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Game Ranger Field/trails Guide + Au Pair (couple) - Badplaas
Description:
Click for a profile of PCSA

Employer Description

A Big 4 Private Game Reserve situated close to Badplaas in Mpumalanga. This Lodge/Reserve/Employer is children friendly so if the couple have a young child, the child is welcome.

Job Description

The Guide will handle general Game Ranger/Field Guide/Trails Guide duties. Previous experience in same position essential. Work Cycle is 11 days on/3 days off or 22 days on/6 days off.

The Teacher/AuPair – needn’t have any formal qualification. We need someone who loves children and is soft natured and kind hearted. There are only 5 children in the school, 2x 2-3yr olds; 1x 3-4yr old; 1x 4-5yr old & 1x 1st Grader. The 1st grader follows a homeschool program which is very easy to follow. School is from 07:30-13:00. Teacher/AuPair needs to be fluent in Afrikaans.

Benefits

Guide Salary: Level 1 No trails R5000. Level 1 Full trails R6500. Level 2 No trails R6500. Level 2 Full trails R7500. *50% medical aid. *provident fund *funeral plan *meal allowance *cycle is 11/3 or 22/6, *accommodation. The lodge also pays for FGASA Training/Memberships. International Clientele - Good Tips. Teacher Salary:  R4500 *The benefits aren’t that great as the parents fund the salary from their own pockets.



Skills/Requirements:

Guide: Big 5 Guiding Experience a strong advantage. Strong People skills. Punctual and reliable. Teacher:   *Accommodation *Teacher needs no formal qualification. We need someone who loves children and is soft natured and kind hearted. There are only 5 children in the school, 2x 2-3yr olds; 1x 3-4yr old; 1x 4-5yr old & 1x 1st Grader. The 1st grader follows a homeschool program which is very easy to follow. School is from 07:30-13:00. *Teacher needs to be fluent in Afrikaans

Qualifications

  • Guide: FGASA Level 1, 2 or 3 with Back up or Lead Rifle Qualifications. (Salary scale is according to FGASA and Trails Guide Level). AuPair: Needs to be fluent in Afrikaans.      


· Reference: LS-75473-2301
· Salary: R9500-R13000 as a Couple
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 23 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge

Field Guide - Mpumalanga
Description:
Click for a profile of Hotel Staff Nelspruit Luxury lodge situated within Big 5 Reserve seeks suitably qualified and experienced Field Guide to join their guiding team.

Duties include welcoming guests upon arrival - lodge orientation - guided game drives, hosting of guests during mealtimes and additional outings (i. e. Cultural tours / Photographic safaris). Will be required to do Guest Transfers from time to time. All guides are expected to update sightings logbook and comply with reserve rules and regulations. Additional duties include assisting other departments as needed

Skills/Requirements:
What you need to apply for this position:

FGASA Level 1 (Or equivalent), First Aid Level 1, DEAT registered, PDP, unendorsed Drivers licence. Minimum of 1-2 years previous guiding experience within Big 5 Reserve. Must be computer literate on MS Office suite

· Reference: LS-75386-1501
· Salary: RSal Negotiable - Live in
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 15 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge

Field Guide / Tour Guide - Mpumalanga
Description:
Click for a profile of Hotel Staff Nelspruit Luxury lodge offering tours into Kruger National park (Big 5) ; local scenic tours (Mpumalanga/ Limpopo) Swaziland and Mozambique seeks suitably qualified and experienced Field Guide to join their team. Duties include transfer of guests from and to various locations, guided game drives into neighbouring reserves as well as providing informative tours on popular tourist routes. The successful incumbent will interact extensively with the lodge guests and will be required to assist with other ad hoc duties in the lodge as needed.

Skills/Requirements:
What you need to apply for this position:

Grade 12, minimum of FGASA Level 1, First Aid Certifications, Unendorsed Drivers license, PDP, DEAT registered with a minimum of 2 years previous guiding experience within the Luxury Lodge sector with extensive guest interaction/ hosting responsibilities. Must be computer literate on MS Office Suite.

· Reference: LS-75383-1512
· Salary: RSal Negotiable, Live in + Commission
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 15 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Tour Operator

Field Guide Full Trails - Sabi Sands
Description:
Click for a profile of DMK Hospitality Recruitment

The Field Guides role, together with his tracker, is to take guests on game drives and host them for their entire stay. This role also requires some co-ordination of the guests stay, ensuring that from arrival to departure they experience an original and memorable time in the African Bush. This will include game drives, walks, observatory evenings etc. The Field Guide plays a vital role in ensuring the safety of the guests at all times. We value feedback and put a lot of emphasis on responding to feedback in the running of all aspects of the Lodge.



Skills/Requirements:

 

 

Mandatory Requirements

 

 

  • Valid PrDP License and Driver's License
  • Valid First Aid Level 1
  • South African Citizen

 

 

Qualifications / Experience

 

 

  • South African Citizen
  • 3 to 5 years experience guiding in 5 Star Establishments
  • General knowledge of legal implications of being a Field Guide
  • FGASA Level 3 preferred and no less than FGASA Level 2
  • DEAT Registered
  • THETA Registered
  • Rifle Handling POSLEC/Advanced according to current legislation
  • Trails Guide Qualification
  • Astronomy knowledge would be an advantage
  • Off-road driving in 4x4 vehicles

 

 

Behaviours / Skills

 

 

  • A passion for nature, animals, conservation and the environment
  • A passion for people and creating a holistic experience, imparting knowledge about the bush
  • Basic Computer Knowledge
  • Stock/Equipment control
  • General vehicle maintenance knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of people management (managing Tracker)
  • Good command of the English language, written and spoken
  • Vigour, able to cope under pressure
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Hands on approach
  • Excellent communicator
  • Anticipating guests needs and facilitating the small touches that enhance the guest experience
  • Sensitive to cultural issues/ patient with colleagues
  • Excellent social and interpersonal skills
  • Sense of ownership and pride for the guest experience
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexible attitude
  • Able to interact with guests and behave appropriately
  • Highly sociable and confident when meeting new people and able to entertain/host
  • A sense of fun and understanding
  • Well groomed and a good sense of personal hygiene

 

 

Here's what you'd do

 

 

  • Provide an excellent game experience to high profile guests including game drives and bush walks
  • Ensure that vehicle and field guide equipment is kept in excellent working condition, assume full responsibility for this
  • Fire arm procedures are in line with statutory requirements
  • Meet and greet and minimal hosting of guests
  • Legal and company policies related to safety for guests and staff is adhered to
  • Assist with bush projects
  • Update Virtual Diary on Blog
  • Prompt and efficient radio contact
  • Complete Health & Safety checklists on a monthly basis
  • Adhere to Sabi Sand Game Reserve Game Drive Policies


· Reference: LS-75372-1401
· Salary: Excellent Package
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 14 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge

Guide - Kruger National Park
Description:
Click for a profile of DMK Hospitality Recruitment

Field Guide



Skills/Requirements:
  • FGASA
  • PDP
  • DEAT
  • First Aid
  • Accommodation / Meals and Laundry included


· Reference: LS-75366-1401
· Salary: R4 500 live in Plus 50% Provident Fund and Med Aid
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 14 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge

Game Ranger - Bela Bela / Kruger Park
Description:
Click for a profile of CP Personnel A Big 5 game farm requires the services of a game ranger.

Skills/Requirements:
  • Excellent skills
  • FGASA level 1, 2 and 3
  • Trial guides essential
  • PDP essential
  • Valid first Aid
  • Rifle handling
  • DEAT registered
  • Good truck record
  • Must communicate well with
  • Dealing with International Guest











· Reference: LS-75326-1112
· Salary: R3 000 - R9 000 dep on exp, live in
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 11 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge

Field Guide - 5* - Kruger National Park
Description:
Click for a profile of Safari JOBS MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • FGASA Level 1 - Minimum
  • 6 - 12 months' Big 5 Guiding experience (Minimum)
  • PDP
  • First Aid
  • DEAT registered (Mpumalanga)
  • Any other qualifications / experience - Bonus
  • Own reliable transport & driver's license
  • Friendly, warm and enthusiastic personality
REMUNERATION / ADDITIONAL BENEFITS:

  • (Dependent on experience, qualifications and suitability)
  • R4 500 - slightly negotiable for a great candidate
  • Accomodation
  • Meals
  • Laundry
  • Uniform
  • Provident fund
  • Medical aid contribution
  • Tips direct by Guests
  • (Can vary up to R20k per month dependent on the Guides performance with Guests, occupancies etc. )
LEAVE / WORK CYCLE:

  • 6 weeks on, 2 weeks off - TBC
TO APPLY, PLEASE FORWARD ALL THE BELOW INFORMATION:

  • CV in a WORD document format
  • (All places of employ, dates of employ and reasons for leaving must be stipulated in the CV/CV's)
  • A recent head and shoulders photograph/s to accompany your application/s
  • Any written references from current / previous employers - preference for 2
  • Notice period / Availability to take up new positions / Availability for interviews


· Reference: LS-75320-0808
· Salary: R4 500 neg.
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 08 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge

Level 2 Full Trails Guide (Min.) 5* - Sabi Sands (Don't miss this one!)
Description:
Click for a profile of Safari JOBS **Couples where the partner is a Sous Chef strong on Hot Kitchen and Pastry may also apply.

The Field Guides role, together with his tracker, is to take guests on game drives and host them for their entire stay. This role also requires some co-ordination of the guests stay, ensuring that from arrival to departure Guests experience an original and memorable time in the African Bush. This will include game drives, walks,

Star gazing evenings etc. The Field Guide plays a vital role in ensuring the safety of the guests at all times.

REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • Valid PrDP License and Driver's License
  • Valid First Aid Level 1
  • South African Citizen
  • 3 to 5 years' experience guiding in 5 Star Establishments
  • General knowledge of legal implications of being a Field Guide
  • FGASA Level 3 preferred and no less than FGASA Level 2
  • DEAT Registered
  • THETA Registered
  • Rifle Handling POSLEC/Advanced according to current legislation
  • Trails Guide Qualification
  • Astronomy knowledge would be an advantage
  • Off-road driving in 4x4 vehicles
KEY FOCUS AREAS / RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide an excellent game experience to high profile guests including game drives and bush walks
  • Ensure that vehicle and field guide equipment is kept in excellent working condition, assume full responsibility for this.
  • Fire arm procedures are in line with statutory requirements
  • Meet and greet and minimal hosting of guests
  • Legal and company policies related to safety for guests and staff is adhered to
  • Assist with bush projects
  • Update Virtual Diary on Blog
  • Prompt and efficient radio contact
  • Complete Health & Safety checklists on a monthly basis
  • Adhere to Sabi Sand Game Reserve Game Drive Policies
REMUNERATION & BENEFITS:

  • (DEPENDENT ON EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND SUITABILITY)
  • Permanent Employment
  • Basic salary dependent on level of qualification - entry level R7 490
  • Live-in basic furnished accommodation
  • R1 120. 00 food allowance over and above salary
  • Individual gratuities left by guests
  • 50% Company Contribution on Medical Aid
  • 50% Company Contribution pension fund
  • Uniform provided
  • Company benefits Membership
  • 20 Bed nights for family and friends annually at very special reduced rate
WORK CYCLE:

  • 6 weeks on, 2 weeks off - TBC
TO APPLY, PLEASE FORWARD ALL THE BELOW INFORMATION:

  • CV in a WORD document format
  • (Must be NEAT AND PRESENTABLE please - All places of employ, dates of employ and reasons for leaving must be stipulated in the CV/CV's)
JOB ID CODE

  • A recent head and shoulders photograph/s to accompany your application/s
  • Any written references from current / previous employers (per applicant) - preference for 2
  • A personalised motivation (in respect of the position you are applying for) as to why you feel you are the ideal candidate for the position
  • Notice period / Availability to take up new positions / Availability for interviews
  • Negotiable salary expectations


Skills/Requirements:
  • A passion for nature, animals, conservation and the environment
  • A passion for people and creating a holistic experience, imparting knowledge about the bush
  • Basic Computer Knowledge
  • Stock/Equipment control
  • General vehicle maintenance knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of people management (managing Tracker)
  • Good command of the English language, written and spoken
  • Vigour, able to cope under pressure
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Hands on approach
  • Excellent communicator
  • Anticipating guests needs and facilitating the small touches that enhance the guest experience
  • Sensitive to cultural issues/ patient with colleagues
  • Excellent social and interpersonal skills
  • Sense of ownership and pride for the guest experience
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexible attitude
  • Able to interact with guests and behave appropriately
  • Highly sociable and confident when meeting new people and able to entertain/host
  • Well groomed and a good sense of personal hygiene


· Reference: LS-75317-0808
· Salary: R8 610 neg.
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 08 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge

Head Guide & FOH / Relief Spa Therapist Couple - Kruger National Park
Description:
Click for a profile of Safari JOBS Safari JOBS is now searching for a Head Guide & Relief Spa Therapist / Front of House Manager Couple for a Stunning 5* luxury safari lodge situated in the Kruger National Park.

Skills/Requirements:
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY:

HIM:

  • Fgasa Level 2
  • Full Trails
  • First Aid
  • DEAT registered
  • ARH
  • PDP
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in 5* safari lodges
  • All qualifications must be valid and relevant memberships paid up
ATTRIBUTES OF GUIDE:

  • Self-motivated and willing to motivate and get the best out of your team
  • You must be a mature and responsible person that will take account of the Guides
  • Strong leadership capabilities
  • Positive attitude and approach towards team work
  • Hands on approach towards the guest experience
  • Ability to take initiative and problem solve
  • Excellent guest interaction skills
  • Passionate and pro-active towards personal growth and training

HER:

  • Relevant Spa Therapist qualifications
  • Practical working experience as a Spa Therapist
  • Some Front of house experience
  • Word and excel knowledge
  • Res request booking system - advantage but not essential
  • Good command of the English language - verbally and in writing

DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES OF THIS POSITION:

HIM:

  • The successful candidate will be expected to run a department of 6 other guides plus trackers.
  • You will be expected to conduct games drives and walks daily - this is a busy lodge and you can possibly drive every day of a 6 week cycle.
  • This is also a child friendly lodge and you may also be required to conduct kiddies' activities.
  • Ensure Guides paper work is up is always up to date
  • Required to do monthly reports for the GM.
HER:

  • The primary position held will be that of Front of House Manager and when the spa is busy or the main therapist is on their days off, the successful candidate will need to step in to assist in the Spa.
  • When on Spa duty the candidate needs to be self-motivated to sell their treatments and keep the spa busy.
  • Massages are the most popular treatments so you must have a good stamina in this area.
  • Check in / out of Guests
  • Room checks
  • Hosting duties
  • Management of the housekeeping department
  • Ability to allocate tasks to others
  • General admin duties
  • Curio shop sales and stocking thereof
  • Candidate must have an eye for detail
  • Must be happy to work with children as this is a child friendly lodge
MINIMUM - MAXIMUM NEGOTIABLE SALARY:

(Dependent on experience, qualifications and suitability)

HIM:

  • Starting salary for negotiations - R7, 500. 00
  • (Please advise your min - max negotiable salary expectation)
HER:

  • R5, 000. 00 possibly negotiable for the right person
  • Please advise your minimum to maximum salary expectation
ADDITIONAL BENEFITS - COMBINED:

  • Accommodation - Sharing for couple
  • Meals included
  • Uniform and laundry thereof daily
  • 10% commissions on treatments (Spa Therapist)
  • Gratuities from Guests
  • There is a pool in the staff quarters for the staff
  • Rooms are serviced weekly
LEAVE / WORK CYCLE:

  • 6 weeks on, 2 weeks off


· Reference: LS-75282-0606
· Salary: Him Starting salary for negotiations – R7, 500.00 // HerR5, 000.00 possibly negotiable
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 06 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge

Head Chef & Head Guide - Couple - Kruger National Park
Description:
Click for a profile of Safari JOBS Safari JOBS is now searching for a Head Chef & Head Guide Couple for a beautiful, private luxury safari lodge situated in the Kruger National Park.

Skills/Requirements:
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

HEAD CHEF:

  • Grade 12/ Matric
  • Formal culinary qualification
  • 2-5 years' Head Chef experience
  • Valid drivers' licence and own transport
  • Previous experience in a 4 / 5* hospitality environment
  • Up to date with current food trends
HEAD GUIDE:

  • FGASA Level 1 (Advantage - Level 2)
  • Full Trails
  • First Aid
  • DEAT registered
  • ARH
  • PDP
  • Minimum of 4 - 6 years' experience in 5* safari lodges
  • All qualifications must be valid and relevant memberships paid up

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

HEAD CHEF:

  • The successful Head Chef will have previous experience in preparing meals for a 5* al a carte menu and will be in charge of the Sous Chef, plus 4 Commis / Chef de partie.
HEAD GUIDE:

  • The successful candidate will be expected to run a department of 6 other guides plus trackers.
  • You will be expected to conduct games drives and walks daily - this is a busy lodge and you can possibly drive every day of a 6 week cycle.
  • This is also a child friendly lodge and you may also be required to conduct kiddies' activities.
  • Ensure Guides paper work is up is always up to date
  • Required to do monthly reports for the GM.

REMUNERATION & BENEFITS:

(DEPENDANT ON EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND SUITABILITY)

HEAD CHEF:

  • R15 000 - R18 000 neg.
  • (Please advise your min - max negotiable salary expectation)
HEAD GUIDE:

  • Starting salary for negotiations - R7 500
  • (Please advise your min - max negotiable salary expectation)
ADDITIONAL BENEFITS:

  • Accommodation - Own
  • Meals included
  • Uniform and laundry thereof daily
  • Gratuities from Guests
  • There is a pool in the staff quarters for the staff
  • Rooms are serviced weekly
WORK CYCLE:

  • 6 weeks on / 2 weeks off

START DATE:

  • As soon as possible


· Reference: LS-75281-0605
· Salary: HEAD CHEF: R15 000 – R18,000 neg // HEAD GUIDE: Starting salary for negotiations – R7 500
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Mpumalanga
· Date Posted: 06 Feb 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge


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