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Lake Outpost Rental Attendant

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Part-Time Seasonal or Full-Time Seasonal

Umiak Outdoor Outfitters - Waterbury Reservoir Outpost, Reservoir Road, Waterbury Center, VT, USA

Job description

Ready to spend your summer on the beach? Come join us at Umiak Outdoor Outfitters, Vermont’s leading paddle sports company! This fast-paced position allows you to share your love of paddle sports in one of the busiest State Parks in Vermont. Our lake outpost is nestled on the beautiful Waterbury Reservoir at Waterbury Center State Park. This 9-6 job will have you renting and educating boaters all summer long!

Outpost Staff Job Responsibilities:

  • Serves visitors by greeting, welcoming, and directing them appropriately

  • Educating customers about paddle sports

  • Working with a point-of-sale system to rent boats and manage funds

  • Maintaining rental boat fleet, paddles, and life jackets

  • Maintaining the organization of rentals and equipment

  • Using strong communication skills to work with Umiak Staff, Park Staff, and customers

Work Hours & Benefits This position is 9-6 but varies on time of year and holidays. This position typically runs from mid-May to late September/October. An ideal candidate would be available for the extent of that time frame.


  • Outdoor industry pro deals and in-store discounts

  • Access to ACA Certification Courses

  • Personal use of rental equipment

  • Industry Clinics

Outpost Staff Requirements / Skills:

  • Strong verbal communication skills

  • Professionalism

  • Customer service

  • Organization

  • Works well under pressure

  • Access to a reliable vehicle with a clean driving record

  • CPR/First Aid

  • Must be able to lift and carry 65lbs by yourself

  • Pass ACA Paddle Sports Safety training

About Umiak Outdoor Outfitters

Umiak Outdoor Outfitters is Vermont's year-round top outdoor adventure destination offering a full-service shop with retail sales, safety instruction, tours, rentals, and custom programs.

Our retail stores stock over 100 models of kayaks, canoes, and stand-up paddleboards from the world's top manufacturers. Our quality equipment and expert guidance enhance experiences on the water.

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