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Assistant General Manager

Company: Arkansas Valley Adventures
Location: Buena Vista
Posted on: January 14, 2023

Job Description:

AVA Rafting & Zipline: Assistant General Manager
Now Accepting Applications for the 2023 Summer Season!

Location: Buena Vista, CO
Schedule: Seasonal Full-Time
Pay Rate: Day pay $165 - $215 DOE, + up to a 17% bonus

Why not work for the best adventure guide company in the state of Colorado. AVA has several locations that all offer their own unique opportunities and activities (so much more than rafting and ziplining). Employees enjoy consistent work where they help make lifetime memories for their guests every day. The good times don't stop on your days off as AVA employees can experience any of our activities they want for free or even rent out company equipment on their own free of charge.

Our positive and energetic culture have led countless co-workers to friends and memories that last a lifetime. There are even opportunities for year-round employment through our sister companies, Breckenridge Ski & Sport and Peak 1 Express. What are you waiting for? Adventure awaits.

Why work for AVA Rafting & Zipline? Click Here!

Perks Include:

Up to 17% End of Season Bonus
Free Adventure Trips with AVA
Free Shared Shuttle Services with Peak 1 Express
Free Ski, Snowboard and Bike Rentals with Breckenridge Ski & Sport
Employee Campground Offered at Buena Vista Location
Year-round work opportunities available through AVA, Peak 1 Express and Breckenridge Ski & Sport
Health Insurance & 401(k) offered to full-time, year-round employees
ProForm Deals Available to All Employees
Discounts for Friends & Family on AVA Adventure Trips
Discounts for Friends & Family on Peak 1 Express Services

Job Overview: The Assistant General Manager will serve to complement and support the outpost General Manager. They will act as the ultimate responsible party when the General Manager is out of office. They will otherwise work with the GM to provide operational assistance in the oversight of all aspects related to the daily functioning of the outpost as well as long term strategic planning, logistics and financial accountability of the operations.

Job Description:

Will fill role as manager on duty 3-4 days/week plus 2-3 days primarily guiding
Responsible for checking schedule and guest numbers at beginning and end of day and staffing for any changes
Oversee daily operations
Bring any problems or changes to the attention of General Manager
Mitigate guest service concerns
Responsible for dealing with any issues that arise during daily operations in coordination with other managers
Assist with training and supervision of all staff
Attend weekly management meetings
Serve as a Trip Leader
Assist with managing, coaching and assessing all staff in coordination with General Manager
Assist in reporting use to proper agencies in coordination with General Manager
Assist in reporting and tracking expenses in coordination with General Manager
Responsible for cleanliness and security of premises in coordination with General Manager
Understand and exemplify the company's core values, vision and mission
Click Here to view AVA Core Values, Vision & Mission

Preferred Experience/Skills:

Ability to communicate effectively across departments
Outstanding customer service skills
Ability to interact in a friendly and comfortable manner with supervisors and employees via phone and in person
Extremely detailed oriented
Intermediate computer skills
Team oriented
Must be available for weekends and holidays
Must be able to pass a criminal background check
Instill confidence and motivate staff
Clean driving record
Rafting experience preferred
Zipline experience preferred

If you are interested in joining the AVA team, then please apply today! AVA strives to deliver the very highest level of guest service while bringing awareness and understanding of the surrounding wilderness to our guests. As leaders in our industry, we set examples in safety, professionalism, outdoor skills and guest service, while providing low-impact environmental recreation. Apply Today!

AVA Rafting & Zipline is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.%12262813% %%management%%

Keywords: Arkansas Valley Adventures, Aspen , Assistant General Manager, Executive , Buena Vista, Colorado

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