Jobe lettered in Alpine skiing at Nevada, 1971-72 and in cross-country skiing, 1972-73. He was Western Collegiate Racing Champion in 1972-73, go8ing undefeated against Western Collegiate competition. He won the Pacific Coast Intercollegiate Champions in cross country skiing in 1973, and was a qualifier from the 1973 NCAA Championships. Jobe was a two-time Wolf Pack ski team captain. A US national Cross Country Ski Team member from 1976-81, Jobe qualified for the 1980 U.S. Winter Olympic team in the biathlon, finishing in 38th place at Lake Placid. He won the US national title at the 20-kilometer biathlon distance in 1981.