Bushwalking Guides (salaried)

Position available at Tasmanian Walking Company

The Tasmanian Walking Company are proudly Tasmanian and have been walking for over 30 years. Offering true Australian hospitality, our chef designs your meals, our guides connect you, and our accommodation comforts and shelters you. Our history and reputation will be with you every step of the way.

Make the most of this exciting opportunity to join our vibrant and multi-award winning team as a full-rime or part-time Bushwalking Guide, helping to provide the very best in adventure and ecotourism wilderness guiding, and ensuring we meet our guests' high expectations.

The right individuals will have hospitality and prior wilderness guiding experience, and be passionate about creating connection with people and place. Offered on a part-time or full-time basis as agreed upon by the successful applicants and the Regional Experience Manager, our guiding roles will have you walking and working on one or more of the Cradle Mountain Huts Walk (Tas), the Bay of Fires Lodge Walk (Tas), the Three Capes Lodge Walk (Tas), and the Twelve Apostles Lodge Walk (Vic).

The successful candidates for this role will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Relevant bush walking experience and a good knowledge of the National Parks the walks are situated in
  • Demonstrable knowledge and ability to provide interpretation about the area, the flora, fauna, and history to guests
  • Well-developed customer service, communication, leadership, and teamwork skills
  • Hospitality experience; cooking, food preparation, presentation, and service
  • Passion for nature, people and providing exceptional experiences
  • Ability to maintain a clear view and professional approach in stressful situations
  • Be able to resolve conflict or confrontation in a calm proactive manner
  • Be confident giving and receiving constructive feedback on systems and performance
  • Current Wilderness First Aid (SISSS00126)
  • Provide Responsible Service of Alcohol (SITHFAB002)
  • Food Handling Level 1(SITXFSA001)

If you love the outdoors and are passionate about the eco-tourism industry, then this role offers it all!

For a position description and more information, please contact The Tasmanian Walking Company:

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

Applications close at 9am 1st February 2021.


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