Canoe Day Trip Coordinator


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The River's Path
Seasonal
Job Overview

We are looking for an extraordinary individual to coordinate our half and full day canoe offerings on the St. Vrain River east of Longmont, Colorado.

The day trip coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day management, promotion, logistics, planning, and guiding of half and full day canoeing trips on the St Vrain River east of Longmont, Colorado. Other duties and opportunities may arise as necessitated by business requirements.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES may include but not limited to:

  • Day trip coordinator will be the primary contact for planning and booking half and full day canoetrips, scheduling, handling phone calls, emails, online chat requests, posting on social media and other tasks as assigned
  • Learn and utilize the booking system (Peek Pro) to schedule clients
  • Act as head guide for 2-5 half and full day canoe trips per week
  • Coordinate with other guides to ensure a guide to participant ratio of 1:5
  • Community networking and promotion of canoe trips to local groups and businesses
  • Provide safety and canoe instruction to clients
  • Manage unexpected situations on the river: safety considerations, accidents, interpersonal challenges, and changing weather conditions
  • Coordinate maintenance and repair of TRP equipment
  • Shuttle clients in a 15 passenger van with a canoe trailer
  • Administrative Assistance (as assigned from the Executive/Founder

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

  • Expert river canoeist
  • Experienced naturalist
  • Skilled in the use of Google Drive, Sheets, Instagram, Facebook, and comfortable learning how to use Peek Pro, our booking system
  • Comfortable managing a complicated schedule of river trips
  • Management/supervision of guide team
  • Able to lift 80lb canoes with assistance
  • Comfortable driving a 15 passenger van with a canoe trailer
  • Comfortable with collaboration and deep open communication

PREFERRED:

  • BA/BS in Environmental Studies, psychology, biology, or related field
  • Social media marketing skills

Send resume and cover letter to [email protected]