Outdoor Emergency Transportation Director sought (12-06-16)

The NSP is seeking a person to be the national program director (NPD) for the Outdoor Emergency Transportation Program. The qualifications, selection process, and job description from the current P&P Manual have been included in this document. Candidates should thoroughly review these P&P sections to ensure that they are qualified for the position and willing and able to fulfill the responsibilities outlined in each of the three sections of the job description.

Unique to the National Ski Patrol, the Transportation Program offers guidelines for area management to use to set the standard of training for its patrollers who operate toboggans. From training of basic candidates to honing the skills of Transportation instructors, this program ensures training opportunities for members of the NSP.

Face-to-face meetings of the OET committee are scheduled on a three-year cycle. This gives its members an opportunity to create and update OET programs.

Application materials should be emailed as attachments to education@nsp.org no later than midnight on February 10, 2017.


Candidates should be familiar with Chapter 4 and appendix "H" of the NSP Policies and Procedures.
See P&P language below.

Application Materials:

  • NSP resume
  • One-page vision statement for the National OET Program
  • Minimum of two letters of recommendation

    Program Director P&P Language
    (Microsoft Word Document)