Sydney Harbour Kayaks - Sydney Australia - Kayak Guide

Job Description:

Senior Professional Sea Kayaker - FULL TIME
Guide, Instructor, Product Development, Industry Leader.
Location: Sydney Australia

​ Are you a fantastic sea kayaker?
Are you passionate about all things kayaking?
Are you looking for an amazing career in sea kayaking?

We are looking for a senior staff member for our combined group of companies. You will be working across projects for Sydney Harbour Kayaks, Murray River Adventures, Mirage Sea Kayaks and Mako Paddles.

In your position as Kayaking Operations Manager, you will be involved in general day to day guided experiences, tuition and rental fleet management, including all staff training and mentoring.

​ Some of the side projects that you will be responsible for can include:
    Product development and testing
    Kayaking tour development, including new locations
    Kayak safety guidelines, for internal use, industry use and Government use.
    Video and photo modeling for all product ranges and sea kayaking information
    Development and implementation of a Commercial Grade Kayaking Course
You will be considered a senior member of our organisation with a salary package to match.

We are looking for someone with strong management skills and an experience in managing large groups of kayakers on tours or tuition.

Your personal sea kayaking skills are at a very high level and you are skilled in teaching these skills.

If you have your Australian Canoeing Certification or an equivalent overseas teaching or guiding qualification (Paddle Canada, ASA, BCU, etc.) then please get in touch.

We can also assist in some relocation costs.

Your main base will be at Sydney Harbour Kayaks in Sydney.

Additional required criteria:
  • First Aid certification (more than a basic level)
  • Boat License
  • Skilled in towing trailers
  • Working with children check.

To apply:
Please email the Managing Director directly.

Additional Details:

Closing Date: 2021-12-15

Guiding Area: Sydney Harbour and Surrounds

Work Term: Full Time

Salary: about 60,000 pa AUD

To apply for this posting please contact:

Shannon O'Brien

Address: Smiths Boat Shed 81 Parriwi Road Mosman NSW 2088 Australia