Patrol / EMT /Medical Services
Job Details

Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Accountability


  • Provide medical services at the Utah Olympic Park involving guests, athletes and employees
  • Provide medical services according to the UOP Safety Patrol Manual and National Ski Patrol Outdoor Emergency Care Protocols or as prescribed by management
  • Interacts in a professional, responsible and friendly manner with guest, athletes, coaches and the public on a daily basis


  • Winter Season Duties Include:
    • Medical First Responder for the U.S. National and Development Ski Teams (Ski Jumping, Cross Country, Nordic, Aerial, Mogul, Slope Style, Skier/Boarder Cross)
    • Medical First Responder for the U.S. National and Development Bobsled, Skeleton, and Luge Teams
    • Medical First Responder for World Cup, Olympic Trials, National and Regional Competitions (Ski Jumping, Cross Country, Nordic, Bobsled, Skeleton, Luge)
    • Medical First Responder for the U.S. National and Development Speed Skating Teams for World Cup, Olympic Trials, National, and Regional Competitions (Utah Olympic Oval)
    • High Angle Rescue and Training
    • Avalanche Control Work
    • Cross Country Ski Patrol and Trail Maintenance
    • Other Duties as Assigned
  • Summer Season Duties Include:
    • Water Rescue and Training
    • High Angle Rescue and Training
    • Medical First Responder for U.S. National, U.S. Development, and International Ski Teams
    • Mountain Bike Patrol and Trail Maintenance
    • Monitor Psico Bloc Climbing Wall
    • Other Duties as Assigned

Required Knowledge and Essential Skills


  • 3+ years continuous (seasonal) Professional Ski Patrol and or Medical Experience required
  • 3+ years continuous (seasonal) ropes rescue, extrication, chair lift evacuation experience required
  • Strong skiing, snowboarding, or tele skiing (Expert Terrain) and Strong Toboggan Skills Required
  • Strong Swimming Skills and ability to perform Water Rescue
  • Strong Climbing Skills and ability to perform High Angle Rescue
  • Ability to operate both snowmobiles and ATV’s
  • Ability to operate power tools and landscaping equipment
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • 45 Day Probation with a “Pass” or “Fail” Evaluation at Day 30-45 (Physical Fitness and Job Skills Testing)


Preferred Knowledge and Essential Skills

  • 2+ years continuous (seasonal) Professional Ski Patrol Avalanche Control Work preferred


Minimum Qualifications

  • Current NSP OEC certification or current Utah State EMT-B certification, or equivalent
  • Current CPR for medical professional’s certification
  • A valid Drivers License
  • Minimum 21 years of age


Environmental Job Requirements

  • Ability to work outdoors in all temperature/weather extremes


Physical Requirements

  • Physical Fitness Test
    • Initial Fitness Test (Minimum of 5 Pull Ups, 30 Push Ups in 60 Seconds, and 30 Sit Ups in 60 Seconds)
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
  • Hearing – to converse with others in a normal conversation
  • Balancing, bending, climbing, kneeling, walking, pushing, reaching above shoulders, and sitting
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds

This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter the scope of work within the framework of the job description at any time without prior notice.