Overview

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 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: $18/hour + tips; Starting Pay for lead guides: $14/hour + tips. Opportunities for full-time and year round employment and benefits.

Tagged as: Instruction and Guiding, Water Skills

About Paddle Boston

Paddle Boston operates seven canoe, kayak, and paddleboard rental locations, youth summer programs, and ocean and river guiding and instruction in the Boston area.

Application Instructions

Please apply directly on our website here: https://paddleboston.com/about/employment-application/