Mountain Bike Trail Crew

Jen Dekkers

  • Full-Time Seasonal
  • Sun Peaks

Website Sun Peaks Resort LLP Sun Peaks Resort LLP

Sun Peaks Resort LLP

Work, Live and Play

Sun Peaks Resort LLP has proven to be one of the highest levels of guest service providers within the ski industry. We can promise you a memorable and gainful working experience within our high volume and challenging work environments. Sun Peaks Resort LLP has many benefits to offer our employees including:

Full access Summer Alpine Hike and Downhill Bike season pass
Employee access Golf Membership and discounted Golf Cart season pass
Employee Health and Wellness Program including EFAP services
Companywide discounts and benefit programs
Eligibility to participate in our Peak Performer Recognition Program, awarded at the end of our summer season at a special planned event
Reciprocal riding at other participating BC and Alberta bike parks

Your Responsibilities will include:

Maintain existing trails, structures and features in manner acceptable by industry and Company standards.
Build new trails, structures and features to a standard that is acceptable by industry and Company.
Ensure proper signage is appropriately placed prior to opening and maintained according to industry and company standards.
Activate and deactivate bridges and trails as required before and after bike season
Proper utilization of all safety equipment required in the performance of daily activities
Follow the occupational health and safety regulations as laid out.
Follow the developed Company Standard Operating Guide lines and Procedures as written
Proper assessment of risks/hazards and rectify as required to ensure the safety of self/other employees/contractors and guests
Maintain and care for Company equipment and facilities in an acceptable manner
Maintain and complete documentation records/logs/check sheets/field books as directed by the company its policies and representatives

Ideal Candidates:

Passionate about mountain biking and ideally with experience on a trail crew or previous experience with sanctioned trail building experience
Sound knowledge and experience working with equipment (mini excavators, skid steer, backhoe) and safe work procedures while working around equipment
Knowledge and experience in Best Practices of lift accessed mountain bike trails
Self-motivated and able to work productively with limited supervision under the direction of the Mountain Bike Park Coordinator and Director of Slopes, Trails & Projects
Able to work outside in all weather conditions safely
Be experienced with the use of hand tools, chain saws/brush saws and safe procedures for working with these tools
Experience with trail building, ditching, water bars and signage pertaining to mountain bike trails
Basic understanding of Risk Management for Mountain Biking
Strong mountain bike riding skills an asset
Able to think, react and communicate under pressure.
Excellent working knowledge of Sun Peaks summer/winter operations
Excellent time management and planning skills
Strong mechanical aptitude
Must have a keen eye for close detail while still dealing with a larger scope
Able to complete daily reports and check sheets neatly, concisely, and legibly
Must be able to work a flexible schedule (weekends and holidays) as required by summer operating hours, special events and Fire Danger Rating
Supply own CSA approved above ankle footwear, sunscreen and appropriate clothing
High level of physical fitness free from injuries

Enjoy the natural mountain environment and fresh air. Sun Peaks mountain is a smoke-free environment.

To apply for this job please visit sunpeaks.clearcompany.com.