Ski Instructor Experienced

  • Deer Valley Resort
  • 2250 Deer Valley Drive South, Park City, UT, USA
  • Oct 12, 2021
Seasonal Hospitality-Hotel Other

Job Description

PURPOSE OF POSITION: Teach alpine skiing to Deer Valley guests of any age or ability zone.


  • Must have excellent guest service skills
  • Current PSIA/ASSI Alpine Certification Level 1, 2 or 3
  • Advanced skier able to ski Beginner to Expert terrain in variable conditions
  • Able to teach groups and private lessons to individuals and families
  • Able to lift and carry 40 pounds; stand/ski six to nine hours; perform bending, lifting and twisting movements
  • Able to work in variable weather and snow conditions
  • Willing to work weekends and holidays
  • Own/use alpine ski equipment; must pass boot/binding checks


  • Teach alpine skiing to students of any age or ability zone, using PSIA/AASI teaching methodology and following the safety codes of the mountain
  • Punctuality: must be in uniform, equipped and at the meeting location on time; must adhere to lesson times, lunch breaks, clinics and schedules of the Ski School
  • Plan, organize and implement appropriate ability zone plan for each ski lesson; conduct lesson in professional manner
  • Attend instructor meetings, training and performance reviews
  • Able to work with general supervision and make reasonable decisions based upon policies and procedures outlined in company manuals; adhere to Ski School and HR policies and procedures
  • Display professional conduct with parents, children and caregivers in all situations, some of which may be stressful; write daily progress cards for students and their parents
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Exemplify a strong work ethic
  • Function as a team player
  • Interact with members of Skier Services peer group, instructors, agents and supervisors in a positive and professional manner
  • Interact positively with other Deer Valley Resort employees
  • Communicate any suggestions or concerns to manager in a timely manner
  • Speak and act professionally while on duty
  • Support/follow Deer Valley Resort policies and procedures, including DV Employee Handbook guidelines and the Ski School Instructor Guide
  • Be a good example to those around you with a positive, supportive attitude

DATES OF EMPLOYMENT:  December to mid April