Job Opportunities

The Ottawa Rowing Club (ORC) is a not-for-profit sports organization established in 1867 to provide rowing instruction for participants of all ages.  The ORC is comprised of a volunteer Executive Committee, volunteers and paid employees. 

The ORC provides coaching to rowers in competitive or sport rowing programs, as well as introductions to the sport through Discover Rowing Youth Summer Camps, Adult Learn-to-Row, and the Adult Rowing League.  Local high schools and universities train and race out of the ORC.

At ORC we work in support of a diverse and equal world. We welcome all diverse people into our already eclectic teams. We encourage People of Colour, Indigenous Peoples, people from the LGBTQ+ community as well as people with Disabilities to apply!

Program Coordinator (1)

Full Job Description

 The Program Coordinator manages the Summer programs and staff, with an emphasis on the Discover Rowing Day Camp.

Salary: $19.00 per hour

Hours: 35 hours per week for 16 weeks and may include evenings and weekends

Start Date: May 6, 2024

Applications Close: April 16, 2024 

Rowing Instructor (4 to 6)

Full Job Description

 Rowing Instructors facilitate instructional programs such as Adult Learn to Row, Everybody Rows Ottawa and Special Olympics. These programs provide participants with the opportunity to try rowing before diving into other programs.

Salary: $17.00 per hour

Hours: 30 hours per week for 10 weeks and may include evenings and weekends

Start Date: June 24, 2024

Applications Close: April 16, 2024 

Youth Camp Leaders (3 to 4)

Full Job Description

 Youth Camp Leaders will facilitate fun and safe on-water and land activities for the Discover Rowing Day Camp for local youth aged 12 to 17.

Salary: $17.00 per hour

Hours: 35 hours per week for 8 weeks, 8:00am to 3:30pm Monday to Friday (excluding holidays)

Start Date: July 2, 2024

Applications Close: April 16, 2024 

Building Maintenance Attendant (1)

Full Job Description

The Maintenance Attendant provides facility & building management of the two boathouses and the grounds at the Ottawa Rowing Club (ORC) at its Ottawa River Location.

Salary: $17.00 per hour

Hours: 15-30 hours per week for 15 weeks and may include evenings and weekends

Start Date: May 13, 2024

Applications Close: April 16, 2024 

Equipment Maintenance Attendant (1 to 2)

Full Job Description

This role is responsible for equipment maintenance and repair. This includes coordination of work, inventory supply management and facility support to the variety of Ottawa Rowing Club programs at its Ottawa River Location.

Salary: $17.00 per hour

Hours: 30 hours per week for 15 weeks and may include evenings and weekends

Start Date: May 13, 2024

Applications Close: April 16, 2024 

Marketing Manager (up to 1)

Full Job Description

We are looking for the right individual to streamline and target the advertising of our various rowing program offerings to help create awareness in our community and increase overall enrollment specifically through social and other media. Reporting to the VP of administration, the Marketing Manager will also be responsible for disseminating ORC communications by updating the website, Discord, and Newsletter. Additional responsibilities include design of printed promotional materials and Brand image management.

Salary: $19.00 per hour

Hours: 30 hours per week for 15 weeks

Start Date: May 13, 2024

Applications Close: April 16, 2024