Field Guide - Cluster of 4 & 5* Safari Properties - Limpopo

Safari JOBS Date Job Posted: 30-Nov-2018

Location: Within close proximity of Hoedspruit

JOB ID CODE:

SJ18OC21

 

AREA / GRADING: 

Limpopo, 4 & 5*

 

OVERVIEW OF POSITION:

Safari JOBS is searching for a qualified, minimum FGASA level 1 Field Guide (Preferably with a Back up trails theory / practical qualification. Candidates with FGASA level 2 would be given first preference) with no less than 3 - 6 months practical experience in a big 5 game area for an employer operating a few lodges on the same concession in Limpopo. Amongst other duties, the Field Guides’ main responsibilities will be to conduct Game drives and or Bush walks (if qualified for walks).

Great team to work with as well as a great Head Guide to mentor those Guides willing and eager to learn more and better their qualifications.

 

QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

FGASA level 1 (Preferably with a back trails theory / practical qualification. Candidates with level 2 FGASA would however be given first preference);

PrDP & valid drivers’ licence;

Relevant Firearm Proficiency / Competency;

First Aid;

DEAT;

FGASA / relevant qualifications / memberships up to date;

Minimum of 3 – 6 months’ guiding experience in preferably a Big 5 reserve;

Candidates with Tattoos may apply as long as the tattoos are not visible / can be covered by summer type uniform (E.G on arms, legs etc.)

 

KEY FOCUS AREAS / RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

Game drives;

Hosting of Guests;

General assistance around the lodge;

If a Trails Guide - will also be required to assist with bush walks

 

REMUNERATION & BENEFITS:

(DEPENDENT ON EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND SUITABILITY)

Highly negotiable dependent on the above (Approximately R5 – R8, 500.00)

Please advise your min – max negotiable salary expectation upon application;

Gratuities;

Accommodation (possibility for well-maintained tented accommodation unit);

Meals on duty;

Uniform;

Laundry of staff items;

Provident fund contribution option of 7.5% by the company after 3 months’ probation;

Annual leave of 21 consecutive days leave after the completion of 12 month's service if the employee has 15 annual leave days accumulated;

Staff visits with the permission of General management / the Owners with prior notice by request;

Company pays for Guides study materials / qualifications if the Guides pass their courses / assessments;

 

WORK CYCLE:

21 Days on / 7 Days off

 

IF YOU ARE SERIOUS ABOUT APPLYING FOR THIS VACANCY & WOULD LIKE TO GET YOUR APPLICATION IN TO THE EMPLOYER SOONEST, PLEASE URGENTLY FORWARD ALL THE BELOW INFORMATION TO [Please apply below]:

1. JOB ID CODE – SJ18OC21 in the subject header of your email;

2. CV: In a neat, up to date and presentable WORD document format;**

3. PHOTO: Recent, presentable head & shoulders photo of yourself;

4. SALARY: Your minimum – maximum negotiable salary expectation for this position;

5. WRITTEN REFERENCES: Any you may have on file to send us from previous employers

6. QUALIFICATIONS: Copies of your formal related qualifications if you are able to submit

7. NOTICE PERIOD: How much notice you need to give your current employer in terms of resignation;

8. AVAILABILITY: For telephonic interviews & formal interviews;

**(VERY, VERY IMPORTANT PLEASE REGARDING CV’S - All places of employ, dates of employ and reasons for leaving must be stipulated in your CV);

Safari JOBS thanks you in advance for applying for this vacancy – due to the amount of applications expected for this position, should you not hear from us within 10 working days, please kindly consider your application unsuccessful – we will however hold your CV on file and alert you to any suitable future vacancies you would be eligible to apply for. Have a great day!

 


Job ID
228325
Job Title
Field Guide - Cluster of 4 & 5* Safari Properties - Limpopo
Employer Type
FT/PT
Province
Town/City
Within close proximity of Hoedspruit
Salary Type
Monthly
Salary
Negotiable (Approx - R5 - R8, 500.00)
Start Date
ASAP
Meet all the necessary requirements listed in the job description
Are eligible to live and work in the country specified in the job description