Talent Search (We’re Hiring)


Have a passion for Surfing, Standup Paddleboarding and the beach?
Our newly renovated shop has more room for customers, friends and staff.  And that means we’re looking for a couple of new team members to compliment our amazing crew.

Our talent search is on.

Formed in 2009, we are a small family of outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy life on the water and in the great outdoors.  Beyond our commitment to providing a great customer experience, we are steadfast in our efforts to respect the environment and protect Kalamalka Lake.

Overview of how you could fit in:
Personality and confidence are the cornerstones of working at our busy retail and rental shop.  Some days are slower, requiring attention to the small details while other days are lights-out busy, demanding all of your energy and superior communication skills.

Having a passion for Surf, Paddleboarding, and the environment will help you provide an authentic service experience for all visitors.

Previous retail experience, especially in a related business, is an asset but know that we will provide seat-of-the-pants training to get you up to speed quickly.  (That means if you are awesome at customer service, the other technical bits will fall into place)

THE POSITION :General Retail and Rental Team Members
(Full or Part-Time, Seasonal)

General Job Duties:

  • Provide genuine and authentic customer service experience.
  • Retail sales support of surfwear, paddleboards, hammocks and other beach related goodies. (Training provided)
  • Provide a positive and enthusiastic retail and rental experience.

Requirements (Some training provided)

  • Genuine, respectful, and enthusiastic about providing excellent customer service.
  • Reliable, punctual, and team oriented.
  • Be capable of multitasking and prioritizing in fast paced environment.
  • Have attention to detail and strive to keep an organized, tidy and stocked shop.
  • Confident and clear when communicating product information.
  • Must be able to lift 35 lb paddleboards and stand for extended periods of time.
  • Must be available to work most weekends through to September 3.

Bonus Points for:

  • Previous Retail experience in surfboards, SUP boards, clothing and surfwear
  • Knowledge of Standup Paddleboarding and related equipment
  • Knowing what ‘Kala’ means

_____________________Interested?  Here’s what to do__________________

at our shop on or before Wednesday, June 21 or email to info@kalavidasurfshop.com
** No phone calls please **

We will do our very best to reach out to everyone who applies and will also keep resumes on file for future opportunities.

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