We Are Hiring For The Spring to Fall Kayaking Season In British Columbia. Drop Off Or Contact Us With Your Resume

Come Work With Us At Rising Sun Kayaks

Looking for a job or employment with a fast growing kayak company based in North Vancouver and with trips to Vancouver Island & The Sunshine Coast. We are always looking for guides, cooks / chefs and kayak maintenance workers. We offer employment on a seasonal and contract basis for people who have knowledge about kayaking, B.C. history, areas which we travel and first aid and safety.

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Employment at Rising Sun Kayak Adventures

Rising Sun Kayak Adventures is always hiring guides, photographers, cooks and even amateur musicians for their day and multi-day kayaking adventures. Our office is located on the spectacular waterways of British Columbia. From the secluded western coast of Vancouver Island to the sheltered paddling of Princess Louisa Inlet, from the urban English Bay to the Sunshine Coast; we aim to teach, pamper and entertain our guests from launch to landing. Positions are assigned on a freelance, trip-to-trip basis and we are constantly looking for outgoing, experienced guides who love the outdoors. Please see our guide criteria below and if you think your personality matches what we are looking for, then contact us about joining one of our 2017 kayaking adventures!


Lead guide Bivi models one of the tools of the trade

Criteria for hiring at Rising Sun Kayak Adventures:

  • Must have a positive attitude
  • Organizational skills - especially for the cooks!
  • Team players - must help with tasks outside your job description
  • Must be conscientious of our guests and employees
  • Respectable appearance
  • Must LOVE the outdoors and care about the environment
  • Must be enthusiastic about the trip
  • Must value safety and environmental ethics

Do you fit the bill?

If the answer to this question is yes, then we'd like to hear from you. Contact us via email or phone us at 1-877-NS-KAYAK to paddle along in 2017! Amount of job openings are based on our number of bookings. Employees require a flexible schedule.

Position Descriptions:

  • GUIDES - Must be safety certified, enthusiastic and love the outdoors
  • COOKS - Organized/experienced with excellent meal planning
  • PHOTOGRAPHERS - Digitally Equipped with experience

JUST A TIP: If you can moonlight as a trip musician, chances are you're hired!




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