Career Opportunities

EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN

The Olympic Regional Development Authority is in need of an Emergency Medical Technician at the Olympic Sports Complex and Ski Jumping Complex in Lake Placid. The successful candidate will respond to emergency situations, observe and report unsafe conditions, and provide information as well as assistance to the general public and athletes. Schedule will include evenings, weekends, and holidays. This position is full-time (40 hrs/week) seasonal with potential for year-round employment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Applicants must be New York State certified EMT (current regional on line status) with current CPR. Applicants should provide letters of recommendation. Letters of reference a plus. Water rescue experience desired.

WAGE:Current starting wage is $11.22 per hour.

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter with resume to:

Rebecca Dayton
Olympic Sports Complex
2634 Main Street
Lake Placid, NY 12946
518-523-4115
rdayton@orda.org

Lift Attendants

The Olympic Sports Complex and Olympic Jumping Complex, both ORDA managed facilities, are now accepting applications for Lift Attendants. Lift Attendants are responsible for operating and maintaining a single ski lift and assisting customers getting on and off lifts. Successful candidates will be responsible for safety and preparing daily reports. All positions are full-time (40 hrs/week) seasonal jobs with potential for year-round employment.

Qualifications and Wage: The successful candidates will be at least 18 years of age and physically able to perform the essential functions of the job. Starting rates range from $9.67/hr. to $11.22/hr. depending on nature of duties.

For further information and application forms, contact:

Rebecca Dayton
Olympic Sports Complex
2634 Main Street
Lake Placid, NY 12946
518-523-4115
rdayton@orda.org

Digital Program Manager

The NYS Olympic Regional Development Authority Marketing Department is seeking the ideal candidate to manage digital content for Whiteface Lake Placid. The successful candidate for this position will radiate creativity and energy, Olympic sports enthusiasm, and have a strong passion to develop successful marketing strategies that positively influence new visitors while enhancing the guest experience. This position will provide digital support and assistance in the implementation of marketing initiatives for ORDA's Whiteface Lake Placid venues. Specific areas of focus include: management of website(s), email marketing, statistical data gathering and analysis, coordination of content development and distribution of that content, database management, as well as year-end reporting. The successful candidate will also assist with specific ORDA and SKI3 projects as they arise. This position is full-time year round, holiday and weekend work to be expected. The Digital Program Manager reports directly to the Marketing Director.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in business or marketing, plus 2 years’ experience in a related field; preferably within the ski/tourism industry. Relevant experience may replace education on a year for year basis. Must be proficient with MS Office, an intermediate or higher level skier or snowboarder, and able to lift 50lbs. Experience with Ryan Solutions (CRM management), Siriusware software, Adobe Suite, photography, and videography preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must.

Salary & Benefits: Competitive salary with an excellent benefits package including: paid leave (sick, vacation, and personal time); paid holidays; health, dental, and vision insurance; long term disability and supplemental life insurance at preferred rates; participation in the NYS and Local Retirement Systems; and optional participation in NYS Deferred Compensation.

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resumé to:

Liz Mezzetti, Director of Marketing
NYS Olympic Regional Development Authority
2634 Main Street
Lake Placid, New York 12946
lmezzetti@orda.org
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