Full Time Position, $42,000 annually, Benefits



We currently are accepting applicants to fill a full-time position of  Wharfinger for the Tofino Harbour Authority. Successful applicants should be reliable, professional, motivated, positive, and enjoy working outdoors in all weather. Application deadline is February 15th at 5pm PST.


  • Perform multiple daily foot patrols of all docks and upland facilities to ensure that facilities are safe and functional

  • Manage garbage and recycling facilities, sort oil recycling, maintain litter-free facilities

  • Responsible for maintenance of all Harbour equipment and infrastructure

  • Perform daily boat counts and manage parking enforcement

  • Daily cleaning of facilities

  • Provide customer service to Harbour users and members of the public

  • Collect fees for use of the public boat ramp, moorage, and all other services provided by THA using a computer-based POS system

  • Ensure Harbour users comply with Harbour Authority rules and regulations, and enforce rules and regulations when necessary

  • Enforce Harbour policies in a professional manner

  • Respond accordingly to emergencies onsite

  • Other tasks and duties as required by Harbour Manager


  • Maintenance experience (building maintenance, light carpentry and plumbing)

  • Possess exceptional customer service and conflict resolution skills

  • Must possess a valid Class 5 driver’s license

  • Able to perform extensive foot patrols in all weather conditions

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Ability to problem solve

  • Ability to work independently and as a team

  • Must be available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as required 

  • Marine industry experience is an asset.

  • Must have local (Tofino) Accommodation 

Please email your resume and cover letter to manager@tofinoharbour.ca, Interviews will be held soon after in Tofino. Application deadline is February 15th, 2021 at 5 pm PST. Email only please do not drop in or call.