CONSERVATION VACANCIES

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Field Guide Training Instructor

Conservation Institution – Mpumalanga

Qualified Facilitator/FGASA Assessor (advantageous)

5 to 10 Years’ appropriate experience at Exclusive Game Lodges

FGASA Level 2 or 3 Guide with Lead Trails (individuals with Level 3 theory will also be considered)

Former experience as Senior Guide or Head Guide.

Traceable references

Min. 5 years’ Big 5 Guiding experience in a luxury lodge environment

Prior experience in training and facilitation beneficial

Responsible for the Field Guide training of the College within the framework of the approved curriculum.

Salary Highly negotiable market related. Accommodation available.

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Head Guide.

Exclusive Luxury 5* Game Lodge – Hoedspruit – Limpopo.

P.D.P. (Professional Drivers Permit)

First aid level 1/2/3

F.G.A.S.A. level 2/3

T.H.E.T.A. qualification

D.E.A.T. registration

S.A.S.S.E.T.A. certification

Minimum of 4 years guiding experience in a big 5 game reserve

Full trail guide qualification

Advanced weapons-handling qualification

Previous head ranger or assistant head ranger experience

Strong management skills

Team player.

Salary R 15 000 Live / in – meals on duty and company benefits.

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Assistant Reserve Manager.

Private Big 5 Game Reserve Limpopo Province

Must have relevant 3 to 5 years’ experience as Assistant Reserve Manager for BIG 5 Game Reserve.

Relevant qualification for the position of Assistant Reserve Manager.

Must have a valid driver’s licence, own transport advised.

Management of small staff complement

Fence patrols and maintenance, (Electric Fencing).

Anti-Poaching prevention

Animal Monitoring.

Game Counts.

Veld Management.

Road Maintenance.

Fire Control.

Using telemetry to locate and monitor collared Lions.

Water Infrastructure management and maintenance.

Bush encroachment control.

Invasive Plant Control.

Must have a stable work record.

Basic Financial Understanding.

Good Computer skills in MS Office (Work, Excel, Outlook).

Reliable, Ethical, Confidentiality driven, Motivated, Sales Orientated, Honest, Passionate.

Valid RSA ID

Salary R 10 000 including company benefits.

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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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Field Guide / FOH Couple

Intimate Luxury Game Lodge – Kruger National Park

We are looking for a vibrant energetic experienced couple for this vacancy.

He: Field Guide / Trails Guide

She : Front Office & Guest Relations.

3 years 5* Game Lodge experience required.

FGASA 1

Trails Guide qualification or back up

DEAD registered

Competency Advanced Rifle handling

Valid PDP

Traceable references

Matric will be a requirement for this position.

Valid Code B driver’s licence.

A criminal clearance certificate will be required.

Must have a valid South African ID.

Excellent communication skills.

Must be able to work in a team environment.

Salary FOH R 6 500

Salary Field Guide R 5 500

including accommodation and company benefits.

Gratuities over and above the amount of the salary.

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Trails Guide

Leading Game Lodge Limpopo Province

Requirements

  • FGASA LEVEL 1
  • DEAD registered
  • Full Trails qualified
  • Competency Advanced Rifle handling
  • Valid PDP
  • Traceable references
  • Matric will be a requirement for this position.
  • Valid Code B driver’s licence.
  • A criminal clearance certificate will be required.
  • Must have a valid South African ID.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment.

Salary R 8 500 including accommodation and company benefits. Gratuities over and above the amount of the salary.

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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 8 000 – R 9 500 including accommodation and company benefits. Gratuities over and above the amount of the salary.

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Field Guide

Exquisite 5* Game Lodge

Madikwe Game Reserve North West Province

The successful candidate needs to have the following requirements :

  • Have 2 – 3 years experience working in a Big 5 Reserve.
  • Great personality, sound knowledge and solid track record.
  • Responsible and high levels of ethics.
  • Possess all the necessary qualifications for guiding in Madikwe Game Reserve.
  • FGASA Level 1 minimum, DEAT registered, PDP, First Aid, ARH, SAPS Rifle Competency
  • A Trails Guide qualification, whilst not essential, would certainly be an added asset, will look at a backup trails guide if motivated.
  • The successful applicant will share drives with our other Field Guide.

Salary: R 8 500.00 – R 10 000.00 per month Basic. Live in incl 100% Medical Aid and Provident Fund.

Live in incl 100% Medical Aid and Provident Fund.

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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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Field 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 6 500 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 8 000 – R 9 500 including accommodation and company benefits. Gratuities over and above the amount of the salary.

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