Dock Worker/Orientator

5425 Dock · Sicamous, British Columbia
Department 5425 Dock
Employment Type Full Time Seasonal
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Who we are...

Shuswap Lake Vacation Inc. DBA Twin Anchors Houseboats Vacations is the largest houseboat company in Canada, with the largest boats in Canada. We are the premier houseboat destination on Shuswap Lake. With 1100 km of shoreline to explore onboard our luxurious Twin Anchor houseboats. Our guests have the ability to adventure and see the many highlights of the lake or relax on their houseboat. We are located at the largest marina on Shuswap lake surrounded by mountain scenery. It is the perfect location for after work adventures and to work in beautiful Sicamous, BC. Our company goal is to supply excellent service, support and an amazing guest experience so they can create lasting memories on their Twin Anchors Houseboat Vacation. We are always looking for people to provide excellent service and create a fun positive atmosphere for other employees and our guests!

We have many openings available if the below job description doesn't fit, make sure to check out some of our other job ads to find a better fit. We appreciate all applicants.

Job Description

 Job Title:

Dock Staff/Orientator – Twin Anchors Houseboats

Job Function:


Ensures that all houseboats and related rental equipment are prepared and ready in accordance with the procedures of the Quality System. Completes customer orientations as required prior to departure of vessels.

Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Provides orientations for houseboats or pleasure craft as required (may include group orientations)
  • Completes duties, not limited to, pressure washing, septic pump out, BBQ servicing, hot tub cleaning, fueling and mooring of vessels, minor maintenance
  • Initial inspection of returning vessels
  • Maneuver houseboats in and out of marinas including parking and tying up.
  • Removal of debris and garbage from boats
  • Monitor VHF radio as scheduled
  • Bring in houseboats and operate pickup boat when required
  • Perform all functions of customer service
  • Performs other duties or support to coworkers as the pressures dictate within the Twin Anchor’s environment.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with maneuvering houseboats
  • Ability to be on your feet for the majority of the shift
  • Pleasure Craft Operator’s certification
  • Customer Service training or related experience
  • Knowledge of Twin Anchor’s Houseboats or similar company

Preferred Knowledge or Experience: 

  • Tourism Industry or related experience
  • Boat operation experience

*Must currently be legally able to work in Canada*

Please fill out all required fields and attach your RESUME and COVER LETTER during the application. After review applicants will be contacted for the next stages in the interview process. 

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  • Location
    Sicamous, British Columbia
  • Department
    5425 Dock
  • Employment Type
    Full Time Seasonal
  • Minimum Experience