YMCA Snow Mountain Ranch - Job Positions

Employer description

Located near Winter Park, Rocky Mountain National Park & Grand Lake, Snow Mountain Ranch offers a wholesome environment where friends, families & groups enjoy a tranquil setting.

Guidelines to fill their job positions: Hair should be clean, neatly trimmed and presentable. A male employee’s hair may not be longer than collar length or must be pulled back into a ponytail to be above collar length. Eccentric hairstyles such as dreadlocks and mohawks are not permitted. Hair must never be at a length that would create a safety hazard for an employee or volunteer.   Sideburns, moustaches and beards should be neatly trimmed to two inches or less. Eccentric styles of facial hair are not permitted.   Jewelry requiring body piercing is prohibited, or may not be visible, except for simple earrings, small nose studs or rings and clear tongue rings (as long as they do not interfere with effective communication). Ear gauges may not be larger than ¼” and must be plugged with a solid colored ear plug. All other facial piercings are prohibited. Tattoos deemed inappropriate or excessive by the Association must not be visible.

The YMCA of the Rockies International Programs Office hosts an International Fair in and an International Dinner for our international staff to share their culture with our American Guests and Staff. We are looking for international applicants that want a cultural experience, would like to contribute to their assigned department, and enjoy a natural environment.   Students need to submit an online application, one family reference, two professional references and a police background check in order to be employed at the YMCA of the Rockies.

Site description

 Granby is a town in Grand County, Colorado, United States.

Founded in 1905, the sleepy mountain town of Granby, Colorado is quickly becoming known as the "in" destination for vacationers for its friendly atmosphere, great location and climate, and close proximity to Denver.

Nestled in the majestic Rocky Mountain Valley at an elevation of 7,935 ft, surrounded by Rocky Mountain National Park with breathtaking views of the Continental Divide, Granby, Colorado is in the heart of something grand. Granby offers a western hospitality and friendly small town vibe that makes visitors feel right at home. Stroll down the charming main street to discover great restaurants, one of a kind souvenirs or outdoors supplies for your next adventure in Granby.

Local Population:  6,000.

Distance to Major Cities:  Denver, CO – 1.5 hours by car.

Nearest Airport: Denver International Airport.

Nearest Bus/ Train Station:  Denver, CO.

Are you able to meet students at the airport, bus station, train station, etc. upon arrival in the United States? :  No, they will need to use the Home James Shuttle which costs $60.  The students should send their flight information to David Sinclair at DSinclair@ymcarockies.org.

Distance from Housing to Supermarket: 15 minutes by car.

Average Temperatures:  

December: -7 to 4ºC / March: -4 to 8ºC / June: 9 to 22ºC.