At Tobermory Wave Adventures, we have a passion for sharing Fathom Five National Marine Park, with visitors through guided, educational boat tours. This beautiful environment boasts: clear waters, islands, wildlife, lighthouses, shipwrecks, caves and more!
Our small team works hard during the short but busy season (from late May to early October), in order to make the most of each day. We ask that you always give your best, have a positive attitude to both customers and coworkers and are reliable and punctual. This fun and very rewarding seasonal career is an amazing opportunity.
Applicants with local experience and secured accommodation will be prioritized; however, everyone will be considered. Students, we can work around your school schedule. Don’t be shy, apply!
1. assistant Business Manager
Contract Length: August - Early October
The Assistant Business Manager position will allow for the opportunity to increase business, develop creative advertising, ensure smooth operations and speak directly to customers. This candidate will be responsible for: professional and prompt customer service, ticket sales, Xola booking system, advertising, employee scheduling, assisting with payroll, expense recording utilizing Quickbooks, social media contributions, website/blog, photo and video editing, etc. You will be required to work independently and responsibly. Seasonal full-time position.
2. Boat Crew/Interpreter, Guided
Contract Length: Late July - Early October
The Interpretation/Crew position offers the opportunity to provide exciting, safe and educational guided tours of Fathom Five National Marine Park on board TWA vessels. This person will be responsible for the following: general crewing duties (not limited to - assisting the Captain with docking, passenger safety, pre departure briefings, basic vessel maintenance and awareness of surroundings etc.), interpretation program development and delivery (including speaking and presentation to small groups, personal research, props, and individual engagement etc.), customer service, use of Xola booking app, photography and more. Training available for the right candidate. Full and part-time positions available.
SVOP or Master under 60 GT or higher
Contract Length: Late May - Early October
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): maintaining up-to-date certifications; ensuring that all legal and company standards are adhered to for both the vessel and crew; daily inspection of vessels; safe operation of vessels at all times, awareness of weather conditions, use of marine radio, refueling; navigation; determining safety of routes based on weather conditions; practice of emergency procedures; reporting and log keeping; ensuring safety of passengers and crew. Full and part-time positions available.