Job Details: Our ski school is instructor centered, everyone works with adults and children, and teaches both group and private lessons. We know that happy, motivated employees make happy successful guests. It really is just that simple. We are hiring for all levels of certified and uncertified ski, snowboard, and Nordic instructors as well as Children's Specialists. Training opportunities are available all season long. We are looking for applicants who can provide exceptional guest service at all times, work well under pressure, follow strict policies and procedures, work as a team, and help foster a positive, fun, and safe work environment. Applicants must be able to provide their own ski equipment.
Environment: This is a physically demanding, outdoor position and applicants can expect to work long hours in variable winter weather conditions. Must be able to regularly carry/lift 75lbs.
Qualifications: Ability to ski at an intermediate level is preferred.
Seasonal position: Full-time, part-time and very part-time (holidays only) positions are available. Due to the resort nature of our business, applicants should expect to work evenings, weekends and holidays.
Pay: Base pay ranges from $11.00-$19.00 per hour depending on certifications and experience. Only paid when teaching. Free lunch is provided.
Other: A ski jacket will be provided as part of the uniform. Must provide own equipment and black or gray snow pants. Orange, black, grey, or white long sleeve shirts are to be worn under the uniform (no t-shirts or other colors).
The Minimum Age for this Position is: 16 years old
Estimated Start Date for this Position: Early December
About Angel Fire Resort: Angel Fire Resort is a top year-round mountain resort destination in New Mexico. The resort is situated at over 8,600′ elevation in the Southern Rocky Mountains, 30 minutes east of Taos and has views of Wheeler Peak, the highest point in New Mexico. Angel Fire strives to offer the best value and choice for family outdoor recreation activities to its members, guests and visitors–including skiing, snowboarding, tubing, sledding, golf, mountain biking, golf, disc golf, zip lines, tennis, fishing, hiking, premium RV sites, dining and more.
Housing: Limited employee housing is available by reservation. Employee housing is “dorm-style” and ranges from $350-$750/month. A list of local rental resources is available upon request.
- Employee Assistance Program
- Season Pass
- Free and Discounted Buddy Passes
- Dependent Season Passes
- Free/Discounted Lift Tickets at Partnering Resorts
- Free Group Ski/Snowboard Lessons
- Discounted Ski/Snowboard Lessons for dependents
- Discounts at all Resort Restaurants
- Discounted Rentals
- Discounts at Tubing Hill
- Discounted Zip Line tours
- Access to Fitness Centers
- Discounts on hundreds of brands of gear
- Study Areas for remote students