To apply to join the dynamic team at Ahous Adventures, please submit an application below.
Available positions include:
- Small Vessel Operator/Marine Naturalists
- Adventure Center Customer Service/Baristas
- Marine Services Mechanic
- Social Media/Marketing Assistant – P/T
Start dates range between March 15 – June 1, 2023.
There are full-time, part-time, seasonal and year-round positions for hire.
Staff accommodation in Tofino may be available!
We offer competitive wages, fun perks and a caring and dynamic team environment.
*full job descriptions available upon request
Small Vessel Operator/Marine Naturalists
Ahous Adventures is seeking experienced Small Vessel Operators/Marine Naturalists for 12-passenger zodiacs and covered cruisers for the 2023 season. Full-time, part-time and year-round positions are available, starting between April 1 – June 1, 2023.
Qualifications include: local marine knowledge of the area, Small Vessel Operator Proficiency (SVOP), Marine Emergency Duties A-3 (MED A-3), Radio Operators Certificate Marine (ROC-M) and Basic Marine First Aid. Indigenous knowledge/storytelling is an asset, however, interpretive training will be provided.
Our experienced crew will lead an exciting variety of excursions including Hot Spring Cove tours, whale watching and bear watching. The guiding principles of Ahousaht Nation are values we also seek in applicants wanting to join our team: Everything is one, Respect one another, Teach one another, Care for one another, Help one another. In addition, being passionate about local marine wildlife and the environment, the highest standards of safety and professionalism, exemplary communication skills, and an interest in indigenous culture and allyship, are all essential qualities.
Adventure Center Customer Service/Barista
Ahous Adventures is seeking Adventure Center Customer Service & Barista staff for the 2023 season, starting between April 1 – June 1, 2023. Full-time, part time and year-round positions are available.
The guiding principles of Ahousaht Nation are values we also seek in applicants wanting to join our team: Everything is one, Respect one another, Teach one another, Care for one another, Help one another. In addition, you understand how to create a great customer service experience, have a focus on quality and take pride in your work, can keep cool and calm in a fast-paced, energetic work environment and can maintain a clean and organized workspace. An interest in indigenous culture and allyship is also an essential quality.
Marine Services Mechanic
Ahous Adventures is seeking an experienced Marine Services Mechanic to join our team.
This position is responsible for performing preventative maintenance, repairs, and diagnostics on a wide range of 12-passenger (or less) vessels within the Ahous Adventures fleet. The location of work for this position is our large, maintenance shop facility at 637 Industrial Way, Tofino, BC, and is a full-time, year-round position available immediately.
Qualifications for this position include:
• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Completion of a marine mechanic program is preferred.
• Minimum of 2 years of experience working as a Marine Services Mechanic.
• Strong knowledge of marine systems & components, including engines, electrical & propulsion systems.
• Ability to use diagnostic equipment to identify problems & determine appropriate repairs.
• Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
• Strong attention to detail and a commitment to quality workmanship.
The wage will commensurate with experience.