The Snow Reporter is responsible for timely internal and external communication of mountain weather, snow conditions, and operation status; including lifts, runs, Nordic, and terrain park status throughout each day. This position delivers messaging via The Summit’s website, social media, email, phone lines & mobile platforms, on-mountain signage, and third party channels/websites. The Snow Reporter works closely with the Digital Marketing Manager to execute on messaging and content capture. The Snow Reporter will also assist with additional Marketing objectives as necessary. This role Involves working with many on-mountain departments including: Base Area Management, Grooming Department, Park Crew, Nordic Department, Ski Patrol, Lift Operations, and Group Sales and Events.
The Snow Reporter also helps nurture Summit culture, excitement for each day, community, industry relationships, grassroots relations and general stoke. The ideal candidate for this role takes initiative to get any and all tasks completed accurately, proficiently, and in a timely manner.
Position will generally work early morning schedule such as 5am-1pm or afternoon 12pm-6pm.
The following statements are intended as general illustrations of the work in this classification and are not all-inclusive of the specific position.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
industry, guest relations, communications, or relevant marketing role is required in absence of a degree.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee is frequently required to ski or snowboard and regularly required to ski or snowboard with a backpack or camera. The employee is occasionally required to use hands to handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; hike, climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 50 pounds. This includes moving event materials or equipment, snow removal, and keeping the office neat, clean, and organized.
The Snow Reporter works both indoors and outdoors in a variety of weather conditions. The employee will be required to move between base areas and occasionally work off-site.