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