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Ski School Instructor

Job Details

Mission Ridge Ski & Board Resort - Wenatchee, WA
$15.74 - $22.00 Hourly
Skier Services


Group/Class:  Group III, IV/Hourly, Non-Exempt

Reports to: Ski School Manager, Ski School Supervisors 

Pay Range: $15.74-$22.00 DOE and Certification 

Status: Seasonal, Full or Part-time, 

Age: 16 years or older




Mission Ridge exists to improve the lives of our guests – to fill their hearts with unexplainable joy, freedom, fun, excitement of exploration - all while enhancing and strengthening our community.


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Promote and support the Central Purpose of the Mission Ridge and provide excellent guest service to all mountain guests.  Teach skiing and/or snowboarding to children and adults relative to experience and qualifications.  




  • Teach skiing or riding skills for designated days and time periods set by Ski School guidelines.

  • Provide all aspects of guest service to all area guests and serve as a role model for the Mission Ridge                                                      

and the Mission Ridge Ski School

  • Participate in mandatory and voluntary training to maintain the highest standard of performance and

personal growth.

  • Accept and take responsibility for all designated work assignments.

  • Be familiar with and provide general mountain information to all guests.

  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of teaching, snow sports products and procedures.

  • Report any and all incidents to supervisors and complete appropriate forms accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Promote an atmosphere of support and cooperation with peers and all other Mission Ridge Mountain Departments.

  • Work outside in a winter environment, which may be subject to harsh weather conditions.

  • Use moderate physical exertion for lifting and moving equipment and/or students.




  • Current affiliation with PSIA (Professional Ski Instructors of America) or other recognized association..

  • Teaching experience, degrees, certificates and other experience in the field of education.

  • Early childhood education or pre-school experience.

  • Prior experience working with, teaching or coaching groups of children.

  • Minimum level 6 (intermediate skier or snowboarder) required.