Ski Big 3 Instructor/Guide Position – Winter Season 2017/2018

SkiBig3 specializes in providing a full destination visitor experience, from reservation to guided experiences across our three unique ski resorts; Banff Sunshine, Lake Louise Ski Resort and Mt. Norquay.  We are seeking applications from fun, professional and motivated ski instructor-guides to provide life changing moments for our guests.  SkiBig3 operates an intermediate and advance level snow school with emphasis on providing guided on-mountain experiences. This unique opportunity allows collaboration with Snow School leaders from the three ski areas, while showcasing close to 8000 acres of skiable terrain to our visitors.The Opportunity:This is a great rewarding seasonal opportunity (December – Mid-April) that consists of a 5 – 6 day work week.  You would get to work with a like-minded team from all over the world, making lifelong friends, not to mention living in the stunning world heritage site of Banff National Park. Your Role:Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following,

  • Have fun!
  • Attend daily, morning on snow training sessions.
  • Instruction, guiding, hosting and assisting guests of our programs.
  • Conduct yourself in a safe and professional manner at all times.
  • Always be on time and well-presented before meeting groups.
  • Attendance at après ski with guests at the end of each program.
  • Act as an ambassador for SkiBig3.
  • Adhere to all policies and regulations at Lake Louise, Sunshine Village and Mt Norquay.

What you bring:

  • Sense of fun with an energetic, positive attitude.
  • Safety conscious, mature professionals.
  • Genuine, honest, hard-working people.
  • Reliable, organized and well-presented people.
  • Previous experience in the snow, tourism, outdoor education, industry.
  • Familiarity with Banff and our 3 resorts (not essential but considered an asset).


  • CSIA, Level 2, 3 or 4 (or equivalent) desirable.
  • Legally eligible to work in Canada, either Canadian citizenship/permanent resident or valid work permit.
  • A police background check valid within six months of hire date.

Compensation & Benefits: 

  • Competitive Wage based on qualifications and experience
  • CSIA Leadership training & development course support
  • Tri Area Ski Privileges

If you are an enthusiastic experienced ski guide with a teaching background and looking for a new and exciting opportunity in a world-class ski destination, we would love to hear from you! Please send a cover letter and resume telling us why you believe you would be a great member of team SkiBig3.

How to Apply

If this position suits you, please submit your resume, along with a cover letter telling us why you are the perfect candidate to:

In Person

Suite 207, 215 Banff Avenue
(2nd Floor Sundance Mall)

We thank all applicants; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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