2018 Staff Posting

April 3, 2018




The Squamish Windsports Society is seeking a skilled individual to join our team for the 2018 season. The position focuses around water sport recreation safety similar to a lifeguard yet spans customer service and coaching, to specialized on water emergency rescue situations. The position runs on a variable schedule as the wind season ramps up and down between May and September, flexibility is key. Key qualities include: methodical, attentive, courteous, energetic and adventurous.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Marine PCOC (Pleasure Craft Operators Card)
  • Basic first-aid/CPR-C or above
  • Legally able to work in Canada (citizen, resident or working visa)
  • Experience and comfort in and around water
  • Located in Squamish B.C. from May 15th thru Sept. 15th
  • Personable and friendly with large volumes of public interactions
  • Basic computer skills with decent typing speed
  • BC drivers license
  • Mid to high level of fitness

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficient Kiteboarder
  • Experience with marine watercraft
  • Experience instructing/coaching Kiteboarding (IKO cert. or equivalent exp.)

Perks and benefits include:

  • Flexible scheduling
  • Free membership for the 2018 season
  • Unique relaxed work environment
  • Sailing session during workday
  • Staff discounts from many retailers

Compensation: $15 - $30 /hr dependant on skill set

Review our website: www.squamishwindsports.com
Email resumes to info@squamishwindsports.com

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Squamish Windsports Society 2018