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Volunteer Bike Patroller Needed This Summer At Silver Star

Wed, 11/03/2009 - 12:00 am

VOLUNTEER BIKE PATROLLER

Silver Star is requesting individuals who are willing to commit to Silver Star providing rescue and first aid coverage during the mountain bike season.

**Minimum 19 years old**

Commitment:
• 1 On-Hill Training Shift
• First Aid Training
• 5 patrolling shifts
What you will receive:
• Free First Aid Training
• Free Silver Star Bike Park Season Pass
• Free Personal Insurance
Responsibilities:
• First aid for guests and staff
• Risk management, hazard recognition, prevention, and marking
• Assist with Lift evacuation
• Assist in search and rescue
• Assist with Trail Crew
• Radio Communications
• Mountain dispatch
• Public relations
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Volunteers will receive Free CSPS First Aid Training
• Strong mountain biker in all terrain and conditions
• Knowledge of Terrain and Mountain Roads
• High level of fitness and able to work in all weather conditions
• Previous experience an asset
• Ability to remain calm in emergencies
• Emergency response and first aid experience an asset
Please Contact: Zach Hurt at 250-558-6058 or zhurt@skisilverstar.com