Qualified Field Guide and Lead Trails Guide

  • Permanent
  • Ref #410877AH
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Madikwe, North West Province, South Africa, Africa
  • Hospitality
Employer Description

A 5* Game lodge located in the Madikwe Game Reserve in the North West Province.

Job Description

Job Description

  • Field Guide / Game Ranger in Madikwe Game Reserve (Big 5 area)
  • Conducting Game Drives & Bush walks with mostly International guests
  • Overall responsibility for ensuring a high-quality bush experience for assigned guests
  • Being part of the lodges Ranger team of 5 guides in total
  • Prepared to help in other areas of the lodge, especially in maintenance, if required


FGASA Level 2 (minimum FGASA Level 1) qualification. Lead Trails Certificate and being able to conduct bush walks (this would be an advantage over other candidates). Having a personal rifle and being prepared to bring it to work would be an advantage over other candidates.


Experience on the job as a field guide in a similar environment (Big5 reserve) and at a lodge of similar level (high end, 5 Star). Excellent communications and entertaining skills. Team-Player who feels well being part of small team of rangers.

Salary / Package

R8,500-R11,000 per month dependent on level of experience and qualifications


Monthly fix salary to be discussed based on profile and qualifications, minimum salary of ZAR 8’500, for Lead Trails Guide ZAR 11,000. Annual Bonus based on performance. Keeping Gratuities. Pension Plan with 7.5% company contribution of fix salary. Accommodation (own room & bathroom). Uniform. Meals. Free wifi.