Employment Type: Full-Time
ApplyDescriptionThe Nordic Groomer is responsible for the safe execution of grooming and other trail maintenance on the Nordic Trails at Bogus Basin.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB* Groom Nordic Trails with an emphasis on quality and safety.* Maintain equipment and communicate equipment conditions to appropriate staff.* Report conditions daily to Nordic Center staff, update conditions board and provide details about trails to the appropriate staff.* Work with mechanics for repairs and maintenance issues.* Follow procedures recommended for operating equipment and service schedules.* Promote safety by following safe practices and reporting any unsafe conditions.NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB* Maintain a professional attitude toward guests and staff.* Assist in mountain rescue efforts, if necessary.* Perform other related duties as required.Requirements* Passionate about Bogus Basin's Mission.* Heavy equipment operation experience. Snowcat and snowmobile grooming experience preferred.* Ability to work a flexible schedule and a variety of hours to groom for the best product possible.* This position must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and up to 100 pounds occasionally as well as occasionally lift up to 35 pounds above shoulder level.* Frequently required to stand, balance, walk, climb, and reach with hands and arms.* Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, or crouch.* Regularly required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or fell objects, tools, or controls.* Ability to communicate verbally and to hear.* Valid driver's license and insurability.* This position requires employees to provide sufficient clothing for warmth in winter conditions, gloves in good repair, and pac boots in good repair.* Must be at least 21 years of age.WORKING CONDITIONS* Indoor and outdoor environment; majority time spent outdoors.* Outdoor environment; exposed to inclement weather and adverse conditions.* May be exposed to smoke, dust, fumes and odors.* Vibration and noise are present in the work environment.