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FNSC Job Opportunity: Ski Groomer

Part-time (10-15 hours/week), Seasonal

Foothills Nordic Ski Club is looking for a groomer to help track-set this winter at Fort Calgary, Lake Bonavista, as well as schools participating in the Ski at School program. 

Ski Groomer Responsibilities

  • Groom/track-set trails for cross-country skiing
  • Load/unload trailer with grooming equipment
  • Drive the trailer to and from each site
  • Operate the groomer/track-setting equipment
  • Coordinate with liaisons for each site to establish when/where to track-set

Ski Groomer Requirements

  • Class 5 Drivers License 
  • Clean driving record
  • Over the age of 25
  • Basic knowledge of cross-country skiing
  • Able to lift 50lbs
  • Ability to work alone and under minimal supervision
  • Able to work outside and in the dark in winter conditions

Ski Groomer Preferences 

  • Actively cross-country ski
  • Experience driving with a trailer, especially in winter conditions
  • Experience operating an ATV
  • Mechanical aptitude

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