The CU Freeski team is looking for qualified and passionate coaches to coach our FWQ athletes. Seasonal position with competitive pay working 1-2 days a week (mainly on Saturdays) and paid travel opportunities for competitions. Weekly practices at Arapahoe Basin, Copper Mountain, and Winter Park. Our team is adding snowboard athletes this year so skiers and snowboarders are welcome to apply. Coaching for the CU Freeski Team offers the unique opportunity to coach high level adult FWQ athletes. Female coaches are strongly encouraged to apply as we are looking to add more women to our coaching staff.

Desired qualifications:
  • Previous Big Mountain coaching experience (2+ years)
  • L100 Coaching Certification from IFSA
  • Previous FWQ competition experience
Required qualifications:
  • Expert skier
  • Previous Big Mountain competition experience (2+ years)
  • Ability to instruct and demonstrate technical skills
  • Availability to work at least 1 day on snow most weekends during the season
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to lead a group of athletes without supervision
  • Salary range $6,000 - $8,000 (based on qualifications)
  • IKON pass provided
  • Ability to work with high level FWQ athletes
To apply:
  • Send a resume to Mic Obleski, Head Coach at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Palisades Tahoe Seeks Ski Team Coach

Job Summary: Ski team coaches are responsible for the successful implementation of curriculum as developed and communicated by the Manager, Head Coach and or Director. Our Mission is to provide the best development opportunities for personal and athletic achievement while instilling passion for snow sports and appreciation of our Olympic history, legacy and legendary mountains. Success is measured by the quality of the athlete and employee experience, athlete success through skill acquisition and performance in skill assessments, parent satisfaction and athlete and employee retention.

Full job description and application process may be found here.

Alyeska Freeride Team Coaching Positions

The Alyeska Freeride Team is looking for passionate skiers to join our team of coaches. Our coaching opportunities would be for part time seasonal positions working 2-3 days a week with additional opportunities for paid travel to support competing athletes.

Job Title- Freeride Coach

Location- Alyeska, Alaska (Girdwood, AK)

Organization- Alyeska Ski Club

Ideal Qualifications:

-        Freestyle, Freeride or Race Competition Experience

-        Prior experience coaching/instructing

-        Certifications through IFSA, USSA, USASA or PSIA

-        Passionate about sharing skiing with the next generation

-        Ability to instruct and demonstrate technical skills in varying environments


-        Season Pass to Alyeska Ski Resort

-        Industry Discounts

-        Continued education

-        Paid travel

-        The joy of sharing skiing with the next generation of athletes

Please send resume to Drew Petrie (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Jackson Hole Ski Club Seeks Freeride Ski Coaches

The Jackson Hole Ski & Snowboard Club is seeking motivated individuals to join our Freeride team. These are part time seasonal positions between 10-20 hours/week with additional opportunity for competition travel.

The ideal candidate has:

- Freestyle/Freeride competition experience

- Prior coaching experience

- Certification through PSIA, USSA, USASA or IFSA

- Experience working with kids

- Ability to demonstrate technical skills

Benefits include:

- JHMR and Snow King Season Passes

- Access to industry pricing for personal gear

- Access to Winter-Seasonal housing (based upon availability)

- Paid continuing education

Please send a resume with references and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Grand Targhee Ski and Snowboard Foundation Seeks Head Freeride Coach

Seeking qualified Freeride Head Coach. 
Ideal applicant: Competitive Freesking background, has coached 2 or more seasons, has excellent communication skills.
Can manage 10 coaches and 70+ athletes/families, has reliable self transportation and is willing to travel (compensated), able to demonstrate and explain technical skiing, skills and tricks, is Super Stoked to help young athletes meet their individual potential! 
For  more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or text 208-354-4878
Gary Mackenzie
Executive Director, Grand Targhee Ski and Snowboard Foundation 
501c.3 nonprofit
Office: 208-354-4878
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