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Now Hiring – Assistant Manager

On April 23rd, 2022


Full time/Temporary

The Royal St. John’s Regatta Committee is seeking to fill the position of Assistant Boathouse Manager for the 2022 rowing season. The position works closely with the Operations Manager, and reports to the Executive Director. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the daily supervision and management of the boathouse, located at Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John’s.

Duties may include:

  • Maintenance and minor repairs to facilities and racing shells (boats);
  • Move boats and equipment from boathouse to pond on a daily basis;
  • Interact with rowers and the general public, and direct inquiries accordingly;
  • Make decisions regarding condition of the pond and flag status;
  • Monitor and assist with incidents that may occur on the pond;
  • Assist with preparations for Royal St. John’s Regatta;
  • Other duties as required.

CPR and First Aid, as well as a small craft boating license are an asset, but not a necessity as training will be provided.

Must be available to work early mornings, weekends and provide a Certificate of Conduct and Vulnerable Sector Check.

The position will commence approximately mid-May and continue until mid-August.

All interested candidates should forward a resume to [email protected] quoting “APPLICATION: 2022 Assistant Boathouse Manager” in the subject line, no later than April 27, 2022.

While we appreciate all applications, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted.

The Royal St. John’s Regatta Committee is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to employment equity.

The Royal St. John’s Regatta is the longest continuous sporting event in North America.
More information about the regatta is available online at

Media Contact

For Media information or to request an interview, please contact:

Keith White
Director of Communications
[email protected]