L.L.Bean Stand Up Paddleboarding Instructors
Share your passion for the outdoors while getting paid to do what you love! L.L.Bean is seeking seasonal part-time paddling instructors for our Outdoor Discovery School in Paramus Park, NJ.
We are looking for talented, outdoor enthusiasts who are eager to share their love and knowledge of Stand Up Paddleboarding. These positions are weekend only and candidates must be available to work a minimum of 10 weekend days and attend pre-season training.
''Working as an instructor at L.L.Bean is more than just great people. It's also knowing you have the backing of one of America's best companies.'' Peter B. - Outdoor Discovery Schools Instructor.
As an instructor you will oversee site preparation ensuring a desirable learning environment for our customers, deliver training to participants at different skill levels and problem solve any issues that occur. These positions can also offer some instructors the chance to work in our retail store conducting demonstrations, educating customers about the right gear for them and assisting with L.L.Bean special events and promotions.
Since our customers deserve and expect the best when selecting one of our Outdoor Discovery School offerings, our Instructors must have top-notch credentials. Basic First Aid and CPR certifications are minimum requirements, along with the ability to swim. Excellent technical competence and strong communication skills are needed for this position. We are looking for individuals with the ability to both explain and demonstrate basic strokes. Our Instructors have experience in Stand Up Paddleboarding and the ability to tow and perform a rescue on an incapacitated paddler. Successful Instructors have the ability to teach others, provide great service to the participants, and communicate well in a collaborative work environment. They have very good time management skills and can keep a group on track. They also have a keen awareness of safety and excellent group management skills. American Canoe Association and British Canoe Union certifications are a plus.
If you have the qualifications we seek, have a desire to amaze and delight our customers while getting paid to do what you love, please apply today.
L.L.Bean offers competitive wages, additional pay if working on a holiday, access to 401(k) program, as well as a significant (25-40%) employee discount. For more details, please refer to the benefits section on our website at www.llbeancareers.com
We recognize the importance of diversity in creating a better world and a stronger organization. L.L.Bean is an equal opportunity employer.