Seasonal Recreation Staff

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort Sandy, UT
Under the direction of Iron Blosam management, works with owners recreation staff to provide quality programs.

Position Functions / Areas of Responsibility

* Develop, coordinate and implement children and adult craft classes, games, and storytelling.

* Plan classes and games, shop for supplies, set-up, teach, and clean up after classes.

* Must have everything planned and organized for classes, and effectively utilize the assistance of other recreation staff

* Coordinate and lead group hikes in a mountain setting.

* Occasional travel to/from the resort.


* Must have the ability to interact at any time with guests and other employees in a pleasant manner and maintain good working relationships with others and all departments at Snowbird.

Education & Experience Requirements

* High School Diploma or equivalent required.

* College degree in related field preferred. Additional related work experience may be substituted for education.

Specific Requirements

* Must be at least 21 years of age.

* Must be able to hike and have the ability to pass a Physical Capacity Screening test.

* Valid Driver License w/ clean MVR (driving record) and be on Snowbird's Authorized Driver's List


* Must demonstrate basic competency in reading, writing speaking simple arithmetic, basic accounting principles, and interpersonal relations. A knack for arts, crafts, storytelling, and games. Able to stay within a given budget. Typically requiring face-to-face interactions such as interpersonal skills, communication, customer service, etc.

* Must be First Aid/CPR certified. Wilderness and Remote First Aid certified, preferred.

* Must have a Food Handler's Permit.

* Must have basic knowledge of Snowbird and Utah history as well as Little Cottonwood Canyon flora and fauna.

* Plan and organize classes and effectively utilize staff on hand to assist.

Work Schedule

* Shifts vary, may be early morning or late evening, weekends, holidays, depending on business levels.

* Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 5 pm, with some nights and weekends as required by workload and special events. Full time. May- November

Work Conditions

* Must be prepared to stay overnight if necessary on occasional times of road closures.

* May experience unusual stress from high business volumes, deadlines, continual work with the public, winter conditions, snow night requirements and commuting to/from Snowbird.

* Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

* Must be able to carry trays and other items needed for service.

* Must be able to stand for long periods of time.

* Must demonstrate ability to bend, kneel, handle, reach, grasp and perform repetitive motions.

* General office environment with limited physical activity.

* Work is outdoors and requires constant exposure to cold and other extreme weather conditions.

* Work is routine in pleasant, comfortable surroundings. General office conditions prevail.

* Work is subject to frequent interruptions making continuity and accuracy difficult, frequent exposure to noise.

All job opportunities at Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort require the ability to comply with our Professional Appearance, Drug & Alcohol, and Employee Conduct Policies.

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.