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Why Work For The National Winter Activity Center

There is something very special about working for The National Winter Activity Center!  We change lives. Imagine being able to smile about the work that you do! The National Winter Activity Center team makes a difference in the lives of our program participants. We work as one team from facility operations to programming to coaching to deliver for our participants. We are looking for a few good teammates.

Current Job Openings

We Frequently Post Winter, Summer, & Year Round Positions Below

Year Round Positions

  • Base Operations
    The Winter4Kids Facilities Maintenance Person is responsible for conducting daily checks of all buildings. Candidate must have the experience & ability to do general construction work, including but not limited to painting, drywall, light carpentry, flooring, minor electrical and plumbing repairs. Perform routine maintenance of HVAC systems and water softener systems. Some landscaping around buildings, i.e. weed removal, mowing, raking and disposing of leaves and debris. Perform snow removal including shoveling, snow-blowing, salting, and sanding. HVAC experience a plus.  Must be 21 years of age or older and have a current valid drivers license.
  • Program Sales Representative

    As the Winter4Kids Program Sales Representative you will be responsible for growing our customers by generating leads and identifying target organizations and schools to participate in our programs.  We’re looking for a high energy, motivated go-getter with an ability to build trust with stakeholders, demonstrate consultative selling skills, and a proven track record of delivering results. 

Winter Positions

  • Development
    The Winter4Kids Development Instructors are responsible for delivering our unique, experiential learning-based curriculum to guide school-aged children from discovery to self-mastery in skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing.  They partner with the group leaders to assess the abilities of their group and develop a specific plan for the day. Instructors tailor the learning environment to the skills of each group by creating game stations that develop and advance these skills. Instructors lead the Academy group leaders and their kids in the games and activities associated with each game station. 

    The Winter4Kids Development Group Leaders guide participants through their winter snowsports experience, being a mentor and role model for groups of 12 school-age participants. Group Leaders facilitate the games and activities. They partner with instructors to assess the abilities of their group and implement a specific plan for the day. 

    The Development Assistant Director will facilitate and assist the Director in the Development Program including planning sessions for the children, recruiting talent, and the delivery of a successful season.
  • Mountain Operations

    Mountain operations assist in the maintenance of the lifts while maintaining a safe environment for the passengers to load and unload. Ensuring lift stations are cleared of hazardous conditions and operating snowmaking equipment while documenting safety issues with logs and checklists.

  • Snow Surface Preparation Manager
    The Snow Surface Preparation Manager prepares the snowmaking, grooming, and operations plan. The manager will coordinate operations with the snowmakers and the grooming team. The ideal candidate will have an extensive equipment operation background and experience with diesel engine/hydraulic machines, as well as 3-5 years documented management, snowmaking, and grooming experience.
  • Lift Mechanic

    The role of a lift mechanic includes overseeing the maintenance of chair lifts, operating snowmaking equipment, confidently performing mechanical repairs, and providing a safe atmosphere for our guests to have a quality experience on the mountain.

Summer Positions

  • Summer4Kids - Camp Director
    As the Summer4Kids Camp Director you will be responsible for designing and delivering a camp program that meets the needs and interests of the target populations and ensure their delivery in a safe and quality manner.   We’re looking for a high energy, motivated go-getter with an ability to build trust with stakeholders, experience in producing Summer Camp programs and a commitment to expanding opportunities in all youth. 

  • Summer4Kids - Day Camp Counselors
    Day Camp Counselors are the primary caregivers for each camper.  The Counselor is responsible for planning, teaching, coordinating, and carrying out activities and guiding campers in their personal growth and daily living skills.

  • Summer4Kids - Health Care Manager
    The Health Care Manager is responsible for overseeing the health and safety of campers and staff.

  • Summer4Kids is Hiring!!!

    We will be increasing our impact in the lives of youth by launching our day camp offering, Summer4Kids, on the campus of the National Winter Activity Center, located in Vernon NJ. 


    We have openings in the following areas:


    Summer Camp Director

    Day Camp Counselors

    Camp Health Care Staff (RN-LPN-Paramedic-EMT)

    Program Specialists: Archery

    Program Specialists: Arts and Crafts

    Program Specialists: Hydroponics and Culinary

    Program Specialists: Biathalon/Field Sports

    Program Specialists: Mountain Biking

    Program Specialists: Orienteering/Outdoor Skills/Camping

    Kitchen Staff

    Guest Relations




Employee Testimonials

Hear About What It's Like to Work at The National Winter Activity Center

""Being a part of the Winter4Kids culinary team I am rewarded daily when a participant tries a new food or learns about healthier options that can last into their future health. Seeing the smiling faces of children experiencing pure winter fun in the snow, all while trying a new sport, that’s the real Joy!""
Louise - Kitchen Supervisor
"“Why do I like working at Winter4kids? It’s a child-focused learning environment, bringing new generations into winter sports that normally are not given the opportunity. It’s so much more than a ski resort. It’s a non profit program with a mission that resonates to my core values.”"
Josh - Athletics
""Here at the W4K, we make our young athletes feel like kings and queens. It's all about them! Everyone leaves with an experience they will never forget. Every year. Every cycle, we feel like we are growing up with our youth through some of the brightest years of their lives. Participants leave this special place knowing their way around the mountain. They build courage and gain knowledge. They then take these exciting experiences and incorporate them in their journeys of life""
Brandon - Academy Leadership
""Hello! This is Coach Brian, and I have been working at Winter4kids for 3 years. Winter4kids is an amazing facility set on a fantastic hill. Working in Winter4kids has given me incredible opportunities as a coach with a bunch of super athletes focusing on their skills and development, while having fun all season long. I love working at Winter4kids, and all that we stand for. Good day!""
Brian - Athletics Coach
""I've been teaching snowboard and skiing for the last ten winters and none of it compares to teaching the children at Winter4Kids.""
Kristopher - Academy Instructor & Group Leader
""Having an opportunity to grow at winter4kids is an amazing feeling, because I love what I do. When I see the smiles the kids have on their faces after getting on the snow I am rewarded with pride for my part in making it.""
Julio - Snowmaking Supervisor