Crystal Mountain, Michigan is look for part- and and full-time race crew for the 05/06 season. See job discription below and reply to


Job Title: Race Crew

Reports To: Race Crew Manager

Compensation: Hourly Clock Rate

Job Summary:

Crystal Mountain Race Crew provides guests with a safe, fun learning experience. The Race Crew team provides a superior service to guests, as well as demonstrates and facilitates the Crystal mission of "providing an atmosphere conducive to recreating the mind, body, and spirit." Crystal Race Crew members demonstrate their passion for the snow sports. The job requires the Crew to provide quality, race services to guests with a "Crystal attitude." Instructors must be willing to go the extra mile for guest satisfaction.

Job Duties:
o Enthusiastically promote all Snow Sports programs and events.
o Maintain a positive, creative, friendly, courteous and enhusiastic attitude with guests and fellow employees.
o Maintain a professional knowledge of skiing/snowboarding: including technical knowledge, skiing/snowboarding ability and some coaching ability.
o Understand Race Department profit objectives and strive to meet those departmental goals in relationship to your personal goals.
o Ability to learn timing equipment procedures and setup.
o Understand basics of proper course setting and maintenance.
o Race Crew at times will be asked to perform duties not usually in line with the position. The ability to accept and perform these assignments with flexibility is necessary.
o Ability to lift and carry heavy race/training equipment, while skiing or snowboarding.
o Advise a supervisor and/or ski patrol of hazardous situations.
o Assist with Snow Sports programs or recreation activities when asked.
o Maintain order and cleanliness of the Snow Sports locker room.

o Advanced skiing/snowboarding proficiency level.
o Physical endurance and the ability to deal with the elements.
o Excellent guest service and communication skills.