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Sea Kayak Guides – you’re needed

Now hiring sea kayak guides  

Auckland Sea Kayaks is one of Auckland’s leading adventure tourism companies. Our kayak tours are run in and around Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf and are anywhere from 1/2 a day to 5 days in duration.

We pride ourselves on exceptional customer service, high-quality gear, industry-leading safety standards and provide delicious catering on most tours. It is important that our guides are passionate about the area that we guide in.


Have held a spotless NZ Drivers Licence for a minimum of 2 years

Hold a current First Aid Certificate

Proficient sea kayak skills and up to a level of a SKOANZ sea kayak guide as a minimum

Excellent spoken English with no problems speaking to a group of up to 25 adults


Essential that you have good knowledge and passion for Auckland and New Zealand

Strong work ethic, reliable, punctual and flexibility are a must

If you love meeting people from all around the world, love being in the outdoors and are very safety conscious we would love to hear from you.

See for more details https://www.aucklandseakayaks.co.nz/

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.




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