Sea Trek is hiring Kayak Instructors for our Level 1 -3 courses.
Job Title: Kayak Instructor
Job Type: Part-time
Locations: Sausalito, CA; Alameda, CA
Salary Range: $130 to $170 per day
Sea Trek LLC is a leading kayak and SUP company that offers a range of classes and trips. We are currently seeking passionate and experienced individuals to join our team as Kayak Instructors. If you love the water, enjoy teaching, and have a desire to inspire others, then this is the perfect opportunity for you!
As a Kayak Instructor at Sea Trek, you will be responsible for leading Level 1 - 3 kayak courses, providing instruction and guidance to participants of varying skill levels. You will play a vital role in creating a safe and enjoyable experience for our customers, while instilling confidence and promoting a love for kayaking.
- Conduct kayak courses and lessons, following Sea Trek's curriculum and guidelines
- Provide clear and concise instruction on kayaking techniques, safety protocols, and equipment usage
- Demonstrate proper paddling techniques and assist participants in developing their skills
- Ensure the safety of all participants by closely monitoring the water conditions and enforcing safety rules
- Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment, where participants feel supported and encouraged
- Maintain a professional and friendly demeanor, representing Sea Trek in a positive manner
- Assist with the setup and maintenance of kayak equipment as needed
- Previous experience as a kayak instructor or relevant teaching experience
- Strong kayaking skills and knowledge of various kayak types and equipment
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively instruct and communicate with participants of all ages and skill levels
- Current CPR and First Aid certifications (or willingness to obtain them prior to employment)
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
- Ability to work weekends and holidays as needed
- Must be physically fit and able to lift and carry kayaks and equipment as required
Please note: Sea Trek LLC adheres to the regulations set forth by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and does not inquire about an applicant's criminal background during the hiring process.
Join our team and be part of an exciting and fulfilling experience, helping others discover the joy of kayaking while enjoying the beautiful waters of Sausalito and Alameda, CA. Apply today and embark on a rewarding journey with Sea Trek LLC!
To apply, please attach your resume and cover letter to this application.
$130 - $170 per day