Kayak Guide / Instructor

  • Alpha Adventures
  • Front-line
    • Full Time | 
    • Part Time | 
    • Seasonal
  • #2- 4330 Sunshine Coast Hwy Sechelt, Sechelt
  • 1 position available
  • Accessible Employer: No
  • Open to International applicants with valid Canadian Work permits: Yes
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Posted on May 12, 2024

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic person to join our staff. You are:

  • – Excited about outdoor adventure activities and pursue them yourself
  • – Able to share your passion for the outdoors with others
  • – Confident working in a team environment as well as alone
  • – Enjoy a workplace that is action packed with an array of objectives to complete
  • – Knowledgeable about outdoor gear and able to assist clients in finding the right gear, trip or tour to suit their needs
  • – Certified as a sea kayak guide / instructor ( SKGABC level 1 or higher or Paddle Canada Level 1 Instructor or higher / equivalent)
  • – Possess current wilderness first aid certification

The primary role of this position is to work as a kayak guide / stand up paddle board instructor (SUP certification may be provided in-house). Additional hours will be made up working in our outdoor adventure store in a retail environment / helping with rentals / maintaining equipment. Opportunities for in-house professional training may be available.

Experience working in an outdoor retail store setting is an asset. Guiding experience and certification- combined with retail experience is an ideal combination.

The Sunshine Coast is an outdoor adventure playground. World class paddling, biking and hiking are all here- as well as close proximity to Vancouver.

This position is available immediately.

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Day guides / Level 1 guiding certification (SKGABC or ASKGBC)
and / or
Level 1 Instructor Certification – Paddle Canada
(or willing to obtain)

– Driver’s Licence

Salary/Wage

TBD- Great staff perks program

Recommended Training

SuperHost Foundations of Service Quality

Job Application Process

Please submit your resume and covering letter via email. No phone calls please.

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