Alpine Programs

Club Job Postings

Eastern Region

Okemo Mountain School is seeking a Head U14 Coach to oversee, manage, and direct the academy's U14 program, as well as the Okemo Mountain Competition Center weekend U14 program.  Our current Head U14 coach is moving up to work with a special program within our U16 age group; therefore, we are seeking a strong replacement for him.  Applicants for this position must possess highly effective leadership skills coupled with the ability to work as part of a team, have experience coaching and managing youth ski racing athletes (10+ years preferred), and have excellent oral and written communication skills.  A bachelor’s degree is required.

Additionally, the Okemo Mountain Competition Center is seeking weekend alpine ski racing coaches for all age groups for the 2015-16 winter season.  Applicants should be enthusiastic team players looking to work with one of the country’s largest youth ski racing programs. Prior coaching and/or racing experience is a must, as well as the flexibility to travel to state, regional, and national level competitions.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Mariel Meringolo, OMS Head of School, at mmeringolo@okemomountainschool.org or OMS; 53 Main St; Ludlow, VT 05149. For submissions or inquiries by email, please also copy Peter Cornish, Okemo Competitions Director, pcornish@okemo.com.

Full Job Description here

Posted 5.20.15


Alpine Program Director/Head Coach

Kimball Union Academy in Meriden, NH seeks an Alpine Program Director/Head Coach for its 2015-2016 Alpine Racing USSA/FIS team. The Alpine Program Director must be an excellent coach who is passionate about the sport, and enjoys engaging adolescent athletes. Key responsibilities include all head coaching duties for USSA and FIS athletes, with additional oversight of and coordination with KUA's prep school team, which competes in the NEPSAC league. High-level organizational and communication abilities are a must.  Candidates should have a collegiate or national level ski racing background with a minimum of 3 years of demonstrated successful experience in alpine coaching.  A Bachelor’s degree is required and a coaching certification preferred.  He/she must possess a clean driving record. 

Interested candidates should submit a resume, letter of interest and three letters of recommendation by email to hr@kua.org or by mail to:  Human Resources, Kimball Union Academy, PO Box 188, Meriden, NH 03770.

Posted 5.13.15


Babson College, Wellesley, MA

Head Coach, Men’s and Women’s Alpine Skiing

This individual will Serve as the Head Coach, Men’s and Women’s Alpine Skiing. He/She may also serve as Head Coach of a second sport or be assigned an administrative responsibility. This is a part-time, seasonal position working 25 hours per week, October through March. It is not eligible for benefits.

Full job description here.

Interested candidates should apply via our website https://babson.peopleadmin.com

Posted 5.8.15


Williams College invites applications for the ten month position of Assistant Coach of Alpine Skiing for the academic year 2015-2016.

The Assistant Coach is responsible for providing assistance to the Head Coach in all aspects of the program, including but not limited to athlete development, team website and administrative duties, assistance with workout planning, recruiting, equipment management, travel, video and feedback on the hill, and duties as assigned by the head coach.

More information here

Posted 4.28.15


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.

For more information click here

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

 

 

Rocky/Central Region

Western State Colorado University

Western is seeking A head coach for the Men’s and Women’s Alpine Ski Team as well as a head coach for the Men’s and Women’s Nordic Ski Team.

Full job descriptions - 

Head Alpine Coach

Head Nordic Coach

More information can be found on Western's website here

Posted 5.13.15


Ski & Snowboard Club Vail is seeking an Executive Director with:

  • demonstrated leadership and management skills and the ability to set short-term goals and the long-term vision in an organization;
  • successful track record leading major capital campaigns and effectively cultivating and communicating with leadership donors and major sponsors;
  • proficiency with governance among the Executive Committee, Board of Trustees, and other constituencies;
  • ability to manage, optimize and expand strategic relationships with Vail Resorts, local municipalities, snowsports governing bodies, and academic and community partners as well as enhance community relations and identify and cultivate mission-advancing collaborations;
  • financial management and fiduciary responsibilities, including capital and operating budget oversight; and
  • a passion to continue the development of a “Best in the World” performance-driven program alongside achieving participation goals across all snow sport disciplines and ability levels with enhanced accessibility for all.

Some experience with competitive snow sports preferred. 

Prior non-profit leadership experience preferred.

Email resume and cover letter to jkirwood@aspengrovellc.com

Posted 5.11.15


The Flagstaff Alpine Ski Team (FAST) is accepting applications for both Full Time and Part Time Alpine Ski Coaches for the 2015-2016 season.  Come join this great college community with ski area access 20 minutes from town.  Our team is growing year after year and the Arizona Snowbowl has had over 2 years of snowmaking providing a consistent season.  We are looking for coaches for the U14-16's as well as Part Time U8-12's.  Compensation is dependent upon level of experience.  

Please send inquiries to klundstrom5@gmail.com

Posted 4.28.15


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

 

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