Kayak Guide or Lead Kayak Guide

We are a Tour operator based in Taupo offering a variety of guided kayaking, kayaking fishing & mountain biking tours. We are looking for someone passionate about the outdoor, who wants to share their passion with others. And if you like Mountain Biking – we can offer you this discipline in this position too.

You will need to be;

  • Self-motivated, confident, friendly and outgoing.
  • Have good kayak handling skills and previous experience or studying towards these
  • Able to instruct and lead others
  • Have the ability to organize and work will with within groups of people of all ages, nationalities and in sometimes challenging weather conditions.
  • Be flexible to work on call and weekends
  • Have current first aid certificate
  • Full driver’s License preferred

This position could suit someone who has;

  • Just completed an outdoor institute qualification, or already has NZOIA or Skoanz qualification, or close to completing any of these.
  • Or someone who is already guiding, with some good experience.
  • Or for someone looking at taking the next step in their career into a Lead / senior guiding position, or who may already be at a lead / senior guide level.
  • Having an outdoor qualification is preferable, but not essential.

If you are into mountain biking there is more to experience too!!

If you want to know more about this position, a job description is available on email request only. If you feel that you can fit this position – please email your CV to info@tka.co.nz  with header note: Kayak Guide.  Or Contact Lisa on 0274 801 231.

Alpine Walking Guide

We are a Tour operator based in Taupo offering a variety of guided kayaking, mountain biking & soon to be Tongariro Alpine Crossing and other walking tours.

We are looking for someone who is;

  • Passionate about the outdoors and who wants to share their passion with others
  • To assist us with technical advisory function of alpine guiding
  • Assist us with training & induction of new guides
  • And if you like Kayaking & Mountain Biking – we can offer you these discipline in this position too.

You will need to be;

  • NZOIA Alpine 1 qualified or similar
  • Have good alpine walking skills and previous experience
  • Self-motivated, confident, friendly and outgoing.
  • Able to instruct and lead others
  • Have the ability to organize and work will with within groups of people of all ages, nationalities and in sometimes challenging weather conditions.
  • Be flexible to work on call and weekends
  • Have current first aid certificate
  • Full driver’s License preferred

If you are into kayaking or mountain biking there is more to experience too!!

If you want to know more about this position a job description is available on email request only.  If you feel that you can fit this position – please email your CV to info@tka.co.nz  with header note: Alpine Walking Guide.  Or Contact Lisa on 0274 801 231.