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Position Type
Full Time

Application Deadline Date
October 1, 2020

Salary Range

Job Location
Calgary, Alberta, CA

Employment Type
Employee

Expected Start Date
November 1, 2020

The employer is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability.

The employer welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Para-Alpine – World Cup Coach – Alpine Canada Alpin 

Position Title: World Cup Coach 

Reports to: Head Coach, CPAST 

Start Date: November 1, 2020 

The Position:

Alpine Canada Alpine (ACA) is the national governing body for Ski Racing in Canada and home to three of Canada’s most exciting snow sports: Alpine, Para-Alpine and Ski Cross Racing.  ACA is currently seeking an experienced, motivated individual to join our World Class Para-Alpine World Cup Ski Team as a Coach. 

The Canadian Para-Alpine Ski Team World Cup Coach is a coaching position which will provide technical leadership and coaching for the World Cup Team. Reporting to the Head Coach, the successful candidate will have extensive coaching / technical qualifications, experience providing strength & conditioning training, strong communication and presentation skills, and a talent for administration and organization.  

This exciting opportunity will provide the successful candidate opportunities for growth and development in high-performance coaching, while working with our team of top-level coaching staff.  ACA also offers competitive compensation and benefits based upon eligibility.   

 

Duties:

  •  Work in conjunction with all team coaches to design, implement, and monitor annual training and competition plan.
  •  Assist in record-keeping of all collected data.
  •  Monitor Athlete’s equipment needs and liaise proactively with the equipment representatives.
  •  Provide assistance to oversee maintenance and control of team equipment.
  •  Provide timely and effective communication to Athletes, Coaches, and Alpine Canada Alpin.
  •  Provide assistance in all on-snow duties (i.e. course preparation, course-setting, and course maintenance.
  •  Ensure welfare and health of Athletes when travelling.
  •  Ability to monitor dryland program and/or assist in ski preparations an asset.
  • Timely expense reporting.
  • Manage key logistics as determined by Head Coach.

Working Conditions

  •  Work is full-time.
  •  Work from home, required to travel with the team throughout the year
  • Overtime is expected during the winter season.  Time off in lieu of payment is provided as scheduling permits.
  • The Coach is frequently required to work out of doors in winter conditions.

Employment Requirements

  •  Advanced skiing abilities.
  •  Strong leadership skills.
  •  Previous Coaching experience.
  •  Certification in ACA-CSC or International equivalent.  Development level trained.
  •  German and/or French fluency an asset.
  •  Mandatory background check

Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@alpinecanada.org by October 1st, 2020.  Interviews will take place October 5-9, 2020 via teleconference.  

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Alpine Canada Alpin

Suite 302, 151 Canada Olympic Road S.W

Canada Olympic Park

Calgary AB T3B 6B7


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