Salaried Guides

Position available at Tasmanian Walking Company

Make the most of this exciting opportunity to join our vibrant and multi-award winning team as a part-time or full-time Bushwalking Guide, helping to provide the very best in adventure and ecotourism wilderness guiding, and ensuring we meet our guests' high expectations. Guiding is a challenging job, requiring high levels of responsibility and accountability, so you must be able to work in an open, co-operative team manner with your fellow co-workers and guests in order to achieve high levels of guest satisfaction.

The right individual will have hospitality and prior wilderness guiding experience, and be passionate about creating a connection between people and place. Offered on a salaried (either fixed-term or permanent) basis, 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 candidate 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)
  • Mental Health First Aid (recommended)

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:


Applications close at 9am, 21st June 2021

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