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Kayak Guide / All round superstar

JobAdventure outfittersWanaka, New Zealand

Description

We're hiring! We are looking for a proactive and passionate Kayak/SUP Guides to be a part of the team this summer. You must share a passion for sustainable tourism, love the outdoors and thrive on delivering an awesome customer experience. It’s all hands on deck - you’ll be working in a varied environment; guiding trips, managing beach rentals, driving our clients and instructing. We’re a small team, so it’s key that you’re enthusiastic about all areas of our business. Paddle Wanaka is a locally owned kayak and stand-up-paddleboard business, offering both guided and unguided lake trips, guided river trips, freedom rentals and Kayak/SUP instruction. We provide a safe, professional and honest service and are looking for like-minded people to join our awesome team. Dates of employment are October 2019 to March/April 2020. You must also be available for our staff training week (last week of September). PLEASE INCLUDE the following in your application: A cover letter and CV List of certifications (include expiry dates or plans for updating or acquiring certifications) Kayaking / guiding experience Minimum of 2 references Statement of why you think you would be a good fit For more information about these positions please contact us.

Availability

2019

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Min. stay

6 months

Max. stay

7 months

Skills we are looking for

GuidesGuides
Sea kayaking guide

- NZOIA Sea Kayak Leader (minimum)

- Advanced First Aid cert

- Full Drivers Licence with P-Endorsement

- Customer Service experience

- Highly organised and can work well under pressure

* Ideal candidates will also have, or be working towards, their NZ Skipper certification

What are the job details

Work/WeekWork/Week
To be discussed
Hours/DayHours/Day
To be discussed
SalarySalary
To be discussed
ApplicantsApplicants
Local
National
RequirementsRequirements
Proof of certifications
Work Visa
Must speak:Must speak:
English

*Work days and hours will vary with the season and the weather

What's in it for you

Room typeRoom type
FoodFood
Meals not provided
Access to sport equipmentAccess to sport equipment
Kayak
Bring your own
PerksPerks
Tours & Activities

- Best office in Wanaka

- A great work environment with competitive pay rates

- A small, friendly awesome team

- Opportunities for professional development

- Flexible work conditions

Adventures near by

LandLand
Canyoning
MTB
OceanOcean
Kitesurf
Sea kayak
Wind/AirWind/Air
Windsurf
Paraglide
Skydive
WaterWater
Kayak
Raft
SUP

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