Job Description

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Nordic Supervisor - Seasonal
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Snow Mountain Ranch - Granby, CO 80446 US (Primary)
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Position Available: 10/01/2020-04/15/2021

Position Summary:  Under the supervision of the Nordic Director, the Assistant Nordic Director trains, schedules, and supervises Nordic Center staff and volunteers.  The Assistant Nordic Director will schedule ski lessons as well as on demand events, maintain inventory control, supervise daily shop operations, and assist in preparing for larger Nordic Events.

Essential Functions / Requirements:
Certified in First Aid, CPR, and AED administration.
Working knowledge of business management.
Demonstrate the ability to fluently read, write and speak English.
Possess an enthusiasm for winter sports, in particular Nordic Skiing development and guest offerings within the Nordic Center and Program Department.
Able to operate general office equipment.
Ability to train, schedule, supervise and evaluate Nordic shop staff and instructors.
Coordinate and manage all aspects of the Nordic Center when the Nordic Director is not present.
Able to move independently throughout the outdoors over uneven and snowy terrain, either by walking or by other means.
Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies Mission, policies and programs.
Support the Association safety program.  Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members and staff.
Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional.
Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards.

Other Functions / Requirements:
Oversee daily operations of Nordic Shop.
Be accountable for future group activities as well as seasonal fluctuations and schedule staff accordingly.
Be a willing, active and enthusiastic participant in YMCA of the Rockies functions.
Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith in all functions.
Promote a cooperative, positive and problem-solving atmosphere at all times.
Ability to work cooperatively with others in a diverse environment.
All other duties as assigned.
Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with this job.

NOTE: Based on business needs, you may be required to work in other Departments and/or our other Center.

Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith in all functions
Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies Mission, policies, and programs
Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional
Support the Association safety program. Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members, and staff
Promote a cooperative, positive, and flexible atmosphere while working with others in a diverse environment
May be required to work evenings, weekends, and holidays, depending on the position
meet acceptable criminal background check standards

This is a seasonal, $12.00 hourly (based on 40 hours/week) position including:
Room/Board payroll deduction at $34.00/day
Room (room in our staff dormitory with wifi, pay laundry facilities)
Board (3 meals per day, 7 days per week)
Other employee perks and discounts, including:
Access to the YMCA of the Rockies facilities, which include: an indoor pool, basketball gymnasium, fitness classes, hiking/biking/skiing trails, climbing wall, library, and craft shop
Free Grand Passes for skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and golf (dependent on season and resort - limited number available, first come first served basis)
Free gear rentals for sports and outdoor activities
Employee programming, provided by the Human Resources Office

We have a strict policy against alcohol or drugs on property; in addition, no drug use is tolerated (including marijuana) during your employment with us whether on- or off-duty.

You must submit three references with your application, including their name, phone number and email address.
Two references must be someone who know you professionally (former or current manager, supervisor, teacher, professor, coach, pastor, etc.) and one reference must be a family member.
If you are a rehire and have worked at YMCA of the Rockies Estes Park Center, Snow Mountain Ranch, or Camp Chief Ouray at any time during the past three years, references are not required.

The YMCA of the Rockies operates two year-round family resorts and conference centers on each side of Rocky Mountain National Park: Estes Park Center located in Estes Park, CO; Snow Mountain Ranch located in Winter Park, CO; and Camp Chief Ouray, a summer resident camp for kids located on the Snow Mountain Ranch property.
Snow Mountain Ranch (SMR) is located on the western side of the Rocky Mountain National Park, in a more remote area of Colorado known as the Fraser Valley, near Granby and Winter Park. In the winter, SMR is home to one of the largest Nordic ski areas in the country, with over 100 km of trails on the 5000-acre property. Winters at SMR can last up to eight months, but for winter enthusiasts, there is no place like it, with days and days of powder. In the summertime, SMR is surrounded by back-country forests and trails, with opportunities to get your boots or wheels in the dirt for many hours of fun.
We employ people of all ages, from across the country and the world, who want to experience the mountains and support our healthy spirit, mind, and body mission. Join us!

Please call our HR office at 970-887-2152 ext. 4219, or email

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