Field Guide - 5* Lodge - Greater Kuger

Kendrick Recruitment Date Job Posted: 10-Jun-2018

Location: Greater Kruger

Kendrick Recruitment is now seeking a Field Guide for a 5* Lodge situated in the Greater Kruger, this concession is open to the Kruger National Park and has the Big 5 available for viewing. The Field Guides role, together with his tracker, is to take guests on game drives and host them for their entire stay.

Qualifications / Experience that we are looking for:

  • 3 to 5 years experience guiding in 5 Star Establishments
  • General knowledge of legal implications of being a Field Guide
  • FGASA Level 1 
  • DEAT Registered
  • Valid Driver’s License and PrDP
  • Valid First Aid Certificate
  • Rifle Handling POSLEC/Advanced
  • Trails Guide Qualification (Ideally)
  • Astronomy knowledge would be an advantage
  • Off-road driving in 4x4 vehicles


Personal Skills/Traits:

  • A passion for nature, animals, conservation and the environment
  • Basic Computer Knowledge
  • General vehicle maintenance knowledge
  • Team Work
  • Good command of the English language, written and spoken
  • Ability to cope with the pressure
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Hands-on approach
  • Able to anticipate guests needs and facilitating the small touches that enhance the guest experience
  • Excellent social and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Well groomed and a good sense of personal hygiene

Key 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
  • Firearm procedures are in line with statutory requirements
  • Hosting of guests
  • Assist with bush projects
  • Prompt and efficient radio contact


  • Salary of R6,000 NEG DOE
  • Live-in accommodation 
  • Contribution on Medical Aid
  • Contribution to Pension Fund
  • Uniform provided
  • Meals

To apply please send your CV and references through today... Good Luck! 

Job ID
Job Title
Field Guide - 5* Lodge - Greater Kuger
Employer Type
Greater Kruger
Salary Type
R6 000 NEG
Start Date