Overview

Experienced Glacier Guide
Starting February 2019

Fox Glacier Guiding is seeking an experienced glacier guide to join our team this summer.

This is an opportunity to guide in a stunning location where glaciers, rainforest and the ocean meet, at the foot of New Zealand’s highest mountains.  You can enjoy climbing, tramping, hunting, fishing, and kayaking right outside your back door.

We offer:

·         A pay rate that recognises qualifications & experience

·         A flexible work environment

·         Opportunities for further development and training

·         A supportive team atmosphere

Requirements:

·         At least one season guiding on hard ice

·         Proven fitness and step-cutting skill

·         Ability to engage visitors and deliver quality interpretation

·         Spotless safety record

·         Current First Aid qualification

·         Eligibility to work in New Zealand

·         A full driver’s licence

Preferred Skills:

·         NZMGA Hard Ice Guide Certification

·         NZ Class 2 licence with a Passenger Endorsement

·         Fluent speaker in Mandarin Chinese

·         Pre-Hospital Emergency Care certificate

Candidates that lack requisite glacier experience but have extensive guiding experience in outdoor tourism will be considered.

Job offer is conditional on passing a drug and alcohol test.

 

Applications close 4pm Thursday 13th December 2018.

Contact Kat Vaughan directly for an application form:
guidinghr@foxguides.co.nz          03 751 0325 (ext 5)