Richmond, BC - Steveston Seabreeze Adventures - Captains

Company: Steveston Seabreeze Adventures

Location: Richmond, BC

Contract Length : Part time, seasonal April to October 2018

Job Title & Description: Captains

Steveston Seabreeze Adventures is hiring a 60-ton Captain experienced in local waters with experience or strong interest in the eco tourism and marine wildlife viewing industry.
We are a busy locally owned whale watching company that offers daily, weather dependent tours from April 1st to October 31st. Work is typically flexible and part time in Spring and Fall, with full time hours available during peak season in summer. Flexibility is a must, as well as a friendly disposition, a respect and passion for our coast and its marine inhabitants, and most importantly a dedication to safety.
Candidates will require the following:
-minimum 60 Ton Captain’s ticket
-associated radio operators certificate, marine emergency duties certificate, marine first aid and
unrestricted SVMO.
Preferably applicants will have experience in the whale watching or marine tourism industry since and a strong respect for the environment. Introducing guests to the natural beauty of our coast in a responsible manner while following all marine wildlife viewing guidelines, and giving them a safe and enjoyable time on the water is what we are all about. Because you will be working with a close-knit staff and guests from all over the world daily, people skills are a must.
Interested applicants are invited to send us their resume and cover letter by email. Those selected for interviews will be contacted directly to meet.
Wage: starts at $25.00 /hour, negotiable based on experiences.

Requirements:  Knowledge of Canada, British Columbia and Vancouver history, marine mammals, wilderness
and wildlife,
 60-Ton and associated certificates, SVMO is a must.
 Ability to work flexible hours throughout summer season (April-October)
 Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.
 Must have decision-making ability,
 Ability to work under pressure and deal with unforeseen difficulties

 

Contact Information: info@seabreezeadventures.ca