Overview

We are renowned for providing quality guided and independent adventure experiences in the Marlborough Sounds. Our trips appeal to the younger more adventurous backpackers, through to the mature aged traveler – all looking for a fun and social adventure in this magnificent part of New Zealand.

We are looking for a vital team member to join our busy operation based in Picton. This position is full time starting October 2018, finishing around May 2019 (possibility to extend into winter months for right applicant). Usually 5 days a week, you work on a roster basis including one day in the weekend.

This role will be predominantly operations based, with an occasional guiding element. The applicant will need to have a high level of practical & maintenance skills. They must be able to demonstrate strong leadership and supervision skills for our seasonal guides, as well as support for the Manager. It will suit an experienced guide looking for more regular working hours and ready to take on more responsibility.

Candidates must have:
*Previous sea kayaking experience
*Kayak qualification equivalent to NZOIA Level 1
*Minimum 3 seasons commercial Guiding
*Current First Aid Certificate
*Full Drivers License for 2 years (P Endorsement is required but we can assist with acquiring this if not already held)
*High level of professionalism.

Web: www.marlboroughsounds.co.nz

If you enjoy working as part of a small team with a high customer focus level, in a fun filled, ever-changing work environment then please send your CV to

Tagged as: adventure tourism, Guide, mountain biking, operations manager, sea kayaking, walking