Crested Butte Nordic Workforce Seeks Assistant Comp Workforce Coach –


Dawn snowboarding on “Mike’s Mile” in Crested Butte. (Photograph: Xavier Fane/CB Nordic)

Job Posting: Assistant Comp Workforce coach for the Crested Butte Nordic Workforce (CBNT)

Location: Crested Butte, Colorado

Standing: Half-Time, Seasonal, Exempt (approx. 20hrs/week from October Twenty fifth-March Twenty fifth), with alternative for full-time seasonal employment by umbrella group Crested Butte Nordic (see beneath).

Compensation: DOE, with beginning wage of $8,000.

Supervisor: Ben Theyerl, Head Comp Workforce Coach (


Job Description

The Crested Butte Nordic Workforce (CBNT) Assistant Coach performs an important function within the success of CBNT – a devoted and rising group of younger athletes who compete at a nationwide degree and prepare year-round. The Assistant Coach will likely be accountable for working intently with the Head Coach to design coaching, lead practices, and supply athlete assist at races (together with waxing) all through the ski season, and help the Head Coach in logistical and administrative duties in an effort to present a superb athlete expertise.

CBNT races Junior Nationwide Qualifiers within the Rocky Mountain Division, along with FIS races (together with a Thanksgiving camp in West Yellowstone, Montana), Senior and Junior Nationals, and different citizen races. The small dimension of our program and its wonderful group assist make this a perfect atmosphere for an Assistant Coach to work collaboratively with the Head Coach and acquire the important abilities of ski teaching.

About Crested Butte Nordic:

CBNT is housed as a part of the Crested Butte Nordic Heart, a 501(c) 3 non-profit that has made Crested Butte the Nordic Ski Capital of Colorado. Positioned at 9000 ft of elevation, with 50 km of trails and a number of the highest annual snowfall totals within the US, Crested Butte is as ultimate a coaching and racing atmosphere as a Nordic skier might hope to search out.

The Nordic Heart runs a multifaceted program that encourages skiers of all ages to get out on skis. Along with duties with the Comp Workforce, the Assistant Coach has the chance to pursue teaching masters skiers, operations, or outreach all through the winter season in a supportive working atmosphere.

Crested Butte can also be residence to a ski mountain recognized for its excessive terrain, a number of the premier ski races within the nation (the Alley Loop and Elk Mountain Grand Traverse) and a number of the greatest backcountry snowboarding within the nation in Colorado’s Elk Mountains.


This is a perfect alternative for a candidate seeking to be taught rather a lot in regards to the career of ski teaching whereas attending to expertise all that Crested Butte has to supply. Candidates have the chance to pursue full-time seasonal employment with the Nordic Heart.

That is additionally a perfect place for the distant employee on the lookout for a possibility to not simply dwell in one of many West’s greatest ski cities, however be a part of the group there too.

  • Most popular {qualifications} – high-level racing expertise, not less than one-year teaching expertise.

  • Extra {qualifications}:

    • USSS membership in good-standing, or skill to acquire membership.

    • Understanding and adherence to SafeSport pointers always.

    • Superior information of ski approach, with extra information of technical points of coaching, waxing, and ski choice a plus.

To Apply:

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