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SOHO Patrol / EMT /Medical Services

Job Details



Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Accountability

  • Provide medical services at Soldier Hollow Nordic Center involving guests, athletes and employees
  • Provide medical services according to the UOLF Safety Patrol Manual and National Ski Patrol Outdoor Emergency Care Protocols or as prescribed by management
  • Interact 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 (Cross Country, Biathlon)
    • Medical First Responder for the Public Program Activity Participants
    • Presence on Soldier Hollow Tubing Hill during all winter tubing sessions
    • Medical First Responder for World Cup, Olympic Trials, National and Regional Competitions (Cross Country, Biathlon)
    • Cross Country Ski Patrol and Trail Maintenance
    • Other Duties as Assigned

Required Knowledge and Essential Skills

  • 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

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

  • 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

Required In-House Training

  • UAF Orientation
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Drug & Alcohol
  • Hazardous Communications Program
  • Explosives Training
  • Lift Evacuation Procedures
  • OEC Challenge / Refresher
  • First Aid / CPR
  • ATV Training
  • Snowmobile Training
  • Helicopter LZ Training
  • Accident Investigation Training
  • Incident Report Training

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.