Job Title: Patrol
Location: North Vancouver
Reports to: Manager, Patrol
Role Status: Full time – Seasonal – Hourly
Grouse Mountain offers a challenging and enjoyable work environment with a world of career opportunity. Our team is dedicated to Grouse Mountain's renowned excellence and its continued growth as Vancouver's premier mountain resort. In exchange for employee excellence, we offer a professional atmosphere, fantastic growth opportunities, unlimited outdoor recreation (including skiing and snowboarding) an inspiring setting and many unique employee privileges.
Scope of the job:
As a Patroller, you are an integral part of the Mountain Operations team;
acting as a safety resource for all staff from all other departments and assisting
where required in creating good safety culture at Grouse Mountain. Under direct
supervision from the Patrol Supervisor and Patrol Manager, Patrollers
assist in the day to day safety operations of the mountain; providing first aid
for injured guests and staff, placing and maintaining all ski area and snowshoe
fencing, rope lines, tower pads and signage, weather reporting,
avalanche control and education, and other risk management initiatives.
This position reports directly to the Patrol Supervisor and Patrol Manager, with no direct supervisory responsibilities.
Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
Patrollers perform most of their duties outdoors and may work in all different kinds of weather conditions. Hours of operation are weather dependent. Due to the nature of the business, this position requires flexibility in terms of your work schedule. A variety of work schedules may include rotation of shifts, day/evening shifts, and weekends and statutory holidays. Shifts require standing for long periods of time, lifting, twisting, shoveling, and other forms of manual tasks.