Class III-IV Whitewater Raft GuideNorth Umpqua Outfitters Location:Idleyld Park, OregonWages/Pay:$2,000.00 / month + tipsExperience:Previous experience requiredStart Date:Job starts in 2 months (May 20, 2019)
We are the local outfitters serving the North Umpqua River since 1992, and have a permit with the US Forest Service.We do mostly day trips with some multi-day trips.
Current CPR/First Aid certification, current drivers license, Class III-IV experience in paddle guiding and rowing is required. Swiftwater Rescue certification is a plus. This is a seasonal position, Rafting season begins May 20th. Specific duties/requirements include: arriving on time well groomed and with own PFD and helmet and river apparel, able to drive one of our vehicles, assist in handing out the proper equipment such as wet suits, river booties, life jackets, helmets, splash gear, water bottles and paddles, be able to give a safety talk in English, assist in pumping up the rafts, inflatable kayaks and getting them to the water, paddle guiding class II, III, and IV rapids, be able to rescue people who fall out of the raft/ inflatable kayak, assist with already prepared lunch, (set-up and break down), gather equipment upon the finish of the trip, load the rafts/inflatable kayaks on the trailer and properly tie down, drive vehicle back to the office. Yurt lodging with barbecue and office access for bathroom, showers and refrigerator is provided during employment.
Job Types: Two full time positions are available and will consider Part-time.