We have completed our hiring for the 2017 summer season!

We will continue to receive resumes in case of any changes or new openings; however, we are not offering interviews at this time.

If you are interested in working at OWL in the future, hiring for our 2018 season begins in January of 2018. Please feel free to send an email to raft {at} owl-mkc.ca.

If you have specific skills in the areas listed below, enjoy the outdoors and especially the whitewater world, love interacting with people, have a great work ethic, a Driver’s License, First Aid and CPR certification, and are available for a two summer commitment, we would love to hear from you. Thinking about it? Apply NOW!

To apply for a job at OWL Rafting on the Ottawa River, please send us your resume with a cover letter by e-mail or FAX.


Claudia and Dirk Van Wijk

Areas of employment (click for more information):

40 Owl Lane, Foresters Falls, Ontario K0J 1V0
email:  raft@owlrafting.com

FAX: (613) 613-234-4097  (until May 1)  (613) 646-2307 (in-season)

Basic requirements for employment are: Driver’s License, First Aid and CPR certificates, and the ability to work at least two summer seasons with us.  All full-time staff live on base in provided staff accommodations.

OWL Rafting’s operating season runs from May until mid-September.  The majority of positions are for our peak periods from mid-June until Labour Day inclusive.

Employee resources:

  • Staff accommodation
  • We often offer First Aid/CPR courses for employees who need certification