Careers A fantastic company to begin or grow your career in tourism, while meeting people from around the world with a passion for the BC coast and local marine life!”
- Erin, Guest Services

Lead a life less ordinary!

Looking for a unique career opportunity with us?

Whether you are looking for a fun seasonal job in tourism, a foot in the door to a career in marine biology or have aspirations to captain one of our vessels – Prince of Whales Whale Watching offers inspiring opportunities to friendly, passionate individuals who are looking to share, with us, one of the most unique British Columbian experiences around.

Why join our crew?

It’s our crew that makes Prince of Whales, Prince of Whales!

It’s our livelihood

  • Free Whale Watching!
  • Team activities & celebrations
  • Make a difference in marine conservation and education
  • Become part of our POWW family

We invest in our crew

  • Seasonal and ongoing opportunities
  • Dynamic career path within the marine and wildlife industry
  • Learn firsthand from industry professionals
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement for all employees

Industry Perks

  • Discounts to various industry partner attractions
  • Opportunities to attend industry related events
  • Family & friends rates
  • Accommodation discounts

Career Pathways

We provide a great place for great people to work!

We like to recognize our hard working, passionate crew & offer opportunities for further training, career advancement and a variety of pathways within our organization.

See a sample of our crew pathways here:

Meet Anthony! This is his path from Naturalist to...

60ton Captain

“If someone had mentioned to me during my interview that I’d one day be driving a 150ton vessel with the company I would have laughed. Today I am working toward my 150ton certification with Prince of Whales Whale Watching.” Anthony

Meet Wilma! This is her path from Naturalist to...

60ton First Mate

“I never imagined my love for marine wildlife would lead into experiencing new challenges and the opportunity to advance my career within the industry.” Wilma

Meet Claire! This is her path from Guest Services to...

Zodiac Skipper

“I wouldn’t be where I am today if it wasn’t for the experience and opportunities I’ve had working at Prince of Whales Whale Watching.” Claire

Meet Jennifer! This is her path from Naturalist to...

60ton First Mate

“It's not common that people with biology degrees actually end up working in biology, never mind doing something as stimulating, thrilling, and fun as whale watching! It’s a dream come true!” Jen

Current Careers

A list of our current opportunities can be found below. If you wish to be part of our crew please review the position and follow the instructions on how to apply.

If you wish to submit a general application for a future opportunity with us, please email your resume and cover letter to in the subject line please include your city of interest. We would love to hear from you!