Marina Attendant

The Marina Attendant’s main job duties include operating all functions of a marina fuel dock, greeting all boaters, attending to customer concerns, and maintaining marina facilities.


  • There are 2, 8-week student positions. First one starts on June 15 and runs for 8 full weeks, the second one starts on July 4 and runs 8 weeks
  • 5 days on 2 days off. Will include some weekend work
  • 35 hours a week
  • 15$ per hour
  • Reports to the Grounds Keeper 


  • Perform multiple daily dock walks to check on vessels, vacancies, customers and dock conditions, and safety
  • Monitor docks and vessels during inclement weather
  • Assist guests with docking and departures
  • Ensure the area is clean; empty garbage receptacles and pick up litter
  • Ensure any work area is kept clean and clear of any potential hazards 
  • Respond to customer requests for fuel, and wastewater service
  • Provide a high level of customer service to all guests and slip-holders
  • Compliance with all safety regulations of assigned tasks, and ensuring a clean and safe working environment with active participation in the health and safety program
  • Adhere to all environmental policies and programs as required
  • General grounds maintenance (mowing the lawn, etc..)
  • Other duties as assigned

Mandatory Requirements 

This position is funded by the Canada Summer Jobs Program which stipulates that successful applicants must meet the following requirements: 

  • is between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment;
  • is a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act*; and
  • is legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial / territorial legislation and regulations.

*International students are not eligible. Recent immigrants are eligible if they are Canadian Citizens or permanent residents.

Education / Experience / Required Skills 

  • Positive mindset
  • Strong verbal communication skills in English
  • Ability to work collaboratively and independent 
  • Must be responsible with integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality 

Other Assets: 

  • Experience or interest in boating

Required to: 

  • Move, lift, carry, pull and place objects weighing less than or equal to 30 pound without assistance
  • Stand, sit or walk for an extended period or for an entire shift
  • move, lift, carry, pull and place objects weighing less than or equal to 30 pounds without assistance
  • Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, and pulling
  • Move over sloping, uneven, or slippery surfaces
  • Significant exposure to varying weather conditions
  • Will encounter smell from wastewater, gasoline, and diesel fuels
  • May encounter hazardous materials, dangerous or toxic substances and chemicals
  • May encounter excessive noise from boat engines and equipment
  • The work area is located alongside deep water
  • Must be able tread water for 2 minutes

To apply for this position please send your resume and cover letter to

If you have any questions about the position please send to