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Current positions available include:

Bay of Fires Lodge Walk

Ansons Bay, Tasmania


Bay of Fires Lodge Manager & Bay of Fires Field Operations Manager

Applications now CLOSED

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the award-winning Tasmanian Walking Company Walk as a Field Operations management team.

We are seeking dedicated team of two eco-tourism professionals to fill the roles of Lodge Manager and Field Operations Manager for our unique Bay of Fires Lodge Walk.

Reporting to the Tasmanian Walking Company Operations Manager, these positions have full responsibility for the Lodge, Forester Beach Camp and walk operations including (but not limited to):

  • Work Health and Safety
  • Catering (high quality)
  • Hosting and service
  • Guest satisfaction and staff management
  • Camp and lodge provisioning
  • Field operations
  • Cleaning
  • Track work and maintenance

Applicants must be Australian citizens, or have permanent working rights in Australia, in order to be eligible for these roles.

For more information about this amazing opportunity, including a full position description, please contact Human Resources at the Tasmanian Walking Company:

Tel: + 61 (0)3 6392 2211
Fax: +61 (0)3 6392 2277
Email: admin@taswalkingco.com.au

To apply, please forward a cover letter introducing yourself and a current résumé, including professional references, to the email address above.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Cradle Mountain Huts & Bay of Fires Walks

Overland Track & Bay of Fires, Tasmania


Guides - Overland Track and Bay of Fires

Please be advised that applications for Walking Guides for our 1415 walking season are now CLOSED.

 

We will be short listing and arranging interviews with prospective guides prior to our pre-season training.

However, if you are interested in future guiding with the Tas Walking Co, please feel free to drop us a line and inquire about the next planned recruitment phase. We are always on the lookout for experienced and talented guides.

 

General information on what we are looking for in a walking guide:

 

Guiding for the Tasmanian Walking Co. is a unique opportunity to work in some of the most pristine wilderness locations in Tasmania and to meet a variety of people from all around the world. Guiding is a challenging job, requiring high levels of responsibility and accountability.

You must be able to work in an open, co-operative team manner with your fellow guide(s) and guests in order to achieve high levels of guest satisfaction.

You will ideally have bush walking experience in Tasmania and Australia; a good knowledge of the National Park you intend to apply for; an ability to share your knowledge and provide interpretation about the area, the flora, fauna, history to individuals and groups of up to ten people; and hospitality experience, including cooking, food preparation, presentation and service.

A solid awareness of group management, safety and risk management is a major component of becoming a guide for the Tasmanian Walking Company.

All guides need to be available to participate in our pre-season training program, which includes an induction day held at our head office and a practical training multi-day program.  Your participation in ongoing training is also required throughout the season.  Our communication and training is taken very seriously and we encourage participation and contributions from all members of the guiding team.

 

REQUIRED qualifications for ALL guides (all AUS nationally recognised)

Cradle Mountain Huts

  • Current Applied First Aid Certificate (Workplace Level II)
  • Current CPR certificate
  • Food Handling Level 1 certificate (component of Cert. III Hospitality)
  • Responsible Service of Alcohol certificate

Bay of Fires Lodge Walk

  • Current Applied First Aid Certificate (Workplace Level II)
  • Current Surf Bronze Medallion (includes CPR certificate)
  • Food Handling Level 1 certificate (component of Cert. III Hospitality)
  • Responsible Service of Alcohol certificate

REQUIRED qualifications for all LEAD Guides (all AUS nationally recognised)

Cradle Mountain Huts

  • Wilderness First Aid

Bay of Fires Lodge Walk

  • Public Passenger Vehicle License

DESIRABLE qualifications for ALL Guides (all AUS nationally recognised)

  • Certificate III and IV in Tourism (Guiding)
  • Certificate IV Outdoor Recreation (Advanced Bushwalking and Flat Water skills)
  • Wilderness First Aid
  • Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management
  • Australian Canoeing Sea Guide Award

To request a detailed job description and application form please contact Human Resources:

Tel: + 61 (0)3 6392 2211
Fax: +61 (0)3 6392 2277
Email: admin@taswalkingco.com.au

or apply online.

Applications for 1415 now CLOSED


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