Vacancies

Head Guide

Please ensure that you meet the following requirements:

Primary Responsibilities

Tasks may include but are not limited to:

  • Guide training (Extra activities – leopard project walk, telemetry tracking, pangolin tracking etc.)
  • Supervise and perform general game reserve, lodge management & maintenance
  • The successful candidate will receive a market related salary depending on experience and qualifications
  • Assist with the implementation of the integrated management plans
  • Assist management with anti-poaching activities
  • Have a strong focus on guest & customer care
  • Manage guide kits for game viewers
  • Generate & manage activity schedule
  • Guides leave and work schedules
  • Manage guide stock room
  • Ordering of stock

Minimum Qualifications & Requirements

  • FGASA Full Trail Guide, minimum NQF4 (Level 2), preferable Specialist Field Guide (Level 3)
  • 3 – 5 Years experience working in a big 5 reserve
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Valid first aid level 1 certificate
  • Code B or C1 driver’s license with pdp
  • A criminal clearance will be required
  • Passion for nature and animals
  • Leadership & management skills
  • Medically healthy and fit
  • Problem solving skills
  • Strong admin skills
  • Computer skills
  • Solid references
  • Grade 12

Previous Experience & Incumbent Profile

  • 3 – 5 Years experience working in a Big 5 Reserve or with dangerous game experience
  • Experience in conservation management tasks & game ranching is preferential
  • Experience in general maintenance of vehicles & 4×4 driving skills
  • Previous guiding experience is essential
  • Previous guide management skills
  • Experience in rifle competency

Accommodation & Shifts

  • Due to our staff compliment we do not provide meals but the accommodation is fully equipped with a kitchen where own meals can be prepared. Although we have only one flat available for a young couple or newly married couple without children, other guiding staff live in communal rooms and share kitchen, living room and entertainment areas
  • Shifts: 14 days on and 7 days off schedule

Closing date: 30 April 2018

Please submit a detailed CV, with contactable references to Erindi Private Game Reserve
hr@erindi.com (please put your reference “Head Guide”)

Foreigners with a valid passport are welcome to apply

Field Guide

Please ensure that you meet the following requirements:

Primary Responsibilities

Tasks may include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct nature interpretation activities (Incl. game drives, cheetah walk, guided bush walk, leopard project walk, telemetry tracking etc.)
  • Supervise and perform general game reserve, lodge management & maintenance tasks  (incl. maintenance of eco trails, game viewers, tracking animals etc.)
  • Assist with the implementation of the integrated management plans
  • Assist management with anti-poaching activities
  • Welcoming and hosting of guests

Minimum Qualifications & Requirements

  • FGASA (The Field Guides Association of Southern Africa) NQF4 (level 2) Trails Guide
  • Persons with a relevant tertiary qualification will receive preference
  • 2 – 3 Years experience working in a Big 5 Reserve
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Code B or C1 driver’s license with PDP
  • Willing to do further training and a fast learner
  • A criminal clearance will be required
  • Valid first aid level 1 certificate
  • Passion for nature and animals
  • Medically healthy and fit
  • Solid references
  • Grade 12

Previous Experience & Incumbent Profile

  • 2 – 3 Years experience working in a Big 5 Reserve or with dangerous game experience
  • Experience in general maintenance of vehicles & 4×4 driving skills
  • Experience in conservation management tasks & game ranching is preferential
  • Previous guiding experience is essential
  • Grade 12

Accommodation & Shifts

  • The successful candidate will receive a market related salary depending on experience and qualifications
  • Shifts: 14 days on and 7 days off schedule
  • Accommodation included

Closing date: 30 April 2018

Please submit a detailed CV, with contactable references to Erindi Private Game Reserve
hr@erindi.com (please put your reference “Field Guide”)

Foreigners with a valid passport are welcome to apply

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