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Repair Technician Position

Position: Fiberglass and Repair Technician 

Seasonal

Compensation: TBD based on experience

Job Purpose:

Maintain and repair Deep Cove Kayak’s fleet of rental equipment and perform repairs on customers’ equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Service all Deep Cove Kayak rental gear including kayaks, surf skis, outrigger canoes, surf boards, stand-up paddleboards (SUP), paddles and other composite repairs.
  • Service all Deep Cove Outdoors customer repair needs
  • Provide quotes and issue invoices based on established guidelines
  • General handy work at Deep Cove Outdoors
  • Develop preventative maintenance plans and schedule for Deep Cove Kayak
  • Work with and train select Deep Cove Kayak staff to assist in small repairs and regular maintenance
  • Monitor inventory of repair supplies and order as needed
  • Keep work shop clean and well organized
  • Service Rollerskis and Nordic skis (binding mount, waxing, and base preparation)

Experience and Skills:

  • Experience in working with composite fabrics, including but not limited to:
    • Repairing leaks and holes
    • Repairing de-laminations and compromised cores
    • Finishing and colour matching
    • Fabrication of molds
    • Restoration and customization
    • Color matching
  • Valid driver’s license

Other Requirements:

  • High level of personal organization and attention to detail
  • High level of customer service on the phone and in person
  • Strong work ethic and high level of motivation
  • Self-driven and proactive
  • Ability to lift heavy objects
  • Experience in and passion for at least one of our core sports is huge asset
  • Experience in repairing different boats, boards using different types of composite fabric

All enquiries or applications can be forwarded directly to Deep Cove Outdoors Store Manager:      Viviane Nishikiori at greatgear@deepcoveoutdoors.com

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