Wharfinger (Full Time)


Community Futures


Posting Title: Cow Bay Marina- Wharfinger

Closing Date: May 27, 2021

Start Date:     May 29, 2021

End Date:       September 6, 2021 (Negotiable for College & University Students)

Schedule:       Wednesday-Sunday (Highschool Students Only: May-June Weekends Only)


Community Futures is looking for Wharfinger. This position is ideal for Highschool, University, and College Students. The candidate must have a great customer service aptitude, have a reliable work ethic, and keen sense of work safety. The candidate must also be able to work evening and weekend shifts, as well as be comfortable with minimal supervision.


Reporting to the Marina Manager, the successful candidate will be required to perform administrative duties, collect payments, communicate using phone and VHF radio, perform basic facility maintenance and janitorial work, as well as monitor for the safety and security while on-duty.



  • A ROC(M) (Restricted Operators Certificate (Maritime)) radio operators ticket is required. Training will be provided to the right Candidate. All Candidates will be required to successfully obtain this certificate within the first two weeks of employment;
  • Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and be comfortable with web forms;
  • Marine knowledge and experience is an asset;
  • Must be comfortable in dealing with members of the public and customers.



  • Must be able to continuously climb and descend tidal ramps;
  • Must be able to comfortably lift and carry up to 30lbs;
  • Walking around the facility is required;
  • Must be able to work 5+ hours each shift.

How to Apply

Please submit your cover letter and resume to:

Email: mlindquist@rupertcf.com

Community Futures