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6 months in hawaii

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1. Posted by mchambd (First Time Poster 1 posts) 10y

I am a biology student from Cincinnati. I was wondering...I had heard that often diving companies, hire six month staff for tours. Is this so, is there work to find for someone who wants to spend 6 months in hawaii? I would appriciate any help, or website you may know of. Thanks

2. Posted by wastenotym (Budding Member 17 posts) 10y

sky diving or deep sea diving??

3. Posted by sunset1999 (Full Member 108 posts) 10y

I'm currently in Hawaii and have seen quite a lot of jobs advertised in retail shops. But I don't know how much they get paid...

4. Posted by Isadora (Travel Guru 13926 posts) 10y

I believe Chamberlain is talking about scuba diving.

I would suggest contacting any/all of the dive organizations (PADI, NAUI, SSI, etc.) for recommendations on possible positions available in Hawaii. Your level of certification and number of recent logged dives will be a deciding factor on what a dive operation is willing to offer you. Working behind the counter in a dive shop may be one way to get your foot in the door, allowing you access to operators and underwater time (for pay). I would start with the organization that trained you.

Good luck!