Employment Opportunities

The Canoe Shops Group is well established in the paddlesport import and retail industry. Employment opportunities arise as a result of expansion, promotions within the group and people simply moving on. If you are considering a career in the leisure import/distribution/retail sector then you should get in touch.

Successful applicants are usually paddlers who are numerate, literate, computer literate, pleasant by nature and prepared to work hard and do their bit in a successful business.

Current Vacancies - Updated 17/12/2019

Website Maintenance & Sales Advisor - Full Time Position

We are currently looking for someone to join our team based at Kayaks & Paddles in Devon to assist with the daily maintenance of our websites and to work in our busy showroom and distribution warehouse.


Main duties will include:

  • Website Maintenance
    Daily website updates, writing content, SEO, social media posts and assisting with the development of new websites.
  • Sales Assistant
    To be able to work on our websites you need to understand and be able to sell our products. A proportion of your working week will be spent in our showroom assisting customers in store, by email and on the phone. Processing orders, stock control and order management system.
  • Warehouse Duties
    Kayaks & Paddles has a busy distribution warehouse attached to the showroom that requires manual handling when loading and unloading deliveries and processing mail order despatch.

Given the nature of position, the successful applicant will be a paddler who is physically fit and able to complete the manual handling aspect of the position. An understanding of website design and html editing would be advantageous but training will be provided.

A high level of computer literacy is essential.


A full UK driving licence is required as duties may involve local deliveries and visits to our other Canoe Shops in the UK.


This is a full time position, the normal working week will involve working some Saturdays.


To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering email to sales@kayaksandpaddles.co.uk


Call Kayaks & Paddles for Help or Advice


For help or advice, call us on
01752 892672

Click & Collect, Stores Nationwide, Nationwide Delivery


Order online and collect in-store from our nationwide stores

Kayaks & Paddles Nationwide Store Finder


Find your nearest Canoe Shops Group store

Canoe Shops Group Kayak And Canoe Reviews


Read reviews of our most popular products including videos