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Young people cleaning kayaks and getting them ready for the day by lining them up in a row.

Employment Opportunity 2024

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Job Description

We are a seasonal business that operates on weekends and holidays May - September. Our standard shift is 7 - 8 hours long. For those who prefer to get as many hours as possible, we have shifts that are 8 - 10 hours in length. While most of our business is conducted on Saturdays and Sundays. We may offer shift opportunities for those who are interested in working with groups in the evenings during the middle of the week.  

Adult Applicants:  Adult applicants are preferred. This is a great part-time job and an opportunity to make some money in a fun work environment.  


College Applicants:  We realize some students may not be able to work the entire summer due to school, but don't hesitate to apply. Our busiest time is June and July.

High School Applicants: We only hire mature students who have the flexibility to work the whole summer and through September.  


Greet and assist customers as appropriate 

Check customers in and verify their waivers 

Fit customers with life jacket 

Give instruction and demonstrations

Carry boats and kayaks

Clean and disinfect all boats and gear

Answer phones if needed 

Take reservations 

Ensure the safety of customers and teammates 

Maintain professionalism at all times 

Ring sales and restock product as needed 


Must be able to work outdoors

Flexibility is a must 

Must be able to work weekends and holidays 

Must be able to lift 60 lbs. 

Must be able to get in and out of the water 

Must be able to bend, stoop, lean and stand

Good communication skills 

Work as a member of a team

Preferred Skills

Paddling experience  

Ability to drive a van with a trailer 

Experience with point of sale, handling money  

Customer service experience

Experience answering phones 

Experience teaching groups 

Paddling or rescue accreditations 

First Aid and First Responder certifications

Boating knowledge

Fishing knowledge 

Group picture of some of our employees from 2021.

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Breakaway Excursions is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

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