Join Our Team

Second Nature Outdoors is looking for dynamic individuals to be part of our great team. If you enjoy the outdoors, working as part of a team in a rewarding and challenging environment then this job might just be for you. We are currently looking for the following staff for the 2017 season. To apply please follow the link at the bottom of the page.


Camp Director:

12 Weeks Monday to Friday


The Camp Director is responsible for managing a team of staff to ensure the highest level of programming for our campers. The Camp Director must demonstrate strong communication skills both with staff and parents. The Camp Director will work with the rest of management to design and develop current and future programming.  


The Camp Director must have or be able to obtain the following certifications prior to the start of work.


  • First-Aid/CPR Training
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Drivers Licence - Class 4
  • Pleasure Craft Operators Card



Camp Staff 

11 weeks Monday to Friday


Camp Staff is responsible for the delivery of our summer camp programs to youth between the ages of 6 – 16 years old. Working in teams camp staff is responsible for delivering high quality programs under the direction of the Camp Director. In our camp staff team we are looking for people with a diverse skill set and love working and playing in the outdoors. 


Instructors are responsible for delivering programming specific to their specialty. As an Instructor you will take part in a wide variety of activities however Instructors are responsible for ensuring consistent high quality programming and supervision for the skills area they are assigned. As an Instructor you will work as part of a team to deliver programming in and out of your skill area with multiple groups of campers each day.   Second Nature Outdoors is seeking applicants for the following Instructor positions: 


                Sailing Instructor – Must be able to coach up to Cansail level 3

                Paddle Sport Instructor – Must be certified or have equivalent experience in Kayaking, Canoeing and SUP.

                Life Guard – Must have NLS Pool or Waterfront

                Mountain Bike Instructor – Must be an experienced rider who has completed Sprockids or equivalent training.

                Rock Climbing Instructor  - Must have experience climbing both indoors and outdoors.


Group Leaders will work as part of a team to deliver high quality programming to campers. Working with instructors Group Leaders will be responsible for the supervision and delivery of programs to up to 14 campers. Group Leaders are a consistently with the same group over the course of the week as they travel to all the various activities. 


                Up to 5 Positions available 


All Camp Staff are required to have prior to starting work:


First-Aid/CPR Training
Criminal Record Check

Drivers Licence

Pleasure Craft Operators Card


Customer Service Manager

June - September


The Customer Service Manager is responsible for the day to day operations of both the Small Craft Aquatic Center and the Hartt Island Resort rental locations. This person must have experience managing a small team of staff, have a paddling background and be able to drive a 24 passenger bus.

In addition to delivering excellent customer service the Customer Service Manager must have a strong background in risk management.


Customer Service Team Member ( Bus Driver)

Customer Service Team Members are responsible for the safe operation of the Second Nature Outdoors services. This includes the rental of canoes, kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Boards and bikes, the operation of our 24 foot climbing wall, and providing basic instruction to clients on each activity.  

Customer Service team members must be able to work evenings and weekends and be adaptable to changing schedules based on the weather.   


In addition to the above this person must have or be able to obtain their class 4 Drivers License.


Customer Service Team Member ( River guide)

Customer Service Team Members are responsible for the safe operation of the Second Nature Outdoors services. This includes the rental of canoes, kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Boards and bikes, the operation of our 24 foot climbing wall, and providing basic instruction to clients on each activity.  

Customer Service team members must be able to work evenings and weekends and be adaptable to changing schedules based on the weather.


In addition to the above, this person will guide both river and land based tours. This may be from one of our big canoes, kayaks, or bikes.

  

Customer Service Team Member

Customer Service Team Members are responsible for the safe operation of the Second Nature Outdoors services. This includes the rental of canoes, kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Boards and bikes, the operation of our 24 foot climbing wall, and providing basic instruction to clients on each activity.  

Customer Service team members must be able to work evenings and weekends and be adaptable to changing schedules based on the weather.   


All Customer Service Staff are required to have the minimum certifications below


  • First-Aid/CPR Training
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Drivers Licence
  • Pleasure Craft Operators Card