around the USSA’s programs. Current USSA and VARA membership is required. Applicants should be able to provide previous coaching, teaching, and/or racing references. Minimal travel.

All coaches report directly to the Director of Snowsports and Alpine Racing. Salary commensurate will be based on experience. Please send a cover letter, resume and references to: James R. Lazor, The Hermitage Club, 10 Gatehouse Trail, West Dover, VT 05356, 802-490-4497 or jlazor@hermitageclub.com 

Posted 2.11.15


Stratton Mountain School Freestyle in Stratton, VT is currently seeking a mogul coach.

Start Date: June 14, 2015.

Stratton Mountain School provides a unique environment that offers each student the opportunity to pursue excellence in competitive winter sports and college preparatory academics while developing strong personal values.

Resumes should be submitted to dnewson@gosms.org. For more information please call Deb Newson at 802.770.0002.

Posted 2.9.15


National Winter Sports Education Foundation - National Winter Activites Center Request for Proposal

The National Winter Sports Education Foundation (NWSEF) is seeking proposals from interested parties to develop and implement a USSA ski and snowboard club to operate at the new National Winter Activities Center in Vernon, NJ (formerly Hidden Valley).

The proposed club would operate in concert with the NWSEF mission “to improve the lives, health and fitness of youth in the United States through winter sports,” while also building out comprehensive USSA club programming. The proposed club will be instrumental in helping NWSEF measure outcomes related to the process of getting kids exposed to winter sports for the first time while also promoting and developing the opportunity to pursue traditional training and competition. 

Complete RFP here.

Posted 2.3.15

 

Rocky/Central Region

Team Summit Colorado is seeking a full time Alpine Director.

Team Summit Colorado – “Elevating youth through winter sports”: Team Summit Colorado is Summit County’s premiere competitive alpine, freeski and snowboard program with 400+ athletes operating on four mountains – Arapahoe Basin, Breckenridge, Copper and Keystone. Our mission is to “Promote character development through athletics by stressing self–reliance, persistence, dedication and achievement.” We believe the lessons learned on the mountain through skiing and snowboarding builds world- class athletes and community leaders and will serve the athletes long after their competitive careers are over.

For a complete job description and to apply online go here:  http://teamsummit.org/careers/

Posted 4.3.15


Team Summit - Colorado is seeking U12-U14 Weekend, U12-U14 Full Time, and U16 Full Time coach

For more information find click here.

To Apply, send Cover Letter and Resume to Diana Tilley diana@teamsummit.org and go to http://teamsummit.org/careers/ to fill out an online application.

Posted 4.3.15

 

Western Region

Squaw Valley Ski Team is hiring for the position of FIS Head Coach. Please share this announcement with potential candidates or click the link to view the job description and apply. We will be accepting applications through mid April with an intended hiring date of May 1st. Applicants interested in coaching with the Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows Ski Team U10 through U21/FIS are encouraged to apply for the general Ski Team Coach also below.

FIS Head Coach Squaw Valley Ski Team

Ski Team Coach Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows Ski Team

 


Auburn Ski Club Training Center on Donner Summit, CA. is currently seeking a program director.  The ASC Training Center is a multi-discipline organization that offers Alpine, Nordic, Snowboard and Biathlon programs and competitions.  ASC also operates a 20KM XC trail system open to club members and the public.  Resumes can be submitted to bclark@inc.auburnskiclub.org.  For more information interested applicants can also call 530-426-3313x101.

Posted 3.23.15


The Jackson Hole Ski and Snowboard Club is seeking an Executive Director with a proven track record in competitive winter sports, k-12 education, fundraising, business development, and community involvement.  Positon starts mid-June, 2015.  Salary consideration begins at $125,000.  Qualifications: 10-15 years of leadership with increasing responsibility; 10 years of nonprofit experience; demonstrated financial management; demonstrated success in achieving development objectives;  the ability to build collaborative relationships; high level winter sports experience; Bachelor's degree or higher required. 

A full job description and position summary are available at www.jhskiclub.org/employment.  Please send resume and cover letter/letter of interest to  hiring@jhskiclub.org  by April 15th.

Posted 2.5.15

 

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