Job Opportunities

Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra relies on a small group of professional, compassionate staff to administer and execute our programs. We are currently seeking exceptional candidates for the following positions:

Winter Instructor

DSES has one opening available for a winter instructor for the 2020-2021 season.

Staff Instructors are responsible for delivering high quality adaptive lessons in the areas of Cognitive, Visually Impaired, 3 Track, 4 track, Monoski, Biski, and standing and seated Nordic skiing lessons. For more highly qualified staff, instructor training opportunities exist as well.  Acceptable candidates will be trained in the above disciplines if they lack adequate experience.

DSES Instructors must be able to adapt their types and styles of communication and teaching techniques to their students’ needs, display patience with their students, and display creativity in their teaching methodology.

Staff Instructors must be able to teach a variety of skill levels on alpine skis as well as beginning levels of snowboarding. Experience teaching Nordic skiing a plus.

This is a 35 – 40 hour/week position starting Nov 1, 2020 and through April 30, 2021, as the season and conditions require. Occasional overtime work is available. Pay is based upon PSIA/AASI certification and practical experience. PSIA/AASI Certification is a prerequisite for this position.

DSES Staff Instructors work in a physically demanding winter environment teaching in all conditions and must be able to safely lift 70 lbs in full winter ski gear.

Strong internal candidates may exist for this position.

To apply, please contact Mark Spieler, Ski School Director, at, and include a cover letter and resumé/CV

Sales Associate – Second Chance Thrift Shop

Second Chance Thrift Shop is looking for a bright, cheerful, upbeat applicant, ready for front line retail with potential to grow. Must be able to safely lift up to 50 lbs, have exceptional customer service skills, and desire to learn.  Wage DOE.  Email resume and cover letter to or fax to 760.934.2475.


PO Box 7275
Mammoth Lakes, California 93546-7275
FAX 760.934.0729