Sports Shop Technician (Winter 2021-2022)

Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing - Blue River, BC (30+ days ago)

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Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing is seeking customer service-oriented individuals to fill the role of Sports Shop Technician. These positions are responsible for servicing and repairing equipment, but also involve assisting guests in selecting equipment appropriate for current conditions. Certification in several different binding types is preferred, along with knowledge of downhill skiing, telemarking, snowboarding, and cross-country skiing.

Availability:
To be considered for these roles, candidates must be available to work from Mid-November 2021 to April 2022.

Qualifications/Experience

Experience in a similar ski tech/retail position
Must be familiar with alpine skis, snowboards, and cross-country skis an asset
Knowledge of ski tuning and repair techniques
Knowledge of Wintersteiger tuning machines an asset
Knowledge of outdoor technical clothing an asset
Sales and cash handling experience
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Experience with customer service
Experience with Microsoft suite of programs and retail software
Attention to detail and commitment to continuous improvement
Must be responsible, prompt, and able to work independently and part of a team
Must have an outgoing, friendly personality, a positive attitude, and good grooming standards
Must be able to frequently bend and kneel, lift moderate weight, and work standing for an extended period of time
Valid driver’s license and drivers abstract required
Second language an asset

Benefits of employment include

Subsidized staff accommodation
Season completion bonus
Staff meal plan
Discounts in our world-class Boutique
Staff rate for on-site massage therapy
Complementary opportunities to Heli ski/snowboard, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, and hiking
In-house training and development programs prior to season start
Family and friends discounts
Hotel discounts
Guaranteed adventure!