Job Openings

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U10-U12 Alpine Manager/Head Coach & Coach

BSSEF is seeking candidates for the positions of U10-U12 Alpine Manager/Head Coach and U10/U12 Alpine Coach for the 2021-22 season ski season. Applicants must:

  • Be members in good standing with US Ski & Snowboard.
  • Be willing and able to successfully work in a team environment that includes on and off-the-hill work with U10/U12 athletes.
  • Have experience with Alpine ski racing and training, venue preparation, and competition hosting.
  • Have a desire to learn, be driven for success, and have a willingness to accept feedback.
  • Have the ability to organize, direct and lead a group of athletes.
  • Have strong communication skills.

Nordic Program Assistant Director

The Nordic Program Assistant Director is responsible for the Nordic Club Team program and reports to the Nordic Program Director/Head Coach and the BSSEF Nordic Committee. This is a seasonal (November 1st through April 15th), full-time position.

Nordic Team Vision

BSSEF is developing a world-class Nordic program serving the needs of beginners through nationally competitive athletes of all ages emphasizing development and community support of a lifelong love of Nordic skiing. Prioritize quality over quantity while maintaining accessibility.

Responsibilities

  • Design and plan training for the Club Team athletes consistent with U.S. Ski & Snowboard LTAD plan guidance
  • Manage all internal and external communications involving the club team including providing weekly updates to staff, athletes and parents
  • Recruit and retain athletes
  • Plan and schedule race support for local events and camps
  • Manage club team coaches and coaching schedules
  • Plan and host athlete evaluations and goal sessions
  • Organize and host Spring and Fall parent/athlete meetings
  • Attend weekly meetings with the Nordic Program Director and staff
  • Attend U.S. Ski & Snowboard Congress and conferences
  • Attend annual planning and goal sessions
  • Stay current with local, national, and international rules for Nordic events
  • Help manage and organize hosted events and fundraisers
  • Procure and maintain ski wax and equipment in the team clubhouse
  • Assist with maintaining the rental fleet of Nordic equipment
  • Support and contribute to parent education
  • Assist with planning the program budget
  • Create trip budgets and registration for Program Director approval
  • Assist in organizing end of season banquet/awards
  • Assist with media and marketing efforts
  • Communicate scholarship opportunities to the membership
  • Assist in maintaining productive relationships with partner venues/facilities
  • Abide by and enforce all BSSEF and U.S. Ski & Snowboard codes of conduct

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Extensive knowledge in all aspects of Nordic skiing, coaching, and program planning
  • Equal commitment to athletic excellence and character development of young athletes
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, verbally and in writing, and be able to communicate clearly, effectively, and promptly with staff, athletes, parents, and community members
  • Respect for and commitment to supporting BSSEF goal of increasing diversity and equity within BSSEF programs
  • A team player with leadership skills
  • Goal-oriented
  • Excellent organizational, oral, and written skills
  • Proactive and positive attitude, and able to work independently
  • Detail-oriented and good time management skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • Work on average 40 hours per week, November 1-April 15
  • Available 7 days a week and holidays if needed
  • Level 200 U.S. Ski & Snowboard coach certification
  • SafeSport certified and compliant, concussion certified
  • Ability to work outdoors in all temperature and weather extremes
  • Ability to assist in preparing training, competition sites and lift heavy objects
  • High personal and professional standards while representing BSSEF

This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter the scope of work within the framework of the job description at any time without prior notice.

Freeride Team Coach

Join the freeride staff and help prepare athletes ages 12 – 18 for IFSA-sanctioned freeride competitions. The program is based on the 5 judging categories of freeride: Line, Control, Technique, Fluidity, and Style / Energy.  Contact wallace@bssef to apply.  The application period ends on September 25th.  

Applicants Must:

  • Be in good standing with International Freeskiers Association (IFSA)
  • Be able to successfully work in a team environment and with kids
  • Be willing to help help with competition hosting and venue set up
  • Have a desire to learn, be driven for success, and have a willingness to accept feedback
  • Have the ability to organize, direct and lead a group of athletes
  • Have strong communication skills

Minimum Requirements

  • High school degree
  • At least 20 years of age
  • Exceptional physical strength and skiing / boarding skills
  • At least 3 years of competition experience in Freeride, Alpine Racing or Park