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Today’s Email Announcements

1) Watauga Parks to Offer Networks Basketball Camps in Sugar Grove Aug. 10-13

Watauga County Parks and Recreation announced as that Networks Basketball will be conducting two basketball camps in the area. The professional coaches of Networks Basketball have been working with players from around the world for the last 22 years. These coaches work with players on a year-round basis in Raleigh.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity and sign your player up today!

The Networks Basketball Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day from Aug. 10-13 at the Old Cove Creek Gym, 207 Dale Adams Road in Sugar Grove. Early drop off at 8 a.m. and late pick-up until 5:30 p.m. Campers will need to provide their own food and drink each day for two snack breaks and a lunch break. Cost is $75 per student. Register at www.networksbasketball.com.

Additionally, Networks will host a basketball boot camp for middle and high school players between the ages of 12-18 from 6-8 p.m. on Aug. 10-13 following the regular camp in the evenings. Cost is $50 for boot camp participation. Register at www.networksbasketball.com.

For more information, call 919-233-8801 or reach at Networks professional at kevin@networksbasketball.com.

2) Register Now for the May 23 High Country Kids Triathlon

The 2015 High Country Kids Triathlon will take place Saturday, May 23, at the Watauga County Pool and the Greenway Trails. There will be three age divisions: 8 and under, 9-12 and 13-18. Registration fees are $25 before May 10 and $30 after May 10. Register online at www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=2126094. For more information, call 828-964-9378.

3) Summer Employment Available at Beech Mountain Resort

Summer season is quickly approaching and Beech Mountain Resort is seeking motivated individuals to fulfill various positions. We take great pride in providing a quality product for our customers; therefore it is important that we hire dedicated, responsible and personable employees. Positive employee morale is imperative, so we strive to ensure a fun and exciting working environment.

To apply, email a resume to tfreeman@skibeech.com or visit www.beechmountainresort.com for an application.

Role – Sales Office Associate

Beech Mountain Resort is seeking an energetic, driven, positive individual to increase sales and retention while improving customer relationships as an Office Associate.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Sales work, including account management and payment collection
  • Managing administrative and clerical office duties (ie: answering phones)
  • Supporting team projects as needed

Required Competencies:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft suite, including: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Experience meeting sales targets
  • Data analysis to drive change
  • CRM system use and creation

We’re looking for someone who is…

  • Highly organized, with great attention to detail
  • A collaborative and supportive team player
  • A successful communicator and problem solver
  • An excellent people person with professional demeanor and appearance
  • An outdoor enthusiast, ideally with familiar knowledge with the ski industry

The Sales Office Associate role is a full time position.

Role – Digstructor

Beech Mountain Resort is seeking a qualified and passionate trail crew to maintain the downhill trail system as well as serve as instructors and guides in the Learn to Ride school.

This is a fun and unique position, set in one of the most beautiful places in North Carolina. Employing hard-working, dedicated, positive individuals, with extensive knowledge and passion for the sport, is a priority to Beech Mountain Resort.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Trail Development
    • Aid in the restoration and maintenance of trails
    • Prepare and set race courses for various events
    • Maintain a safe and functional trail system
    • Maintain quality and efficient communication with Bike Patrol to ensure the safety of our patrons
  • Instructing and Guiding
    • Teach the mountain bike riding fundamentals to groups and individuals
    • Lead basic skills progression from getting to know your bike to cornering, braking and descending
    • Help guests access trails off and on the lift by following BMRI instructions
    • Learn and utilize all trail system guidelines
    • Educate guests on trail system guidelines

The Digstructor will attend mandatory and voluntary educational and safety clinics

Required Competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills – must be able to lead multiple group lessons while professionally communicating with guests to assure their safety and comfort
  • Punctuality & schedule management – must be on time to all briefings, check-ins and lesson assignments
  • Physical ability – must be able to lift 25 lbs
  • Mountain biking knowledge and experience

We’re looking for someone who is…

  • A collaborative and supportive team player
  • A successful communicator and problem solver
  • A strong leader and encouraging teacher
  • An excellent people person with professional demeanor and appearance

Applicants must be available to work Friday – Sunday and must complete a mandatory instructor training course.

Role – 5,506’ Manager

Do you want to work in the most beautiful office in the High Country? Beech Mountain Resort is seeking a dedicated, reliable, and positive individual to manage the newest food and beverage facility on the mountain.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Bartending + Overall daily bar activity (ie: liquor cost, ordering)
  • Provide weekly sales and inventory reports
  • Drink and Meal prep and planning
  • Food preparation
  • General maintenance and cleaning

Required Competencies:

  • Food and Beverage knowledge
  • Bartending experience
  • Menu planning experience
  • Food preparation experience required

We’re looking for someone who is…

  • Sales driven
  • Highly organized, with great attention to detail
  • An excellent people person with professional demeanor and appearance

The 5,506’ Manager position is a working bartender’s position. Interested applicants must be available to work weekends.

Role — Lift Operator/Ticket Checker

Beech Mountain Resort is seeking personable and reliable employees to fulfill the position of Lift Operator/Ticket Checker.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Safely assist guests loading/unloading chairlifts
  • Check tickets & maintain lift stations
  • Ensure patron safety through quality communication

Required Competencies:

  • Punctuality and schedule management
  • Excellent communication skills

We’re looking for someone who is…

  • An excellent people person with a professional demeanor and appearance
  • An outdoor enthusiast

This position will require work Friday-Sunday.

For more information, please call 1-800-438-2093 ext. 205.