This role is for an experienced Dive Instructor who is both PADI and SSI certified. You will be teaching students, maintaining equipment and organizing courses. The candidate must be extremely flexible to be able to work these courses into our daily reef tours and ideally have at least two years of diving experience on the Ningaloo and three years teaching experience, in order to select appropriate dive sites and instruct the boat captain on where to find them.
The dive instructor we are looking for must also have at least one year underwater photography experience and have their own professional underwater photography set up, in order to teach photography courses if requested and contribute to the company’s marketing photos.
We are looking for someone who is willing to commit to two years full time work in regional Australia. Exmouth is extremely isolated and the candidate must have the sort of personality where they are able to thrive in a remote environment.
Responsibilities include driving our tour bus each day. We operate with Light Rigid vehicles so the candidate must have a Western Australian Light Rigid license, preferably with previous experience.
Desirable candidates will have previous experience working on the Ningaloo reef as a wealth of knowledge is required to provide our customers with detailed answers about the reef and local history, because we offer an all round tour experience. Favorable candidates will also have Department of Parks and Wildlife (DPaw) licenses to interact with Whale Sharks and Humpback Whales if required.
Candidates must be willing to pay for and arrange travel to and from any training courses that the employer deems necessary for career development during the two year commitment, like boat handling courses or further dive training. Therefore you must you have your own vehicle.
Must be fluent in English.
· Managing Dive Department of the Business
· Teaching dive courses
· Guiding dives
· Sourcing, organizing and maintaining dive equipment
· Underwater photography courses
· Underwater photography contribution to company marketing
· Driving a Light Rigid vehicle
· Providing extensive briefings on Exmouth reef and history
Dependent on experience level