Coast Mountain Expeditions - AOG/L2 Guide

Job Description:

We are seeking an AOG or Level 2 certified guide to be part of our team. Coast Mountain Expeditions offers multi-day kayaking from our lodge on Read Island, as well as day guiding from Discovery Islands Lodge on Quadra Island. Family owned since 1987, we offer high quality, personalized wilderness kayaking experiences.

This is a full-time position. You will primarily co-lead multi-day sea kayak tours through the Discovery Islands and mainland inlets, but will also spend some time guiding day and half-day tours through the Surge Narrows Marine Park.

Our ideal candidate is personable, attentive to detail, and eager to be part of a dedicated team. You’ll receive training to further your leadership, interpretation, and technical paddling skills, including instruction in nearby tidal rapids. Knowledge of coastal marine history and ecology is important; willingness to learn and develop skills and knowledge is essential.

Basic on-site shared accommodation on Read Island is provided. Transportation to/from Read Island is easy to arrange. Our ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about living and learning from an off-grid, remote island lifestyle.

Additional Details:

Closing Date: 2022-06-30

Guiding Area: Discovery Islands, Desolation Sound, Surge Narrows, Mainland Inlets

Work Term: Mid-June - Mid Sept (start and end dates somewhat flexible)

Salary: Competitive, based on certification & experience

To apply for this posting please contact:

Albert Keller

Address: Po Box 25 Read Island V0P 1W0


Phone: 2502852823