Photo from BC Alpine website: www.bcalpine.comPara-Alpine – World Cup Coach – Alpine Canada Alpin

Position Title: World Cup Coach

Reports to: Head Coach, CPAST

The Position:

The Canadian Para-Alpine Ski Team World Cup Coach is a coaching position which will provide technical leadership and coaching for the World Cup Team. Reporting to the Head Coach, the successful candidate will have extensive coaching / technical qualifications, strong communication and presentation skills, and effective administrative and organizational skills. This position requires extensive travel between August and May to attend training camps and competitions.

Duties:

  • Work in conjunction with all team coaches to design, implement, and monitor annual training and competition plan.
  • Assist in record-keeping of all collected data.
  • Monitor Athlete’s equipment needs and liaise proactively with the equipment representatives.
  • Provide assistance to oversee maintenance and control of team equipment.
  • Provide timely and effective communication to Athletes, Coaches, and Alpine Canada Alpin.
  • Provide assistance in all on-snow duties (ie. course preparation, course-setting, and course maintenance.
  • Ensure welfare and health of Athletes when travelling.
  • Ability to monitor dryland program and/or assist in ski preparations an asset.
  • Timely expense reporting.
  • Manage key logistics as determined by Head Coach.

Working Conditions

  • Work is full-time.
  • Constant travel is to be expected.
  • Overtime is expected during the winter season. Time off in lieu of payment is provided when practical.
  • The Coach is frequently required to work out of doors in winter conditions.

Employment Requirements

  • Advanced skiing abilities.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Previous Coaching experience.
  • Certification in ACA-CSC or International equivalent.
  • German and/or French fluency an asset.
  • Mandatory background check

Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@alpinecanada.org by May 3rd, 2019. Interviews will take place May 13th – 17th, 2019 via teleconference.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Alpine Canada Alpin

Suite 302, 151 Canada Olympic Road S.W

Canada Olympic Park

Calgary AB T3B 6B7

mhallat@alpinecanada.org