For 40+ years NOC has lead the outdoor industry, taking more guests whitewater rafting and teaching more paddlers than any other outdoor recreation company. NOC also provides top-quality aerial and trail-based adventures, wilderness medicine as well as providing unmatched retail service, foodservice, lodging, and trip planning services. Behind NOC's rapid growth are our staff’s commitment to our five core values: lead by example, service before self, do the right thing, work hard/play hard and make it happen. These core values unite a community of leaders and pioneers in an exciting, fun and always changing work environment.
NOC career opportunities offer prospects rare opportunities to work in beautiful locations, to grow their skills and to share a passion for active outdoor recreation. Ideal candidates are leaders in the work place that wish to join a unique, values-driven organization. They aspire to excellence in their fields and disciplines and they demonstrate a commitment to the service of others. Above all, they want to provide visitors with unforgettable experiences in the great outdoors. If this sounds like you, we hope you'll apply to join the NOC team.
Join NOC as the Nantahala Assistant River Manager! In this position you are responsible for administrative, logistical and operational duties that are necessary to the Nantahala River operation.
In this role, Assistant Managers have the opportunity to lead a large team, affect positive change and play a key management role within their department. This is a great opportunity for any river savvy individuals that want to gain a deeper knowledge of a large scale river operation and work in many different roles and capacities. This is a dynamic, fast paced position and the Assistant Manager is expected to work in the office and on the river to fulfill their job responsibilities. In addition, this role has the opportunity to grow their technical skill-set through advanced training and certifications.
This position is classified as 9/12 (which means the employee works for 9 months but is paid over the course of the 12 months), benefits eligible and reports to the Nantahala Operations Manager. This position has an anticipated start date in early February and is expected to work 9 months from start date. Due to the seasonal nature of the business, hours and schedule can vary from week to week.
The Nantahala Assistant River Manager will supervise a variety of positions to include, but not limited to: Head Guides, Trip Leaders, Czars, Guides, Guide Trainers, Drivers and Adventure Center Staff.
Training and Leadership
Other duties as assigned
The above noted job description is not intended to describe, in detail, the multitude of tasks that may be assigned but rather to provide a general sense of the responsibilities and expectations of this position. As the nature of business demands change, so too may the essential functions of this position.
The Nantahala Outdoor Center (NOC) is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity in any and all terms, conditions or privileges of employment including hiring, promotions, termination, training and compensation. The NOC does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic condition or any other status protected by federal, state or local law, where applicable. Furthermore, the NOC is committed to a work environment free of discrimination and harassment through respecting and valuing the diversity among employees and all those with whom the NOC does business.