CKBC is hiring summer staff

March 22, 2019


CKBC is hiring two summer positions: CanoeKids/Learn to Paddle Instructor and a Summer Event Coordinator. Both positions are dependent on Canada Summer Jobs funding being secured. 

CanoeKids/Learn to to Paddle Instructor

We are seeking a mature and experienced individual to fill a field position leading CanoeKids Day Camps and Learn to Paddle programs in various communities with the following objectives:

  • Introduce and promote water safety in an organized environment of FUN while challenging skill
    development and learning for all
  • Treat all participants with equal opportunity and respect
  • Promote team building and fair play while encouraging continued involvement in canoe/kayak

More details  |  Deadline to apply: April 30

Summer Event Coordinator

We are seeking a mature and experienced individual to fill the role of Event Coordinator.


Work in collaboration with the Executive Director, Provincial Coach and member clubs:

  • To ensure Hosting Agreements are signed and clubs are in compliance with the terms
  • Liaise with local clubs in the lead up to the event
  • Develop emergency action/safety plans for each event
  • To enhance community support through marketing and sponsorship
  • In conjunction with our Communications Coordinator, work with local media to enhance publicity of
    the event
  • To oversee the hosting of events as directed including recruitment, training and assignment of
  • Assist in the preparation of the facility, course and surrounding environment as directed

More details  |  Deadline to apply: April 30