Field Guide - 5* Lodge - Greater Kuger

Kendrick Recruitment Date Job Posted: 05-Jul-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
Meet all the necessary requirements listed in the job description
Are eligible to live and work in the country specified in the job description