Fixed term commencing October 2018 through to February 2019.

Mō tātou, ā, mō kā uri ā muri ake nei – for us and our children after us.

Kia ora! Want to work for Ngāi Tahu Tourism, one of the largest tourism operators in Aotearoa? We currently host more than one million manuhiri (visitors) a year across our 13 iconic businesses with a 14th, the All Blacks Experience, due to open in 2020.

We’re on the hunt for a Base Coordinator superstar – a helpful, friendly person who doesn’t mind pitching in to get the job done.

Franz Josef Glacier Guides gives visitors the opportunity to experience the most remarkable glacier environment available to the general public anywhere in the world.

We take great pride in warmly welcoming manuhiri (visitors) to our experiences. Manaakitanga (hospitality) is one of the core values that drives the way we do business. As hosts, we care for our customers and our team as our own whānau.

Offering a range of glacier hiking tours to suit all levels of fitness and ability, Franz Josef Glacier Guides is an internationally-recognised guiding operation and prides itself on providing the most incredible glacier experience.

We offer not only a unique experience for visitors, but also an awesome place to work.

We have one fixed term position available, based in Franz Josef.

A little bit about you

We’re after someone who can:

  • organise effective and efficient operations at base
  • provide clear communication to team members
  • plays nicely in a team
  • keep cool under pressure
  • work shifts on weekdays, weekends and public holidays
  • is open to learning about Ngāi Tahu culture and stories

Anything could happen in a day – and we need someone who isn’t afraid of a long and varied to-do list!

If “Kia ora and welcome to Franz Josef Glacier Guides rolls off your tongue, get in touch!

Looking to find out a little bit more about us?

Check us out here: http://www.ngaitahutourism.co.nz/

Our purpose is to make the connection – with our customers, through our people, to our place and to Ngāi Tahu.

Cool things we offer

  • Competitive pay
  • Excellent training
  • Company discounts
  • An awesome place to work!


Haere mai and APPLY NOW by visiting workforus.nttourism.co.nz (Job Code 27140).

Please contact Rebecca Sharp with any questions on 03 752 0236.

Franz Josef Glacier Guides is a fun, unique and safe place to work and we’d like to keep it that way. Before starting with us, you’ll go through a range of checks, including drug and alcohol testing. Health and safety is super important and this is part of how we keep you, our team and our customers safe.

You must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand to apply for this role.

Applications close 26 September 2018.

Tagged as: operations, team leader, tourism