Perks & Benefits

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Perks & Benefits of working at KSS!

Welcome to Keystone Science School, where we prioritize a positive and supportive work environment for your success and well-being. We offer a fantastic array of perks to enrich both your professional and personal life.

Perks of working in Summit County

Embrace the natural beauty surrounding our Rockies-based science school and explore community events. The below list includes a few of our favorite local spots:

  • Dillon Amphitheater: Enjoy captivating shows in a stunning outdoor setting!
  • Trail Systems: Hike, bike, or run along amazing local trails!
  • Rock Climbing Crags: Scale to new heights
  • Lake Dillon: Paddleboard, kayak, fish, or indulge in winter activities like ice skating and cross-country skiing.
  • World-Class Ski Resorts: Hit the slopes at Arapahoe Basin, Keystone, Breckenridge, and Copper Mountain.
  • Nordic Centers: Embrace winter with cross-country skiing at five exceptional Nordic centers.
  • Art Spot and Ready Paint Fire: Unleash your creativity and artistic side!
  • Events Galore: Immerse yourself in happenings at Warren Station, Tenmile Music Hall, Riverwalk Center, and other intimate venues.

Center of Adventure

Beyond the wonders of Summit County, endless outdoor adventures await within a 100-mile radius of KSS.

  • Red Rocks and Denver: Experience iconic venues and cultural hubs.
  • Rocky Mountain National Park: Explore the breathtaking landscapes of this national treasure.
  • Glenwood Canyon: Discover the beauty of this natural wonder.
  • 14ers: Conquer the challenge of Colorado’s renowned 14,000-foot peaks.
  • Boulder Flatirons
  • Great Sand Dunes National Park
  • Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
  • Mesa Verde National Park
  • Colorado National Monument

Employee Benefits

Seasonal Staff

  • Free meals!
  • Free housing!
  • Option for medical, dental and vision benefits following 4 months of employment
  • 401K eligible after 1000 hours worked (annually)
  • Sick time
  • EAP
  • FAMLI leave
  • Access to various outdoor retailer discounts
  • Discounted ski pass opportunities

Year-Round Staff

  • PTO
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Sick Time
  • 401K
  • EAP
  • Hybrid work options
  • Weekly staff lunches
  • STD, LTD, Life Insurance
  • FAMLI Leave
  • Access to various outdoor retailer discounts
  • Discounted ski pass opportunities