Nordic Programs

Club Job Postings

Eastern Region

Mount Snow Academy (MSA), VT is seeking a Director of Athletics and Recruitment. The Director will be responsible for leadership of MSA’s competitive on-snow programs of alpine ski racing, freeskiing and snowboarding. The Director will also partner with the Head of School to drive new student athlete recruiting initiatives. A more extensive job description and contact information can be found here.

Posted 04.04.16

University of Maine at Farmington, ME is seeking an alpine ski coach and outdoor recreation coordinator. Job description here.

Posted 04.08.16

The Bromley Outing Club (BOC) in Peru, VT is currently seeking a head U12 alpine race coach for the 2016/17 winter season.

  •    We are looking for a Candidate with prior racing and coaching experience.  Candidates should hold a USSA coaching license and race official credentials, or show the ability to get those credentials by fall of 2016.  Candidates should have good communication and strong leadership skills.  

•    Coach responsibilities include mentoring athlete development, coordinating training and racing schedules, communicating with athletes and parents, and leading and overseeing the assistant U12 coaches.

•    Candidates must also be willing to travel to races within the Southern Vermont Council area.

The BOC alpine program has approximately 100 U8-U19 athletes with a strong parent and volunteer support base.  Interested applicants should forward their resume/bio, including: years coaching; number of years skiing, and any special qualifications or certifications. Pay is commensurate with experience.

For more information, please contact

Program Director, Amy W Zimmer -

Posted 04.11.16

Okemo Mountain School, VT is seeking full time alpine ski racing coaches at several age groups for the 2016-2017 season to meet the needs of our growing program.  Additionally, the Okemo Mountain Competition Center is seeking weekend alpine ski racing coaches for all age groups for the 2016-17 winter season.  Applicants for either position should be enthusiastic team players with excellent oral and written communication skills. Prior coaching and/or racing experience is a must, as well as the flexibility to travel to state, regional, and national level competitions. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Mariel Meringolo, OMS Head of School, at or OMS; 53 Main St; Ludlow, VT 05149. For submissions or inquiries by email, please also copy Peter Cornish, Okemo Competitions Director,

Posted 04.11.16

Gould Academy, ME is seeking a Head Alpine FIS Coach.  This is a full-time position and responsible for the planning and delivery of the annual training and race plans for the Academy’s FIS level athletes.  The Head FIS Coach reports directly to the On Snow Program Director. Strong communication skills, particularly with athletes and parents, as well as the ability to work cooperatively within an Academy setting are key requirements of this position.  Experience with and a strong understanding of FIS level athlete management is required.  For submissions or inquiries please email Kurt Simard at  

Also seeking a Head Alpine USSA Coach.  This is a full-time position and responsible for the planning and delivery of the annual training and race plans for the Academy’s USSA level athletes to include U19, U16, and U14.  The Head USSA Coach reports directly to the On Snow Program Director. Strong communication skills, particularly with athletes and parents, as well as the ability to work cooperatively within an Academy setting are key requirements of this position.  For submissions or inquiries please email Kurt Simard at

Posted 04.14.16

Carrabassett Valley Academy (CVA) located at Sugarloaf, ME seeks applicants for year-round and seasonal alpine coaching positions. Opportunities exist for Head U19 Men and Women and Head U16 Women and associated assistants.  Many positions offer housing, food and benefits. CVA, a USSA Gold Certified Club and 2016 USSA Club of the Year, enjoys a strong relationship with Sugarloaf mountain and a 30+ year reputation of excellence in academics, ski racing and community. For questions and to submit a resume contact CVA Alpine Program Director Kraig Sourbeer at

Posted 05.26.16

U14 Assistant coach at Stratton Mountain School, VT

-Job description

  • Coaching, Conditioning and Equipment for SMS U14
  • Coaching at Races/Camps
  • Travel assist to Races/Camps
  • Video filming/analysis
  • Assist with SMS organized races

If you are interested, please email your resume to Naga Kusumi/U14 Head Coach at

(Please copy Mike Morin/Alpine Program Director at  Or mail to SMS, Attn: Naga Kusumi, 1 World Cup Cr, Stratton Mtn, VT 05155   

Posted 06.08.16

Middlebury Ski Club (VT) Alpine Program Director/Head Coach: The Middlebury Ski Club is seeking an experienced coach to lead our U8 - U16 winter alpine racing and mountain teams. This hands-on position requires both on-hill coaching duties as well as off-hill administrative responsibilities for overseeing a small staff of coaches and planning and monitoring all training for junior racers and our mountain team (non-racing program.) This is a seasonal position that is primarily weekends and vacation periods and the possibility of mid-week travel for high-school and/or late-season mid-week championship series. Must be available for dryland training beginning in October.

Learn more about our club at and contact Ingrid Punderson Jackson at or Jud Bartlett at  for more information about the position.

Posted 06.07.16

Carrabassett Valley Academy, ME is seeking an elite boardercross head coach. View the full job description here.

Posted 06.28.16

Gould Academy, is seeking an Assistant Director of Admissions for On-Snow Program. Gould is an independent boarding school of 255 boys and girls, grades 9-PG, in Bethel, Maine, seeks an Assistant Director of Admissions for our On-Snow Programs to begin immediately. Reporting to the Assistant Head of School for Enrollment Management, the Assistant Director will play a key role in introducing families to Gould and the recruitment and enrollment of On Snow student athletes. The role involves travel, weekend work, providing regular support for On Snow coaches, and interacting with a variety of constituents including applicant families, faculty/staff, feeder schools, and other sending organizations. The Assistant Director will also conduct admission interviews, help market the On Snow Program, review and evaluate admission applications, and perform other duties as assigned by the Assistant Head of School for Enrollment.  Please visit our website for the complete job description and how to apply.

Posted 06.30.16


Rocky/Central Region

The Winter Park Resort Competition Center, CO is seeking alpine race coaches at several age groups for the 2016-2017 season. Currently we are looking for both full and part time staff to work in all levels of our program.  The Competition Center is a USSA Gold certified club and has a culture of excellence, with world class training venues and a strong community. Winter Park resort provides excellent resources to help our athletes reach their full potential. Working with our local schools allows for both out of town athletes and locals to reach their goals both academically and athletically. Preferable applicants should have experience racing or coaching and some involvement with USSA or PSIA. Applicants for coaching should be enthusiastic team players with excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as the flexibility to travel to state, regional, and national level competitions.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Mike Bowman, Alpine Director, at

Posted 05.03.16

Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club, CO is seeking a full time Freesking (Pipe and Park) coach for the 2016-17 season.  The position includes leading training sessions, traveling to coach at high level events, works with the Freeski Head coach and team of coaches.  This is a full time 6 month position (with additional months of employment possible) with benefits.  Coaches are required to be current with CPR / First Aid, Safe Sport / Concussion training (provided by AVSC) and pass a background check.  

For position descriptions and more information, please contact Eric Knight:

Posted 05.19.16

Loveland Ski Club (LSC), Colorado is seeking qualified applicants to join our Junior Team coaching staff for the 2016-2017 season.  This is a nine-month, full-time position for a career minded coach looking to become part of Loveland Ski Club’s rapidly growing program. The Junior Team is a group of highly motivated U10-U14 athletes who compete in Age Class races throughout the season.  The opportunity in our Junior Team program includes 3 days/week coaching with the option to work 2 additional days/week on our operations crew.  Operations work starting mid-October with coaching beginning November 5th.  The race season runs through mid-April, with operations work possible throughout our Spring Training block, which runs through late June.  Coaching work also during designated Spring On-Snow Camp weeks for Junior Team athletes.  

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to 

Posted 05.19.16

Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club is hiring within the snowboard department.  We are seeking a Snowboardcross and Snowboard Alpine coach to assist with our growing race programs. This position will be overseeing the Junior race athletes, as well as Pro Am Snowboardcross athletes. Applicants for this position must possess highly effective leadership skills and have experience coaching competitive young snowboard athletes.  Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Visit to learn about our programs.

Interested candidates send a cover letter and resume to  

 Posted 05.26.16

Team Breckenridge Sports Club is seeking applicants for the position of: Ability Coach. This is an exciting opportunity as Team Breckenridge Sports Club continues to grow our athletic base and growth among an excellent staff and organization of athletes.  

This is great position for individuals interested in continued developing a career in coaching and leadership. This is an 8 month full time position. This person will help lead all aspects of conditioning in our fall months, and start on snow in our October time frame with our Ability and Full Time athletes in late October.

For more information please Click Here

For further information you may contact/ or send cover letter and resume to:

Team Breckenridge Sports Club Alpine Director 
Chelsea Roth

Posted 06.09.16

Team Summit Colorado is currently accepting applications for Alpine Program Director. This full time, year round position reports to the executive director and is responsible for all aspects of our 300+ athlete alpine program. The successful candidate will possess exemplary communication and people skills, strong leadership capabilities, along with the ability to implement a World Class Program vision. Team Summit Colorado is unique in its four partner resort structure which enables our athletes to utilize multiple venues throughout the season - this program advantage does require strong coordination abilities of its director. A strong competitive background and high level coaching experience is desired along with a get it done attitude. For more information on this position and directions on applying please click here.

Team Summit Colorado is also seeking experienced Full Time U12 and U16 Head Alpine Coaches along with seasonal full time and part time coaches for our Alpine and Freeski programs. To learn more and apply online go here:

Team Summit Colorado is Summit County’s premiere competitive alpine, freeski and snowboard program with 500+ athletes operating on four mountains – Arapahoe Basin, Breckenridge, Copper and Keystone. 

Our mission:  We are a youth development organization empowering our athletes to realize and celebrate their personal podiums through athletics, education, and life skills by participating in innovative programming at our world class venues.

Our Vision: “Whole Athlete, Whole Team, Whole Community”

Team Summit Colorado strives to Elevate Youth by adhering to our Core Values - Family, Fun, Responsibility, Integrity, Respect and Excellence.

To learn more and apply online go here: or visit us at

Posted 06.16.16

St. Olaf College - Northfield, MN  seeks a Head Alpine Ski Coach, a 6-month, part-time position. The successful candidate will be responsible for the overall of management of the men and women’s alpine ski program. 

To apply and for details, visit:

Posted 07.06.16


Western Region

McCall Winter Sports Club (MWSC), ID is seeking to hire a Seasonal Nordic Head Coach for the club’s Nordic Program. Please veiw the job desciption here.

Posted 04.01.16

The Sugar Bowl Ski Team & Academy is seeking a passionate and committed Alpine Program Director to serve as the internal and external leader for all alpine competition programs (U10-U21) of SBSTA. The Alpine Program Director will be responsible for ensuring that the organization’s mission, vision, and athletic philosophy are well executed, and for helping to build the platform for SBSTA to become one of the nation’s top alpine programs over the next several years. The Alpine Program Director is responsible for the operations and management of all alpine competition programs including building, leading, and inspiring a team of top alpine coaches, developing and implementing comprehensive and effective athlete management plans, leading Academy recruiting efforts, and representing SBSTA at the regional and national level. 

Qualified candidates will have the ability to command the respect of the entire SBSTA community, experience working at the highest levels of alpine skiing, extensive knowledge of alpine skiing technique and tactics, a deep appreciation for the dual pursuit of academics and athletics, strong communication skills, and the ability to manage and lead a group of alpine coaches. Interested candidates should contact Tracy Keller, Head of the Sugar Bowl Ski Team & Academy, at

The Sugar Bowl Ski Team & Academy is seeking a passionate and committed upper level (U16 - FIS) coach for the 2016–2017 year. Upper level coaches are responsible for ensuring that their student-athletes are given every opportunity to achieve their potential and are responsible for the day-today operations and management of their athletes. Coaching responsibilities include: coordinating, designing, and overseeing all activities involved in the training, travel, equipping, and competition of team athletes, communicating proactively and effectively with athletes, parents, and other members  of the SBSTA staff; and working in concert with the conditioning coaches throughout the year.

Qualified candidates will have a strong background in alpine ski racing and coaching (including USSA and/or PSIA certifications), strong leadership skills relevant to developing teenage athletes, strong communication skills, and the flexibility to travel throughout the season. Interested candidates should contact Tracy Keller, Head of the Sugar Bowl Ski Team & Academy, at

Posted 04.14.16

Mammoth Mountain Ski Team, CA is seeking Alpine coaches for season 2016-17.  We have the terrain, the infrastructure and length of season that most coaches dream of. Currently we are looking for full and part time staff to work in all levels of our program. The support the mountain gives our team’s is unmatched anywhere in the west.  The ski area provides ample training lanes, early morning access, excellent grooming and a watering system that provides the surface athletes need to excel. Working with our local schools and Community Foundation allows for both out of town athletes and locals to reach their goals both academically and athletically. Preferable applicants should have experience racing or coaching and some involvement with USSA or PSIA. If you would like to be part of our team or require more information please contact:  or call 760-934-2571 x3795 

Posted 04.15.16

 Squaw Valley Ski Team and Alpine Meadows Ski Team, CA are seeking qualified applicants for the following positions:

-Coaches Education and Development Manager – Full Time

-Junior Development Coach – Part Time and Full Time

-U12 to U21 Coach – Part Time and Full Time

All candidates should have necessary alpine coaching experience and education, be able to work in a team environment and have ample leadership and communication qualities. Please inquire by sending resume to

Posted 04.21.16

Team Alpental Snoqualmie Ski Education Foundation (TAS) Seattle, WA TAS is a premier alpine ski racing program in the Pacific Northwest, with programs for U10-U18 athletes. We are currently looking for coaches for the 2016-2017 season. We have the following openings:

*Head FIS Coach: This is a 6-7 month full-time position + summer and fall camps. The ideal candidate will have a strong racing background, 2+ years of FIS level coaching experience and be willing to travel to divisional, regional and national projects. We offer competitive pay and use of team vehicles. Please contact for more information. 

*U14 and U12 coaches: TAS is looking for weekend U14 and U12 coaches for the upcoming season (mid-November through mid-April). There is also the additional opportunity for weeknight coaching, if interested. Ideal candidates will have strong racing backgrounds, 1+ year youth coaching experience, and be willing to travel to local weekend races. We offer competitive pay and a season's pass to the Summit at Snoqualmie.

Please contact for more information.

Posted 04.26.16

Silver Run Skiing Foundation, MT is seeking part time coaches for the Masters team, youth race program, as well as a head free ride coach. Silver Run is based in beautiful Red Lodge Montana, and is a well established team of about 110 athletes.

Applicants can direct inquires to, and job descriptions can be found on our website

Posted 05.16.16

The Juneau Ski Club located in Juneau, Alaska is seeking applicants for the Head Coach and Program Director position for its U8-U19 alpine ski racing program.  This is a seasonal (September-April) salaried position that offers the successful applicant the unique opportunity to experience living in Southeast Alaska while building and managing a family oriented program with a history of producing world class athletes. Prior program director experience is not necessary, however a robust racing and coaching background in addition to required USSA certifications or their equivalent is expected.

A detailed job description can be viewed here . To submit a cover letter and resume or for more information, please contact club president Bruce Griggs at

Posted 05.19.16

Casper Mountain Racers, WY is seeking coaches for our U10-U16 programs.  CMR has a long history and is currently rebuilding around a fast growing, enthusiastic young team.  We are looking for equally enthusiastic coaches to build our team around.

Positions open are:  Age Class Head Coach, and Assistant Coach.

CMR is based out of Hogadon Ski Area which is in the process of building a new lodge, and has updated their snowmaking capabilities the past two summers.  The team has an internal pipeline through the Snowsports School, and a great relationship with the mountain and community.

Interested candidates please send resumes to Aaron Flynn at

Posted 05.25.16

Park City - International Ski Academy We have Australian athletes that need you full time from Dec to April! With a growing demand from all skiers to have access to greater ski volume and greater quality ski volume the southern hemisphere summer break provides Australian athletes the perfect opportunity to extend their training program. Peak Ski Racing Academy is running an exciting academy for athletes that are seeking Northern Hemisphere race training, race entry and housing to compliment their southern hemisphere programs here in the beautiful and highly resourced Park City. These athletes range from U10's although concentrate in the U12's and U14's with some U16's. All athletes will come from race programs and will have a written skills and training focus report. These kids need a coach that can be responsible for the day-to-day operations and management of the athletes, responsibilities include: coordination, designing and overseeing all activities involved in the training, travel, equipping, video analysis and competition. Qualified candidates will have a strong background in alpine ski racing and coaching, USSA and or PSIA certifications, ample leadership and communication skills with flexibility to possibly travel throughout the season.

Please inquire by sending resume to - att: Tracie Michael

Posted 05.27.16

Windells Academy- Head Snowboard and Freeski Coach

Windells Academy is committed to changing the lives of amazing young people through academics, skiing, snowboarding, skateboarding, and unique life experiences.  The Head Snowboard Coach and the Head Freeski Coach will be responsible for running exceptional training programs that provide opportunities for athletes of all levels to exceed their goals and expectations.  The successful candidates will work alongside Academy President Chris Hargrave and newly appointed Director of Performance Bud Keene to develop and implement training and competition focuses and schedules for their respective Academy programs. They will work with student/athletes as a coach and mentor.  They are responsible for the development of our student’s character, setting and measuring student goals, supporting students academically when needed, traveling the world while caring for our athletes, and collaborating with our team to build something special through this program.  We are looking for coaches with at least 2 years of leadership/coaching experience in a similar program, proven results with athletes, appropriate certifications from such organizations as AASI / PSIA / USASA/ USSA, the ability to recruit new athletes, and the organizational skills needed to manage a travel budget. They will need to have at least a high school diploma while college experience is a plus.

For more information on the positions, contact Chris Hargrave and Bud Keene: and

Posted 05.31.16

Jackson Hole Ski and Snowboard Club, WY is seeking  an Alpine Program Director. View full job description here.

Interested parties please send cover letter and resume to

Posted 06.23.16

The Alyeska Ski Club (ASC), AK is seeking qualified applicants to join our coaching staff for the U12-U19 age groups, both part-time and full-time. Qualified applicants should have extensive knowledge of alpine racing and training programs, strong ability to communicate effectively with parents and athletes, and a minimum Level 100 USSA Coaches Certification or equivalent. We are seeking coaches that can help develop strategies and define best practices, training plans and athletic based curriculum for athlete development, provide guidance and support on race and training opportunities, equipment, budget, and sport psychology and foster a safe, active and healthy lifestyle for our athletes.

To inquire about this opportunity please contact Lara Hildreth, Executive Director, at

Posted 07.20.16


Other Jobs

For more current job postings check out Ski Racing-Online Journal, Classifieds Section: Click Here

For more Information, or if you would like to post a Job Opening, contact USSA Sport Education by phone 435.647.2050 or email.

*Job postings are removed 6 weeks after inital posting date



Need to renew your membership, get coaching tips or work on your technique? Want to check rankings or results? Find all that and more on your My USSA page. 


Ready to become a member of USSA? Whether you're an athlete who wants to compete, a fan who wants to follow the action, or part of the support team, the USSA has a program for you.

Get Involved

The USSA's athletes get no government funding. Their success is dependent on passionate fans, like you! See how you can help athletes achieve their dreams.

Child Protection

Help raise awareness about misconduct in sport and promote open dialogue. Together we can build a game plan to make sport safe—for everyone.