Overview

Salary as per Misc Award
Casual position

Park Trek Walking Holidays is a well-established tour company which has been delivering walking holidays around Australia for 20 years. We are seeking a walking tour guide to coordinate and host a range of walking tours in Tasmania. This is a casual position so the number of tours per month will vary on the season. Tours range from 4 to 5 days in duration.

Tour destinations include:

  • Bay of Fires
  • Cradle Mountain
  • Tarkine Wilderness
  • Three Capes & Tasman Peninsula
  • Bruny Island.

Key Accountabilities/Requirements

  • The successful applicant will have an interest in natural history, flora and fauna and knowledge of walking trails in some if not all the destinations listed above.
  • The successful applicant will also need to possess he following personal traits:
    • Organised
    • Exceptional communication skills
    • Flexible
    • Open to change
    • Excellent problem solver.

Other requirements

  • Certificate III or higher qualification in guiding, outdoor recreation, outdoor leadership, environmental science or education, or equivalent work experience in small group walking tours or a similar environment
  • Hold a current Wilderness First Aid certificate (SISSS00126), remote first aid certificate, equivalent first aid qualification or higher
  • Hold a current cardiopulmonary resuscitation certificate (HLTAID001)
  • Hold food safety certification
  • Hold a current driver’s license (Medium Rigid license an advantage)
  • Hold Public Passenger Vehicle accreditation in Tasmania or be able to obtain prior to commencement of the tour season
  • Experience preparing meals for groups.

This is an exciting opportunity for a guide to be part of an established business. If you have a passion for the great outdoors, looking for a new challenge or change of pace then we want to hear from you.

To apply please send your CV and any relevant qualifications to Shawna, Operations Manager  email: tasmania@parktrek.com.au

Applications close when suitable candidates recruited.

 

To apply for this job email your details to tasmania@parktrek.com.au.