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Apex Mountain School – Vail CO

Positions: AIARE Course Leaders and Instructors

  • Over 45 courses this season alone.
  • Gorgeous USFS terrain in the heart of the Rockies.
  • AIARE 1, AIARE 2, AIARE Avalanche Rescue.
  • Backcountry, hut, lift access.
  • Competitive pay and fun learning environment!
  • Worker’s comp and insured!
  • Amazing and hard working team serving the best clients!
  • Ortovox professional partnership includes uniform and avalanche equipment sponsorship! Guide/Instructor Ortovox discounts below pro pricing!
  • Visit www.apexmountainschool.com/employment to learn more and apply online in one easy step for AIARE Program Instructor / Lead position today!

Tahoe Mountain School – Truckee, CA

Position: AIARE Instructors and Course Leades

Tahoe Mountain School is looking for AIARE avalanche instructors and course leaders to work the 2017-2018 winter season and beyond.  We are based out of Truckee, CA and our field work is on Donner Summit.  We run a full avalanche program and a full backcountry ski/splitboard guiding program throughout the winter and spring.

We are looking for people with experience in leading groups in the outdoors who are either an AIARE instructor or course leader.  AMGA guide training is a plus.  This could be a part time or full time position for the right candidate teaching avalanche courses and guiding throughout the winter and spring and develop into a long term position year round.

Please contact Steve at info@tahoemountainschool.com or 530-412-3242 for more information.


Bear House Mountain Guiding – Ogden UT

Position: AIARE Instructors and Course Leaders

Bear House Mountain Guiding is seeking one to two AIARE 1 Course Leaders and Instructors for the 2017-2018 Winter Season. Based in Ogden, Utah, BHMG provides backcountry ski instruction and AIARE 1 Courses along the Wasatch Front. Forest Service permit areas include the Ogden Ranger District and Salt Lake District.

Candidates must hold a current Wilderness First Responder Certification. Candidates with AMGA certification or coursework are preferred. Pay commensurate with experience. BHMG is planning to offer 2-4 AIARE 1 Courses this season. Additional work in backcountry ski instruction may be available as well.

Contact: Susan DeBruin – manager@bearhousemountainguiding.com

Colorado Mountain School

Position: AIARE Instructors and Course Leaders for 2017/18 Season

Colorado Mountain School is looking for experienced AIARE Instructors and Course Leaders to join our program for this upcoming season and beyond.

Our ideal candidate has three years of experience leading groups in the winter environment, at least five AIARE courses taught and professional guide training.

This is an opportunity to join our experienced team and potentially teach up to 10 courses this winter.  We will have a required two day pre-season training on November 14 and 15.  Our compensation is competitive and you will be hired as an employee covered by our workers compensation insurance.  We also have a lodge in Estes Park that is available to our instructors at no cost.

Offers will be closed and submitted on October 20.

If interested please send a cover letter and resume to Russell Hunter, CMS Owner:
russell@coloradomountainschool.com and

Joey Thompson, CMS Avalanche Program Director:
Joey@coloradomountainschool.com and

Eric Whewell, CMS Head Guide

Flathead National Forest

Flathead National Forest
Meteorological Technician (GS-1341-07 and GS-1341-08)
Avalanche Specialist and Lead Avalanche Specialist

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Steamboat Powdercats

Position: Ski Guide for 2017-18 Season

Steamboat Powdercats is hiring a ski guide for the 2017-2018 season and beyond. This is a full time, seasonal position running from December 4th, 2017 through April 2nd, 2018.

Interested applicants can send resume and cover letter to Eric Deering at eric@steamboatpowdercats.com