We need a highly experienced and dedicated person to lead our Patrol department for the 2017 winter season and beyond.

Reporting to the Resort Safety Manager (RSM) this role is responsible for ensuring the safety of our guests and staff from the toll gate to the summit in both summer and winter as well as general Health & Safety responsibilities. This will include the opening and closing of all groomed trails and un-groomed areas in liaison with rsm, grooming, maintenance, lifts and sports departments, providing friendly and professional medical assistance and trail advice to our guests as well as the supervision of the day to day operation of the patrol department.

Key qualifications, skills and experience include:

PHEC/Medical room training/1st Responder/CPR Refresher

Additional qualifications/exp. Such as dog handler/medical/mountain search& rescue leadership skills

CIMS management capability.

Avalanche 2 or equivalent

Strong Snow Safety skills/Control Route Team member/Team Leader training.

Approved Handler/Controlled Substance License – Explosives.

Additional training/qualifications such as medical/CIMS/L&SAR Search & Rescue & lift/cliff rescue

The ability to show initiative, make decisions and remain calm under pressure is also vital!

If you have prior leadership / supervisory experience in an alpine environment together with an approachable manner and the ability to work well as part of a team then we would love for you to join our close knit Patrol team and deliver epic experiences on mountain through resort wide safety!

Job Details

Reference #


Posted on

Mar 1, 2017

Closes on

Mar 26, 2017


Cardrona Alpine Resort (on-hill)


Ski Patrol, Snow Safety

Job level(s)

Experienced (specific to the particular position), Management, Ski Resort Experience (worked on a ski field before), Ski Patrol Qualification

Work type(s)

Permanent Full Time, Seasonal Full Time