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Thinking about a career in the ski industry?

From ski patroller, ski instructor to chef or heavy duty mechanic, work where you play and join the ski industry!

Below are just a few of positions available right now at many of Western Canada's ski areas:

Ski and Snowboard Instructor

Lift Operators and Lift Maintenance

Food and Beverage

Ski/Snowboard Patroller & First Aid

Maintenance & Custodial

Ski and Board Rental Technician

Snowmaking & Snow Grooming 

Guest Services, Ticket Agents & Retail Associates

Supervisory, Accounting and Management

Interested in becoming a ski or snowboard instructor?

CSIA provides certification to Ski Instructors in Canada.  If you are at least 14 years of age and are a confident parallel skier on blue runs, you may be a candidate for the CSIA Level 1 course. 

CASI provides certification for Snowboard Instructors.  To participate in CASI Level 1 course, you must be at least 15 years old, be enthusiastic about snowboarding and demonstrate comfortable and safe riding skills on intermediate terrain.

Most regions in will be hosting Level 1 courses this season. 

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100+ Ski Areas across Western Canada


There are many opportunities to work at your community ski hill or spend a season at destination resort and have the experience of a lifetime!