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We have an exciting opportunity to become a Jet boat driver / mechanic with the world’s first commercial Jet boating company. 

This role would suit a mechanic looking to branch out and gain specific skills relating to Jet boats. 

As part of this role, you will complete our comprehensive Jet boat driver training program, emerging as a qualified Jet boat driver.

Every day at KJet offers a new adventure, from driving Jet boats to utilising your current skills to maintain the operation of our world class Jet boat fleet and company vehicles.

To succeed in this role, you will need to have dedication, good customer relations, flexibility, willing to learn, a great work ethic and a “can do” attitude.

This is a minimum two-year fixed term contract.

KJet operates seven days a week, so flexibility to work weekends and/or public holidays is required.

If you’re ready to live life in the fast lane and like variety in your job, then we’d love to hear from you!

For more information and to apply, please email your CV to

Live and work for the world’s first commercial Jet boating company

Established in 1958, and still locally owned and operated, KJet is the original and ultimate Queenstown Jet boating experience.

KJet is all about action, adrenaline and the absolute buzz of Jet boating. We offer a unique and family-friendly activity with 360-degree spins. All the while getting up close with nature along the way.

The company’s drivers and team are some of the most experienced in the industry. We pride ourselves on maintaining the highest standards of safety and professionalism. Our aim is to promote tourism as a positive career choice – one of our key mission statements.

If you want to be part of a fun team, love working outdoors and enjoy interacting with people – then we’d love to hear from you.

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