CSIA Level 3 Instructor/Guide Position – Winter Season 2018/2019

SkiBig3 specializes in providing a full destination visitor experience, from reservations 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 instruction/guiding 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 to ski on all three SkiBig3 mountains (November – Mid-April) This job consists of a 3 – 6 day work week and 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
  • 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 3 (or equivalent) a must.
  • 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
  • SkiBig3 season pass


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 to

How to Apply

SkiBig3 has a vibrant, hip, company culture and this role offers competitive wages, excellent benefits, a SkiBig3 season pass, company bonus plan and much, much more!

If you possess the above attributes and would like to join our passionate, energetic SkiBig3 team, please submit your resume, along with a cover letter telling us why you are the perfect candidate for this position 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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