Shaun Zurn

Shaun Zurn

Work History

Work History
May 2013 - Present

Wildland Fire Fighter

US Forest Service

Wildland fire fighter during the summers for OC 36 here in the basin. Ive done 9 tours in 2 seasons. Great reviews on every tour.

Mar 2010 - Apr 2012

Snowboard instructor

Heavenly ( Vail Resorts)

Have worked at all 3 different ski schools throughout Heavenly. in the 3 seasons I've been a part of their team have had many great lessons, had returning customers, and sold upgrade lessons to others i taught. 2012-2013 season had to fill out 0 accident or incident reports.

Dec 2009 - Mar 2010

Snowboard instructor

Kirkwood (Vail Resorts)

Provided excellent customer service to all guest I crossed paths with. Taught safe, fun, informative lessons to people visiting as well as sold them future lesson/lift ticket packages.

Nov 2008 - Apr 2009

Childrens Snowboard Coach

Breckenridge (Vail resorts)

I coached children from the ages of 8-15 all season on a snowboard. I also taught a bi lingual ski lesson for a week straight all private lessons. was employee of the month twice during my season in Breckenridge.

Jan 1999 - Mar 2005

Snowboard and Ski instructor


Coached the same school group kids every Saturday, along with private and group lessons to the public.


Jan 2005 - Present

non degree studies


As a professional instructor, im always training with other older, more experienced instructors to better myself both with teaching and riding. Practice is the closest we can get to perfection

Aug 2005 - Dec 2007

St Josephs


My goal is to become associated with a company where I can utilize my skills and gain further experience while enhancing the company’s productivity and reputation.


Jan 2015 - Jan 2017

CPR and First aid and AED

Includes Adult/Child/Infant Basic CPR, First Aid and AED Meets American Heart Association (AHA) CPR and ECC guidelines Includes the new "Hands Only" or "Compression Only" bystander techniques