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The Ultimate Eco Adventure Tour Guide

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Job Description

The Ultimate Eco Adventure Tour Guide

Find Out How You Can

  • Have The Best Job In The World

Ask Greg Snell, Winner of Tourism Australia’s “Best Job In The World” Competition who worked with us in 2013/14

  • Gain Experience at a Multi Award Winning Eco Adventure Tourism Business

With 6 South Australian Tourism Awards and 5 Consecutive Trip Advisor “Certificate of Excellence”

  • Live and Work at Little Sahara and Vivonne Bay, Australia’s Best Beach

Little Sahara Interpretive Centre, 2015 Master Builders National Environment and Energy Efficiency Commercial Building Award. Second office at Vivonne Bay, a ten minute drive from Little Sahara

  • Be Part of The Exciting Growth of Tourism on Kangaroo Island

Estimated 30% growth in tourism numbers to Kangaroo Island by 2020

With activities ranging from sandboard / toboggan hire at Little Sahara to Guided Tours utilising the Quads, Fatbikes and Kayaks, you will be guiding our guests through some of the most amazing parts of Kangaroo Island that nobody else gets to experience.

You need to be an experienced, enthusiastic, and self-motivated tour guide to join our team.

You are comfortable with, and experienced at, working in a busy environment with many variables and also driven to continually improve your skills and your workplace during the quieter seasons.

Your office skills are excellent and you are very good at, and enjoy, organising and creating systems, and updating and improving standard operating policies and procedures for your workplace to operate more effectively and efficiently.

You always provide a high level of customer service to guests and receive awesome reviews from them.

Your primary role will be to safely turn our guest’s holiday into an adventure and give them memories that will last a lifetime.

You must be able to provide accurate and interesting information to customers, be knowledgeable about our products, the history of the area, other frequently asked for tourism info and native plants and wildlife.

You have to quickly and efficiently answer onsite, phone and email inquiries, take bookings and correctly enter them into our booking system, operate the till and eftpos machine and hire out equipment.

You lead our guests through terrain that is only accessible on our tours and are able to effectively adapt tours to changes in environment or ability of customers.

You have a licence and the skills to safely drive a manual vehicle on Australian roads.

You have the fitness and ability to safely lead tours on quads (ATV), fatbikes, sit on top kayaks and on foot.

At all times you act and ride in a responsible, competent and professional manner.

Previous guiding experience is essential and current Senior First Aid Certification is required.

The following skills are not essential but would be highly regarded. Advanced bike maintenance (either push bike or ATV), office skills, general maintenance skills.

Full training is provided for all tours and procedures.

Above award wages negotiated according to experience and abilities, performance based incentives also apply.

Guaranteed to average at least 35 hours per week, full time position available for the right person after trial period.

Assistance will be provided to find accommodation on Kangaroo Island.



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