JOB OPENING: Shop Help

Coastal Expeditions is now hiring for the 2021 season!

We are looking for energetic, nature-loving spirits to fill ​Shop Help​ positions. Coastal Expeditions offers a fun, laid back work environment on Shem Creek with amazing views and unlimited access to kayaks and stand-up paddleboards for employees!  This position is open to high school ages and older.

This position sets you up for an easy transition to a Naturalist Guide position in the future.

We are hiring for this position now, but the job doe not start until late spring/early summer.

Posted on January 7, 2021.
Post will stay up until job is fulfilled.


 

MUST HAVE

  • A positive, friendly, and enthusiastic attitude
  • Demonstrate customer service skills
  • Be able to work long hours outside in Charleston summer heat with a smile on your face
  • Lift and move heavy kayaks/SUPs

BONUS POINTS FOR

  • having an interest in our local natural and human history
  • aspiring to move into a guide position in the future

DAILY TASKS INCLUDE

  • Assisting renters with all aspects of the rental process: instruction, carrying the boat to launch, creating a float plan, launching, cleaning boats
  • Assisting guides with tours: carrying boats, cleaning boats and gear, helping clients
  • Answering phones and making reservations
  • Assisting managers with various projects as needed: maintenance, data entry, stocking, cleaning, etc.

DATES
​This is a seasonal, full-time position (5 days per week, must work weekends). Start date is flexible, but ideally between April 1st and June 1st.

You must be available to work full time until at least August 15th, but can be extended until November 15th with potential for part-time work in the winter.

PAY
Starting pay is $10/hour plus tips. After the first full season of employment, employees are eligible for an IRA matching program and health insurance benefits.

Other benefits include CPR, First Aid, AED and lifeguard training, kayak instructor training, interpretive and educational training, and use of kayaks and SUPs.

TO APPLY​
Please email a resume and one to two paragraph cover letter to olivia@coastalexpeditions.com.

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Call or text 843.884.7684 to book.

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Call or text 843.884.7684 to book.

Outpost Location

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If you really want to get a feel for the local history, identify the native wildlife, and get to special places, you'll need someone experienced to show you the way. We'll get you there.

Check out our Isle of Palms tours.

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