Maine Sea Kayak Guide Position

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Do you want to be a Maine Guide or are you already licensed? Maine Kayak is seeking enthusiastic, personable outdoor leaders looking to work for a small, family-owned business in Midcoast Maine. You will be guiding day and multi-day sea kayaking trips located on scenic tidal rivers, harbors and bays teaming with wildlife and rich history though out Midcoast Maine. We offer a very competitive starting wage plus generous tips with room to grow, professional development courses, discounts on outdoor industry gear and a beautiful location to call your office. We also offer summer housing assistance. How can you not come to Maine Kayak for the summer?

The core position responsibilities are trip planning and logistics, safety, customer relations, instruction and interpretive education – local wildlife, history and lore. Maine Kayak has been in operation since 1999 and we believe getting people in the outdoors helps the body and soul.

Come join the Maine Kayak team and see The Way Paddling Should Be!

Starting Pay Rate: $14 Hr.
Hiring Requirements: Must submit staff application, resume and complete interview; valid

driver’s license; current sea kayak guide license (or participation in Maine Kayak’s guide course); ability to lift 50 pounds; American Canoe Association/British Canoeing certification preferred

Position Location: 113 Huddle Rd, New Harbor, Maine Links –

Maine Kayak Staff Application: Staff-Application.pdf

Maine Kayak Employment Webpage: employment/

Sea Kayak Guide Course:

Contact –


Phone: 207-677-3455