CONSERVATION VACANCIES

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Head Ranger / Safari Manager

Exquisite 5* Game Lodge Northern Botswana.
Responsible for the management of the Guides/Guest Activities Department
and all related equipment and operations of this exquisite Game Lodge in Botswana.
Training of Guides.
Minimum 3 year diploma in environmental/ wildlife management.
Skippers license required.
7 years guiding and management experience required.
Excellent Guest Relation skills required.
FGASA level 2  & PDP.
11 x Game viewer vehicles, 4 of these are EV’s
5 x Skimmer boats, 4 of these units are EB’s
1 x Big 40 seater double decker boat
Salary P 25 000.00 ( R 32 500 ) including cottage and meals
Two return flights annually to Johannesburg
50% Medical aid paid by company on company approved med aid.

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Field Guide.

Exclusive World Class 5* Game Lodge – Eastern Cape.

FGASA 2 with further 3 years 5* Game Lodge guiding experience required.

DEAT & THETA registration.

Valid Driver’s License and PDP

Valid First Aid Certificate

Rifle Handling POSLEC/Advanced

Trails Guide Qualification.

Exceeding expectations of Guests, staff and management

Care of the people (guests, staff & community), care of the land & wildlife, care of the brand & product.

Acting with integrity through honesty, fairness and accountability.

Responsibility in all actions.

Salary R 10 750 including accommodation and company benefits. Gratuities over and above the amount of the salary.

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Safari Manager

Mobile Safari Company – Botswana

The applicant must have 4 – 5 years managerial experience in Travel and Safaris in Botswana

A diploma in tourism/guiding/wildlife or similar qualifications from an accredited organization is a must.

It is essential that he has the experience to manage the local guides and especially the International tourist that make up

the largest percentage of our clientele.

Leadership of the operations department and manage the operations to consistently deliver an efficient,

safe and high-quality experience in keeping with the company vision and mission, as well as to provide achievable targets to the department,

to motivate and ensure that the department reaches these targets. Developing staff and participating in senior management strategy

are key aspects to achieving the company’s objectives.

Minimum five years of tour operator/ground handling experience
• Minimum five years of management/team leader experience
• Problem-solving essential skills/experience
• Hospitality management/coordination experience
• Ability to work under pressure/excellent organisational skills
• Exceptional planning and coordination skills
• HR experience would be an advantage
• Outstanding computer skills proficiency, particularly in MS word, Excel and Outlook

Salary R 15000 includes accommodation and a 4×4 company vehicle.

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Field Guide.

Exclusive 5* Game Lodge – Madikwe – North West Province

FGASA 1 or 2 with further 3 years 5* Game Lodge guiding experience required.

DEAT & THETA registration.

Valid Driver’s License and PDP

Valid First Aid Certificate

Rifle Handling POSLEC/Advanced

Trails Guide Qualification.

Exceeding expectations of Guests, staff and management

Care of the people (guests, staff & community), care of the land & wildlife, care of the brand & product.

Acting with integrity through honesty, fairness and accountability.

Responsibility in all actions.

Salary R 9 000 including accommodation and company benefits. Gratuities over and above the amount of the salary.

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Field Guide.

Exquisite World Class 5* Game Lodge – Mpumalanga.

FGASA 2 with further 3 years 5* Game Lodge guiding experience required.

Minimum FGASA Level 2

Full Trails Guide & Tracker Level 2

Valid ARH  & Valid PDP Licence

3 or more years experience in a Dangerous Game environment and world class 5* Lodges

Be able to present a World Class Game Viewing experience

Good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)

DEAT & THETA registration.

Valid First Aid Certificate

Rifle Handling POSLEC/Advanced

Exceeding expectations of Guests, staff and management

Care of the people (guests, staff & community), care of the land & wildlife, care of the brand & product.

Acting with integrity through honesty, fairness and accountability.

Responsibility in all actions.

Salary R 8 000 including accommodation and company benefits. Gratuities over and above the amount of the salary.

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Head Trails Guide.

Exclusive 5* Game Lodge – Hluhluwe – KZN

Minimum 2 years experience as Trails guide in a big five area

Full Trails Guide Qualification

FGASA Level 1

POSLEC/ SASSETA

First Aid Level 1

DEAT registered

Code 08 licence with valid PDP

Excellent Guest Relation skills required.

Must be well spoken and presentable

Be mature & professional with sober habits

Salary R 10 000 – R 12 000 negotiable including accommodation and company benefits.

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Field Guide.

Exclusive 5* Game Lodge – Hoedspruit

World Class Game Lodge.

Minimum 2 years experience as field guide in a big five area

FGASA Level 1 ( minimum requirement )

FGASA full Trails qualifications

POSLEC/ SASSETA

First Aid Level 1

DEAT registered

Code 08 licence with valid PDP

Must be well spoken and presentable

Be mature & professional with sober habits

Salary R 6 500 negotiable including accommodation and company benefits.

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Field Guide.

Exclusive 5* Game Lodge – Mpumalanga.

Our client is seeking an enthusiastic Field Guide who is dedicated to conservation and education.

Requirements for the position :

Lead Trails or close to obtaining lead trails

First Aid level 1

Game Drive & Bushwalk experience in a Big 5 area

FGASA 1 with 2 – 3 years 5* Game Lodge guiding experience required.

DEAT &  CATHSSETA certificate.

THETA NQF 2 or above and VPDA  (TG16).

Valid Driver’s License and PDP.

Valid First Aid Certificate

Rifle Handling POSLEC/Advanced

Salary R 5 500 negotiable  including accommodation and company benefits.

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Field Guide.

Exclusive 5* Game Lodge – Kruger National Park.

Full Trails Guide or Back – up.

A minimum of 5 years work experience as a field guide in a similar lodge environment

A level 2 FGASA qualification or higher with theory and practical completed

Registered with DEAT and THETA in terms of improving his/her qualifications

Passed the Kruger National Park rifle assessment as well as the trails guide examination.

Valid first aid certificate

SASSETA Certificates

A valid South African Code 8 Driver’s license and PDP

Signed Driver’s Code of Conduct

Excellent communication and people handling skills

An inherent passion for observing, sharing and learning about wildlife

The ability to work on his/her own with enthusiasm

Flexible in that he/she is willing to change plans on the spur of the moment and is willing to innovate in the interests of the guest and the company

Confident but humble

Co-operative – and keen to work with the balance of the team in the interests of the lodge and the guests

Organized – with attention to detail and time

A developmental approach to his/her staff and colleagues

Professional and neat in personal appearance and image

Standard Company Benefits:

Cost to Company Package

Provident Fund

Medical Aid

Live in

Meals provided

Uniform provided

Salary R 8 000  including accommodation and company benefits.

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Field Guide.

Exclusive 5* Game Lodge – Eastern Cape.

FGASA 1 or 2 with further 3 years 5* Game Lodge guiding experience required.

DEAT & THETA registration.

Valid Driver’s License and PDP

Valid First Aid Certificate

Rifle Handling POSLEC/Advanced

Trails Guide Qualification.

Exceeding expectations of Guests, staff and management

Care of the people (guests, staff & community), care of the land & wildlife, care of the brand & product.

Acting with integrity through honesty, fairness and accountability.

Responsibility in all actions.

Salary R 7 000 – R 9 500 including accommodation and company benefits. Gratuities over and above the amount of the salary.

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