We're hiring!

Join our summer crew...

Our staff is what makes each summer a success. We hire creative, fun, inspiring individuals who demonstrate a desire to work at the beach and who have strong character, leadership skills, and experience to teach and assist every customer. 


  • Proven ability to effectively manage and organize customers in a courteous manner
  • Customer service work history, excellent phone, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Passion for safety around water and marine activities
  • Strong communication, decision making, logistical, and organizational skills 
  • Must be a self-starter and team player with a professional attitude
  • Must be 18 yrs. of age or older and possess excellent verbal and written skills
  • Must be able to work 8+ hours on weekends (Sat. & Sun.) and holidays including Memorial Day Monday, July 4th & Labor Day Monday
  • Must be physically able to bend, stoop, push, pull and lift up to 40 pounds
  • Must be able to swim
  • Background check & drug test may be performed

 Huge Plus:

  • ARC Waterfront Lifeguarding, CPR, and First Aid
  • Experience in surfing, kayaking or stand up paddle boarding (SUP)
  • SUP teaching experienced candidates highly preferred

Send resumes to info@chicagopaddlecompany.com

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