2019 Job Listings
Dock Staff at All Locations
Responsibilities: Helping customers on the dock with canoes, kayaks, and gear, answering questions about the equipment, the river, and any other concerns for the customer. Loading and unloading of boats off storage racks and boat trailers and showing clients basic paddling technique. Aware of hazards on on the dock and emergency response protocols. Some positions will include indoor work such as using a cash register.
Requirements: Be polite, responsible, friendly, hard-working, and able to lift 50 pounds. Multi lingual skills are desirable but not required. CPR and First Aid certification is preferred.
Pay: $12-14/hr + tips. Full and Part-time summer positions are available as well as year round work.
Responsibilities: Direct the day-to-day operations of a canoe and kayak rental center. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: hiring, training, and scheduling of seasonal staff, overseeing dock staff and rental operation, preparing equipment for classes and tours, assuring that rental equipment
is operational and available, maintaining appearance of the facility, and fostering the highest level of customer service for our diverse clientele. Ensure company policies are carried out.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience. Strong customer-service background. Experience in staff management and familiarity with computers. Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of employees, customers, and other business contacts, as well as the outside community, in a courteous and professional manner. Proven experience leading and motivating a team. Ability to work calmly and effectively in a fast-paced environment. Previous employment in the boating, ice skatng, or recreational industry highly desirable. Must be able to work independently. Candidates should have a current driver’s license, safe driving record, current CPR and basic First Aid, and be able to lift 50 pounds. Multi lingual skills are desirable but not required.
Pay: $17-22/hr depending on experience. Full time, year round employment available plus year end bonus and benefits.
Tennis Club Staff
Staff are responsible for the daily operation of a private tennis club in Cambridge Massachusetts. The club has 5 outdoor clay courts which are are open for play from 7:00 am - 10:00 pm every day. Staff members work from either 6:30am to 2:30pm or from 2:30pm to 10:30pm. Staff responsibilities include: opening clubhouse, checking voicemail and responding to emails, welcoming members and keeping track of court usage, checking the cleanliness & stock in restrooms/shower rooms and kitchen, checking court conditions and responding if necessary, cutting grass and weeds as necessary, keeping track of tennis lessons and the sales of small purchases such as tennis balls using a point of sale program. Applicants must be polite, responsible, friendly, hard-working, and able to lift 50 pounds. Full-and part-time positions are available April through November. Must be available on weekends. Tennis experience is desirable but not required. Opportunities exist for continued winter work at ice rinks and ski area.nJob Types: Full-time, Part-time Salary: $15.00 /hour
Lead and Assistant Guides
Responsibilities: Lead tours and custom group events in canoes, kayaks, or paddleboards from our different locations. The lessons typically run on weekends with occasional morning and evening sessions. Additional work may be available with private lessons and longer coastal SUP lessons.
Requirements: Weekend availability and significant flatwater or ocean paddling experience is required. Guides should be able to demonstrate and teach efficient paddle technique (forward, sweep, draws, bracing, torso rotation) as well as proper feet placement. Teaching experience and CPR/FA certifications are required. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Current drivers license and safe driving record are desirable but not required. Training is available.
Starting Pay for Lead Guides: $16+/hour + tips
Starting Pay for Assistant Guides: $13+/hour + tips
Waltham Sales and Office Staff
Responsibilities: Responsibilities will include but are not limited to working selling kayaks, canoes, paddleboards and gear, answering phones and general office tasks, as well as assisting in running our boat rental locations as needed.
Requirements: Strong customer service background and superior attention to detail. Some knowledge of boats, previous employment in the recreation or tourism industry highly desirable. Current drivers license and safe driving record is a plus. Must be available to lift 50 lbs, and have weekend and holiday availability.
Starting Pay: $16/hour + end of season bonus