Employment Posting:
Day Camp Counsellor

Employment Type:
Current Student
Closing Date:

Employer: Muskoka Wake

Location: Bala, ON (Muskoka)

Day camp counsellors spend their workdays on top-tier watersports boats, coaching groups of up to 10 campers (ages 6-14). We are searching for experienced and dependable day camp counsellors to teach wakeboarding, wakesurfing, and flyboarding to kids of all skill levels. Staff housing available if needed.

Job Type: Summer

Hours: 40-44 hours/week

Wages: Starting at $15/hour

Duties and Qualifications:

  • Coaching campers, all skill levels
  • Equipment maintenance: covering and uncovering boats, tracking boat hours, storage and care of boards, ropes, lifejackets, etc.
  • Driving and docking boats
  • Driving and docking jetskis (flyboarding lessons)



  • WSWC NCCP Level 1 Wakeboard and Waterski Instructors Certification (can be acquired in June 2022)
  • Valid Boater’s License (valid as of June 1, 2022)
  • Valid Driver’s License (valid as of June 1, 2022)
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR Certification
  • Experience or willing to learn wakeboarding/wakesurfing/waterskiing
  • Experience or willing to learn instructing watersports OR experience coaching of another board/extreme sport
  • Experience driving boats
  • Experience as a camp counsellor is preferred but not required

Desired skills/traits: Teamwork, Verbal communication, Problem-solving, Punctuality, Thorough and detail-oriented in completing tasks

How to Apply:

Please email resumes to info@muskokawake.ca with the subject line Camp Counsellor Application