Surf Shop Assistant

About the position

At our surf hostel guests can rent a variety of surfboards and wetsuits or book a surf lesson. We also offer bikes, longboards, bodyboards and SUPs for rent and different merch for sale. As a surf shop assistant you will keep a close eye on incoming and outgoing equipment and help choose guests the best board for their level of surfing.

Tasks & Responsibilites

  • Organising and cleaning the shop at the start and end of the day
  • Cleaning the bikes and repair them when needed
  • Rinsing and hanging wetsuits to dry
  • Brush off the boards and check for any damages
  • Surfboard repair
  • Assigning surf classes to guests
  • Keeping track of the inventory
  • Providing information about surfing and the daily conditions


Skills & Requirements

  • You are passionate about surfing 
  • You know how to repair  surfboards and wetsuits
  • Preferably you know something about bike repair
  • You have experience in retail
  • You’re fluent in French and English 
  • You are at least 20 years old 
  • You are well organised and customer friendly


  • Free accommodation: a private tent with mattress and bedding
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner everyday
  • 1 day off / week
  • Free use of surf and hostel equipment
  • Working under the terms of a short-term French contract

Apply for a position


Book your early summer surf trip now and get extra discount. 

30% off on all add-ons such as surf lessons, rental and food! 

Use discount code PROGRESS30 on our booking page.

*only valid for check-ins between June 29 and July 20