Employment Opportunities

If you are a high energy, people-oriented individual committed to excellence, then consider working with our team at Headwaters Outfitters.  For 25 years, Headwaters has been a well respected paddle-sport Outfitter.  All river staff positions are a dynamic, hands-on, customer service role.  We seek outgoing, energetic, and self-motivated team players to fill our seasonal and year-round positions.

River Staff positions at Headwaters Outfitters, are not all just about customer service.  A lot of things go into making the operation run the way it does.  Guests must be informed exactly what to expect on river trips, safety orientation presentations, equipment issued, and transportation controlled.  Boats need to be maintained, cleaned, stored, loaded and unloaded from trailers.  The grounds need to be mowed and kept cleaned.  We pride ourselves on keeping the great outdoors and our location clean and looking good! Staff will be expected to work most every weekend through the busy season.  Shifts vary week to week, however, we work hard to be flexible with employees and their schedule needs.

We are proud to be an important part of the Outdoor Industry.  We offer people an introductory opportunity to become part of the Paddlesport lifestyle.  We strive to develop a positive outgoing staff, that have outdoor-minded principles and can communicate enthusiastically with other staff, customers, neighbors, and everyone we meet.  We look forward to learning more about you.

Available Positions:

River Host

We are looking for several outgoing and fun individuals who want an energetic summer job.  Our river host will be responsible for daily cleaning, guest safety orientations, guest transportation, loading and unloading boats, grounds maintenance, and other daily program needs.  We need responsible individuals who understand the importance of customer communication and safety.  We strive to provide a fun and relaxed environment while working hard to keep daily programs running smoothly.  General knowledge of the area is preferred but not required.  Must be 21 years old.


River Host Assistant

We are looking for a 2-3 people to fill our River Host Assistant jobs this summer.  Our RHA will be in charge of cleaning boats, life jackets, vehicles and gear.  RHA will assist with yard maintenance including mowing, trash pick up and weed-eating.  RHA will also assist the River Host with river trips and helping customers on and off the water.  RHAs need to be good with customer and dependable.


Shop Host

Our shop host will be the first line of communication between Headwaters and our guest.  We are looking for individuals who can learn and understand our reservation and point of sale systems.  From online reservations to retail purchases, these individuals need to be comfortable with computers.  Our shop host should be ready to answer questions about all the programs at Headwaters and know how to help with inventory sales in the retail shop.   Shop host will be in charge of keeping the retail shop clean and organized and help with traffic control, ensuring guest know where to go next, where to park, ect.   If you’re an energetic customer service driven person interested in the outdoor industry and/or retail this is a great opportunity for you.



If you are interested in applying for any of our positions, please contact us at info@headwatersoutfitters.com

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