Employment - Ski Patrol

Ski Patrol

Cape Smokey


Weekdays Weekends Evenings Nights Shift Holidays


A ski patrol job includes:

  • Lots of skiing
  • First aid assessment, treatment and transportation via toboggan or snowmobile
  • Incident investigation paperwork
  • Daily and ongoing hazard assessment
  • Trail crew tasks such as fencing and shovelling
  • Assisting with avalanche control missions
  • Dispatcher duties including: Microsoft Office, telephone and radio communications
  • Emergency lift evacuation
  • Knowledge and application of the Alpine Responsibility Code
  • Assist with other duties as assigned
  • Advanced skiing ability (black diamond moguls)
  • Valid 80-hour wilderness first aid certification or equivalent
  • Valid CPR or HCP certificate
  • High level of physical fitness and ability to work outdoors in all-weather conditions
  • Driver’s License and access to reliable transportation
  • Must be able to hear and speak clearly for communication using radios and telephone

Job assets:

  • CSIA Level 1 or 2
  • AST 1 or 2
  • CAA Level 1
  • Climbing and rope skills
  • Snowmobile operation
  • Previous patrol experience
How To Apply

Cape Smokey will be accepting applications for this position via email. Please follow the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

Please send cover letter and resume to 

Email Address: hr@capesmokeyholding.com Apply here

Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for qualified and eligible job-seekers domestically and internationally.

Applications from Foreign Nationals will be considered.

Location Information
Ingonish Beach
Victoria County
Nova Scotia
Opportunity Information
Cape Smokey
NOC Code
Experience Required
An Asset
Available Openings
Pay Type
To be Determined
Pay Period
To be Determined
Remuneration Per Pay Period
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
December 12th 2022
End Date
February 29th 2024
Posted on
June 13th 2023
February 29th 2024