Career Opportunities


WHITEFACE LAKE PLACID MARKETING MANAGER

The NYS Olympic Regional Development Authority is seeking a seasoned marketing professional to coordinate and implement its Whiteface Lake Placid campaigns. The ideal candidate will have significant experience in the ski resort industry, as well as a strong passion to develop successful marketing plans and strategies that enhance the guest experience. The primary focus of this position will be facilitating the development and implementation of a marketing plan as it relates to promoting Whiteface Lake Placid as a year round destination to both the leisure traveler and regional/local visitor. In doing so, this person will focus on digital communication and distribution of information, as well as overall brand management. The successful candidate will be responsible for data analysis; leveraging CRM tools (Ryan Solutions) to enhance our email strategy; local and regional advertising; cross marketing; supporting multi-venue marketing; as well as reporting. The Whiteface Lake Placid Marketing Manager reports directly to ORDA's Marketing Director and will work within the overall marketing strategy as delivered by the Director. S/he will also assist with other ORDA/SKI3 projects and perform other duties as assigned. This is a full-time, year round position. Holiday and weekend work is expected.

QUALIFICATIONS:Candidates must have a Bachelor's Degree in business or marketing, plus 4 years' experience in working in both marketing/branding and the ski resort industry. Relevant experience may replace education on a year for year basis. Must be proficient with MS Office, be an intermediate or higher level skier or snowboarder, and be able to lift 50lbs. Experience with Ryan Solutions (CRM management), Siriusware software, Adobe Suite, photography, videography, travel/tourism, websites (HTML and CMS), are all preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must.

COMPENSATION: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 forward a letter of interest and resumé to:

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



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 resumé 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




For all general employment inquiries, please contact David McKillip at dmckillip@orda.org.