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ROCKJUMPER WORLDWIDE BIRDING ADVENTURES

Rockjumper Worldwide Birding Adventures (www.rockjumperbirding.com) is always looking to employ dynamic, passionate and talented individuals. We are currently on the lookout for an experienced Tour Consultant to join our rapidly growing Private Tours Department based in Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal.

The ideal candidate should have the following characteristics:

  • A passion for travel and tourism
  • Be dynamic and open to a fast paced environment
  • Determined to always give great customer service
  • A background in or currently employed in a sales environment
  • Pays careful attention to detail
  • Strong administration skills
  • People orientated and focused
  • Able to handle and deliver on multiple projects
  • Business acumen
  • Keen on wildlife and the outdoors
  • Educated to Tertiary Level
  • Articulate and strong command of written English

what we offer:

  • A dynamic and entrepreneurial working environment
  • Great company perks and benefits
  • Exposure to Global Tourism
  • Competitive salary package

If you would like to apply to this position, please email your updated resume to Megan Taylor using This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please note that if you have not had a response from us within 2 weeks of your application, your application has been unsuccessful.

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ANTI-POACHING TEAM OPERATIONS MANAGER

The Greater Limpopo Carnivore Program (GLCP), established in 2011, is a research and conservation program aimed at improving the conservation of lions, cheetah, wild dog, leopard and spotted hyena across the Greater Limpopo Transfrontier Conservation Area of southern Africa with a particular focus on the Mozambican lands.
The GLCP has recently initiated the Limpopo Carnivore Protection Unit, an anti-poaching program which focuses on the targeted removal of snares and poison to reduce the most detrimental threats to wild lions and other carnivores in the region.
The Greater Limpopo Carnivore Program is seeking applications to fill the position of anti-poaching team operations manager. The position will be based in the Limpopo National Park, Mozambique and function on a yearly contractual basis. This successful candidate will work closely with and report to the program manager and work closely with the team’s rangers and the National Park protection services.


Key responsibilities:
Deploy and collect rangers on patrols
Collect and report information on poaching activities
Drive and maintain anti-poaching vehicle
Conduct supply runs
Collect ecological and poaching data
Maintain a small base camp


Key qualifications:
Highly motivated individual
Strong conservation focus
Experience living and working in remote wilderness
Education and/or experience in either ecology, wildlife management, conservation, guiding or anti-poaching
Drivers licence and clean police check
Basic mechanical knowledge, navigational abilities, first aid, computer skills and survival skills
Organized and adept at improvising and finding solutions.


The position is being offered as a private contract between September 1st to December 31 2017, with option to renew for the following 12 months and yearly afterwards. The candidate will work 3 weeks on 1 week off. Pay is R 6000/month, and includes accommodation. Deadline for applications is August 1, 2017.
Interested candidates can apply with a CV and short cover letter via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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GUIDING OPPORTUNITY IN THE ADDO ELEPHANT NATIONAL (EASTERN CAPE)

Leading 5* Lodge situated on a private concession within Addo NP is looking for a passionate and hardworking, qualified FGASA guide to join the team.
Requirements:
FGASA Field Guide NQF 2 (Level 1)
Rifle Competency certificate (SAPS - white card) 
Valid First aid certificate (min Level 1)
PDP license
CATHSSETA
DEAT/NDT registered,
1-2 years’ experience
Fluent in English
Back-up/Full trails, ARH & any conservation qualifications an advantage.
Position includes accommodation, uniform and meals on duty.

Should you meet the above requirements and wish to apply, please send your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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ARDEN EARTH LOOKING FOR A FRENCH SPEAKING GUIDE

Arden Earth is a new start up Tourism and Environmental company.

We are a young team and are privileged enough to be well travelled already.

We are looking for someone to join our unique ‘out of the box’ team as a Guide who specialises in Photography and very importantly can Speak FRENCH,

HOWEVER as we are a small start-up company we are looking for this person to fulfil that role along with some other responsibilities in marketing and media.

The Candidate will need:

  • FGASA Field Guide NQF2 or in the process of obtaining it.
  • Photographic experience
  • Read and Write in French

We know these are very specific criteria and have been looking for some time but unfortunately they are non-negotiable

Arden Earth est une nouvelle société start-up de Tourisme et protection de l'environnement,

Notre équipe s'est formée récemment, mais nous avons la chance d'avoir déjà beaucoup exploré le monde.

Nous recherchons quelqu'un pour rejoindre notre "unique" équipe, en tant que guide francophone spécialisé en photographie. 

De plus, comme nous sommes une petite entreprise, nous recherchons quelqu'un qui peux remplir ces critères ainsi qu'avoir des connaissances en marketing et media sociaux.

Le candidat doit avoir:

- FGASA niveau 1, ou en cour d'obtention.

- Des expériences photos 

-  Parler et écrire Français couramment

Nous savons que ce sont des critères très spécifiques et nous avons déjà cherché depuis un moment, mais ils ne sont non négociable.

Please contact 

Michael Collen van Staden

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MJEJANE PRIVATE GAME RESERVE– KNP

Lodge Manager / Ranger Position

Mjejane Private Game Reserve – KNP

A position has opened up for a FAGSA qualified Ranger to join the Winchester portfolio of Lodges at Mjejane Game Reserve.

Qualification Requirements :-

5 years of guiding experience

FGASA level 1 or equivalent

Valid First Aid and PDP

Current DEAT

An opportunity has open for the right candidate to be employed in a position of managing a private lodge in Mjejane. As part of their job specifications they will also take owners and guests on game drives.

The package includes competitive salary , accommodation allowance and medical package .

Applicants can forward their CV’s to Mike Whiting on :-

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 0825515276

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SEVERAL POSITIONS IN HOEDSPRUIT AREA RANGING FROM HEAD GUIDES TO JUNIOR GUIDES AND EXPERIENCED FIELD GUIDES

Luxury 5* game lodge situated within Big 5 Reserve, in Hoedspruit, Limpopo, seeks suitably qualified and experienced Field Guides to join our team.

Duties include:

·             Day/Night guided game drives

·             Assist with safari related activities

·             Hosting of guests

·             Routine & Preventative vehicle maintenance

Requirements for this position:

·             Min two years experience as field guide in a big five area

·             Min FGASA NQF2

·             POSLEC/ SASSETA

·             Backup Trails

·             First Aid Level 1

·             DEAT/NDT registered

·             Code 08 licence with valid PDP

·             Must be well spoken and presentable

·             Be mature & professional with sober habits

Leave cycle: 6 weeks on, 2 weeks off

Salary: R 6 500.00 per month CTC - Negotiable depending on experience

Meals, uniform, accommodation included

Please send summarised CV, copy of your ID and necessary qualifications with your application.

Contact:
Lindi Morgan
Cell: +27  83 604 3134
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If you have not received a response within 14 days, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.

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