Employment Opportunity


Harbour Manager 



  • Operate, manage, and maintain three federal commercial fishing harbours

  • Supervise day-to-day operations and perform daily duties to ensure facilities are in safe and working condition and necessary services are being provided and maintained

  • Develop and manage the Corporation’s budget, revenue and  expenses 

  • Manage human resources including recruitment, hiring, training, and supervising employees

  • Accounts payable and receivable

  • Work with the Board of DIrectors to ensure policies and by-laws are reviewed regularly and instituted at the Harbour

  • Coordinate with Department of Fisheries and Oceans Small Craft Harbours program officers  on Capital projects and ensuring that existing Head Lease requirements are met at the Harbour

  • Negotiate and prepare contracts

  • Prepare for (which includes writing a monthly Harbour report), attend and take minutes at Board and Membership meetings

  • Prepare financials for year end review and organize Annual General Meeting 

  • Ensure all Not for Profit filings are completed



  • Managerial experience

  • Experience working with a not for profit organization and a volunteer Board of Directors a must

  • Exceptional customer service and conflict resolution skills

  • Ability to critically make decisions and problem solve

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Must be able to perform physical labour in all weather conditions

  • Post-secondary level education or combination of experience and education is preferred



  • Marine industry experience

  • Possess a valid Class 5 driver’s license

  • Have long term housing in the Tofino area



  • Health and dental benefits

  • 3 weeks paid vacation

  • Salary negotiable - dependent on experience  


TO APPLY: Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to manager@tofinoharbour.ca.
Application deadline is January 15th, 2021 @ 3pm

Tofino Harbour Authority

Phone: 250 725 4441


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