Position: Vancouver Base Manager

Position: Vancouver Base Manager2019-11-27T10:07:23-08:00

Location:  Downtown Vancouver – Coal Harbour

Posting #:  YHC001


Seair Seaplanes is a locally owned floatplane company, operating since 1980, providing scheduled routes, scenic tours and charters throughout British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest.

We are currently seeking a full-time, Base Manager for our Downtown Vancouver Harbour location. The shift is 40 hours / week. Compensation to commensurate, based on experience.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

 * Ensure overall efficient operations of the base

* Responsible for recruitment and training

* Responsible for the implementation of processes and practices

* Staff scheduling

* Must be fully capable of performing all office and dock duties

 * Will be a representative in team Management meetings as well as Health & Safety meetings

* Will play an integral part of the seaplane tour program, including tour sales and actively increasing revenue

* Will be required to learn the reservation system in order to complete updates and revisions as required

* Knowledge of WordPress is an asset

* Social Media content updates

* Ensure the base is prepared for each shift and that resources and tools are in place to meet the needs of our guests, our team and operations

* Responsible for handling guest enquiries, complaints and overall guest satisfaction

* Will work with management team to develop long term operational goals


Job Requirements/Qualifications:

Applicants must have the following qualifications:

 * Minimum 2-3 years of managerial experience, preferably in the aviation industry

* Excellent oral and written communication skills

* Proficient with Microsoft Word, Outlook & Excel (Photoshop and WordPress are assets)

* Effective time management skills

* Capable of multi-tasking while maintaining composure

* Ability to work a flexible schedule, as operationally required

* Must have ambition and initiative and willingness to increase company growth and sales

* Must have own vehicle


Job Application Process:

Please email your cover letter and resume to tanya@seairseaplanes.com

We thank all candidates for submitting their resume, however, only those shortlisted will be contacted.