Aspen Skiing Company

Terrain Park Supervisor

Aspen Skiing Company Snowmass Village, CO

Company Description

ASC operates the on-mountain restaurants and the four mountains in the Aspen Snowmass area - Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk - as well as the Five Star, Five Diamond property The Little Nell, the Limelight Hotel properties which operate in Aspen, Ketchum Idaho and Snowmass. ASC also operates the rental & retail stores of Four Mountain Sports as well as D&E and the Award-winning Ski & Snowboard Schools of Aspen Snowmass.

Job Description

The Terrain Park Supervisor works alongside the Snowmass & Buttermilk Terrain Park Director in management of all Terrain Park staff including grooming staff. The Terrain Park Supervisor focuses on park design, staff efficiencies and park maintenance standards, takes the lead during special events including X Games, Red Bull Training Camps and film shoots, and assists with administrative duties as required.

The budgeted range for this position starts at $50,000. Actual pay will be dependent on budget and experience, all our salaried roles are eligible for bonus.

Essential Job Functions
  • Supervise day crew in daily maintenance of parks including raking, shoveling, salting and setting up/breaking down banners, flags, signage, fencing, etc.
  • Takes lead on design, creativity and build of parks
  • Ability to operate a snowcat to build and place features
  • Insure that features and parks are inspected daily; close features/parks as necessary for safety
  • Promote terrain park etiquette and guest relations within terrain parks and with staff
  • Maintains relationship and effective cross-communication between on-mountain departments
  • Interact with Ski Patrol on a daily basis to discuss any safety issues, report guest injuries and assist at accident scene; complete paperwork as needed
  • Works closely with event and MKTG staff during special events, competitions, athlete camps and photo shoots in regards to build, set up, staffing, maintenance and break down
  • Assist with on the job training for terrain park workers and groomers
  • Monitor performance of staff and provide timely feedback, assists with various tasks including scheduling, timekeeping, discipline and documentation and employee reviews
  • Provide clear and concise communication with staff when assigning tasks and projects
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications
  • 18 years of age or older required
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Fluent in English; some Spanish helpful
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written
  • Able to shovel and rake snow for extended periods of time in variable weather conditions
  • Prior experience in terrain parks, preferably as lead
  • Snow cat driving experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of park layout/design and park event experience
  • Proficient at Google Sketch Up and able to implement creative designs into plans
  • Basic computer skills – Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel)
  • Rail fabrication experience preferred
  • First Aid certification preferred
Additional Information

Supervision Given and Received

Supervision Given:
Exercises direct supervision over Terrain Park Workers. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, frequent and detailed review of work, training, planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.Supervision Received: Works under direct supervision of the Terrain Park Director. Tasks are assigned according to specific procedures, and work is checked frequently. Instruction, advice and assistance are readily available.

Work Environment and Physical Demands

Ability to reach, crouch, kneel, stand, bend or be on your feet for extended periods of time

Regularly work in wet, cold, hot conditions requiring the use of protective apparel/equipment to prevent exposure to the elements and may be required to walk on slippery and uneven surfaces

Must be able to frequently lift, push or pull up to 50 lbs. individually or with assistance (weight limits can vary according to position, but no more than 50)

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.    

This job description is designed to indicate the general nature and level of work. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Duties and responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice.

Aspen Skiing Company / The Little Nell / Limelight Hotel is an equal opportunity employer.

For an overview of Aspen Skiing Company's benefits and other compensation visit aspensnowmass.com/jobs/benefits

As of November 15 2021, Aspen Skiing Company, The Little Nell, and The Limelight Hotels will require all active employees to be fully vaccinated in the workplace. Read more about this policy via our employee safety page here
  • Seniority level

    Mid-Senior level
  • Employment type

    Full-time
  • Job function

    Administrative
  • Industries

    Restaurants, Food and Beverage Services, and Hospitality

Referrals increase your chances of interviewing at Aspen Skiing Company by 2x

See who you know
Turn on job alerts

Park Supervisor in Snowmass Village, CO

Similar Searches