Dive Centre Manager, Lodge - Tanzania (Live-In)


Salary: $1500-$1700 plus commission (depending on experience)



  • Guide all certified guests on two dives per day with a maximum ratio of 6 guests to 1 instructor
  • Sell and conduct diving courses to guests, maximum ratio of 2 students to 1 instructor.
  • Brief and (time permitting) guide all guests wishing to snorkel.
  • Interact with all guests throughout their stay, particularly at mealtimes.
  • Host cocktails and dinner as per the senior management hosting schedule (typically 10-13 nights per month)
  • As part of the senior management team you will be required to assist (as and when necessary) in many aspects of running the lodge.
  • Conduct turtle monitoring duties, as per roster, after having received relevant training. 



  • Responsible for ensuring all guests have the best and safest possible experience during any water-related activities during their stay.
  • Responsible for budget lines pertaining to dive centre – Scuba Diving Cost, Watersports Equipment, R & M boats and Boat Fuel. 
  • Responsible for ordering and receiving diving and watersports equipment when necessary within in the bounds of the Scuba Diving and Watersports budgets. 
  • Responsible for fuel monitoring of all boats. 
  • Responsible for cleanliness and adherence to design specifications of Dive Centres as per styling guides. 
  • Responsible for billing guests for diving services (courses only, 2 dives per day for certified divers are included within the room rate). 
  • Responsible for orderly filing of all diving related paperwork and updating of correct liability releases as per PADI current standards. 
  • Responsible for keeping updated of changing PADI standards and informing the Lodge Managers of relevant additions/alterations. 



Job requirements:


  • PADI MSDT certification or higher 
  • EFR teaching status (one instructor) 
  • 3 years plus experience as a PADI professional 
  • Basic knowledge of equipment maintenance 
  • Current third party liability insurance (PADI or DAN preferred) 


  • Excellent spoken and written English (other languages an advantage) 
  • Bright, enthusiastic, energetic and caring personalities 
  • Palpable passion for diving and marine life 
  • Smart, clean, presentable appearance. 
  • Passion for hospitality 
  • Hard working and highly self-motivated 
  • Excellent team players, relate well to others. 



  • Computer competency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

Required Language: English (other languages an advantage)
Diving qualification: PADI MSDT certification or higher, EFR teaching status
Salary: $1500-$1700 + comm.


Company: Jobs Africa Group
Location: Africa
Town: Dar es Salaam
Country: Tanzánie
Map position:
Unnamed Road, Tanzánie


Contact person: Jobs Africa Group
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