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Camp Emerald Bay Opportunities

Are you a PADI Professional looking for a Summer job?

Malibu Divers hires PADI Divemasters and Instructors every year for the Camp Emerald Bay Scuba Program every year.  We always have a solid core of returning staff to provide continuity from year to year. We also have openings for new Pro members to join our staff  because we endeavor to provide more Pro's with the opportunity to expand their skills and experiences.  To apply or for any questions, please send your resume, PADI Professional Rating report and PADI Pro Student Counts report and completed application to  USA citizens only or USA passport required. 

Are you a Certified Diver who is interested in becoming a Dive Professional at Camp?

Certified divers are given the opportunity to become PADI Pro's at the beginning weeks of Camp, and also we conduct a PADI IDC, Instructor Development Course after the last week of Camp and generally finishes the last few days in Malibu, CA.  You must meet the minimum requirements to attend and apply early for acceptance into these programs. 

PADI Certifications may include: Divemaster, DSD Leader, Assistant Instructor, Open Water Scuba Instructor, IDC Staff Instructor and other Pro level training.  

Interested in earning your PADI Pro credentials as a member of our Malibu Diver Summer Staff?

If you wish to apply for Malibu Diver staff positions as a PADI Divemaster Candidate and Instructor Candidate for Summer Camp. Follow the directions in the first paragraph. Training takes place at Camp and requires home study to be completed one week before Week 1 starts at Camp.  

Not a Certified Diver or want to earn your next Certification Level?

A number of Scuba Diving internships are available for Summer Camp (approximately May 31 to Aug 8) at Emerald Bay. These positions are as an office administrative assistant to the Dive Staff and reports to Director of Scuba. Non-divers are welcome and can learn to scuba dive and earn certifications. To be considered for Malibu Diver Camp internship program, you must send an email to

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