Employment Opportunity

Here is more information about the Dispatcher employment opportunity at Sun Peaks Resort.

Job Description: Dispatcher

Department Winter Patrol
Employment Type Full-time, Seasonal
Reports To Patrol Director
Posting Date May 8, 2014
Closing Date October 31, 2014

Work, Live, and Play

Sun Peaks Resort Corporation has proven to be one of the highest levels of customer service providers within the ski industry. We can promise you a memorable and gainful working experience within our high volume and challenging work environments. Sun Peaks Resort Corporation has many benefits to offer our employees including:

- Winter Alpine and Nordic Passes
- Staff Soup & Bun Lunch Program
- Monthly Staff Recognition Dinners and Events
- Corporation wide discounts
- Subsidized Employee Housing, available to those 19 years +
- Network and interact with our diverse culture

The ski patrol is responsible for providing and promoting a safe environment for our guests and employees while executing exceptional guest service; as ambassadors to promoting safe skiing and riding practices, enforcers of the skier’s and rider’s responsibility code and educating our employees and guests of health and safety. As first responders to medical emergencies on the mountain, ski patrol also takes on the role of transporting injured guests off the mountain and provides general care until further support arrives. Under the guidance of the Patrol Director, you will receive a fun, interactive and teamwork oriented job experience.

Your Responsibilities Will Include

- Maintain patrol operations and dispatch
- Document and communicate all emergencies, daily information, reports and documents as required
- Observe daily weather patterns and record for Environment Canada and Canadian Avalanche Association
- Ensure all daily check sheets and all required documentation for the patrol department are completed and accurate
- Communicate and work efficiently with other rescue groups including; BC Ambulance services, RCMP, Fire Departments, Search and Rescue Services, First Responders, CSPS and EMRT

Ideal Candidates

- Current First Aid Level 1 or higher certification is an asset
- Current CPRC certificate is an asset
- Strong computer skills including Microsoft office software
- Knowledge of Sun Peaks Resort area and ski runs

Application Process

If you are interested in applying for this position, please click the 'Apply' button below to submit your resume and any other required documentation. Please note that only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.