Sailing Jobs & Motorboat Jobs

Are you...

  • 18+ by June 1st
  • Available for 9 weeks
  • Ready to spend your summer on the lake

Do you...

  • Know how to sail or drive a boat?
  • Have a Sailing or Motorboat Driving qualification
  • Feel confident leading these areas?

Ready to...

  • Spend summer in America
  • Travel to NY, LA and more
  • Gain a valuable addition to your CV


Shades On, Down To The Lake!

Sailing Jobs at a summer camp are as fun as it gets.  If you fancy the idea of spending an entire summer out on the water, then becoming a Sailing and Motorboat Driver could be the perfect role for you.

Whether you’ve crewed large boats or you’ve sailed lasers on a small lake, this is the perfect summer job abroad.

Get paid to spend your day cruising around the lake while ensuring the campers are safe whilst on and outside of the boat. As a Sailing and Waterboat Driver, it will be your job to help teach campers how to sail, kneeboard and waterski.  Camps have ringos, banana boats and any other inflatable you can pull around! This is a pretty cool summer job.

Enter New Waters This Summer

As a Sailing and Waterboat Driver, you’ll have an amazing summer doing what you love as well as helping campers become more experienced and confident with watersports.

It’s not essential to have any qualifications to become a Sailing and Waterboat Driver, but it does help! If you do have a qualification, camps will be looking for applicants with Sailing or Motorboat qualifications at Level 1 or higher. Alternatively, if you have tonnes of experience, but no qualifications, camps can still hire you!

After a busy day on the lake, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get stuck into all of the fun camp activities camp has to offer whether that’s helping with sports activities, enjoying the pool at general swim or tucking into a s’more at campfire. Being by the water every day, you can basically guarantee an awesome summer tan (and even better tan lines!)

We Have Loads of Sailing Jobs & Motorboat Driving Jobs Available Now!

Apply today and become a Specialist Camp Counsellor at camp, which means more pay.  You may even qualify as an Elite Applicant, which means even more salary for the summer!

Sailing Instructor at Camp

Being a Sailing and Motorboat Driver at Camp

Working as a Sailing and Motorboat Driver at summer camp means spending your summer on the lake, helping campers improve confidence and watersport skills. Safety is key and this is a great opportunity for anyone looking to gain experience in Sailing and Motorboat Driving.


Sailing and Motorboat Drivers with qualifications can expect to earn over $2,000 for the summer!

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a RYA Qualification?

No, if you’re a strong driver, or sailor and have plenty of experience within these areas then you’ll be perfect for these roles at camp.  If you want to get a Qualification, we recommend the RYA Courses,or visit your local centre.

If you have a qualification then perfect, our sailing jobs, or boat driving will be incredible summers for you.

What will be expected of me?

First of all these jobs are about safety and respect for the water.  Job dependent, but camps have huge lakes and fun programs that the kids choose that include all the favourite watersports.  Your job is to help them have fun, and have a great time yourself!

I can Water Ski and Wake Board. Can I apply?

Of course! We have jobs in these areas also.  You would be perfect to join the water sports team!

Will I get chance to take part in other activities?

Yes. You’ll have a full role in everything at summer camp. There are break periods, full days programs and evening activities. You’ll be a keen member or the evening skits, team chants and can get involved and help your team win colour war!  You’re an integral part of the camp team!

Are you ready for the
ultimate summer job?