Tour Guide, Cruise Captain, Activities Coordinator
Tour Guide, Cruise Captain, Activities Coordinator

Tour Guide, Cruise Captain, Activities Co-ordinator

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Position Title: Tour Guide, Cruise Captain, Activities Co-ordinator

Location: Lawn Hill Gregory Road, MOUNT ISA

State: QLD

Numbers Req'd: -

Listed Date: 07-Nov-2019

Expiry Date: 29-Feb-2020

DESCRIPTION

Adels Grove is seeking to fill the following positions for the 2020 tourist season. It is envisaged that staff will be employed to take responsibility for specific roles. However, staff will be crossed trained and asked to perform different duties as demand dictates and to ensure all tasks are completed.

Activities Coordinator (1)

This is a new position in 2020.We are looking for someone that can take ownership of and run activities for guests. Some ideas include trivia evenings and information sausage sizzles. We are open to ideas. The person filling this role must have great customer service skills, be able to communicate with ease, and be prepared to work evenings.

Essential: RSA, Current driver’s licence, Food Handling Certificates, Qld Blue Card

Cruise Boat Drivers/Guides (2-3)

We have two pontoon boats. Cruise tours are run at Boodjamulla National Park up to eight times a day. We also run cruises ‘Up the Creek’ up to two times a day. The people filling these roles must have great customer service and communicate skills and be able to learn and deliver many facts about the area.

Essential: Current Boat licence, LR endorsed driver’s licence, Qld Drivers Authority, Current first aid

Desirable: Savannah Guide training desirable or willingness to join.

 

Tour Guides (3-4)

We conduct half-day tours to Boodjamulla National Park and of the World Heritage Riversleigh Fossil Field, sunset tours and three-day tours from Mount Isa. We also do bus transfers, transferring guests between Adels Grove, our airstrip and the National Park. We are often called upon to do provide transport to schools and communities visiting Adels Grove. The people filling these roles must have great customer service and communicate skills and be able to learn and deliver many facts about the area. Previous guiding experience would be useful.

Essential: Current LR endorsed driver’s licence, Qld Drivers Authority, Current first aid

Desirable: Savannah Guide training desirable or willingness to join.

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General Employment Information

The remote Adels Grove is located 10km from the Lawn Hill Gorge, Boodjamulla National Park https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/parks/boodjamulla-lawn-hill/and 50km from the world heritage Riversleigh Fossil fields. We offer camping and caravan sites, en-suite rooms, standard rooms, guided tours, a bar, bistro, fish and chip takeaway and shop.

We are happy to say that Adels Grove is alive and thriving following our fire in July 2019.2020 should be an exciting year with reconstruction of the new building taking place. They say good things rise from ashes and we are using the opportunity to make things bigger and better.

Please note:

Working at Adels Grove is a lifestyle choice

We are looking for dedicated people who take pride in and ownership of their work.

Commencement dates range between end of March to mid-June

Hours are not fixed and vary depending on business requirements (we cannot call on a casuals list as no one else ‘lives’ here).When it’s quiet you will get less hours and more when it is busy. Most people work an average of 85 hour per fortnight over the season. You will need to enjoy your downtime as well as busy workloads.

Applicants must be able to work well in a small team and live in a small close-knit community of up to 40 staff

Applicants must be prepared and able to work in a very remote location.

Adels Grove is accessible via outback dirt roads only

Applicants must have their own accommodation (limited staff accommodation is available)

PLEASE NOTE: We have found working at Adels Grove is not suited to people who do not like remote locations or are those who are looking for ‘jobs’ rather than a lifestyle.

Skills and experiences in addition to those listed will be looked on favourably.

Please see our website for more information www.adelsgrove.com.au

Further information can be obtained from Linda on 0401 952 769.

When applying for positions please:

specify what positions you are interested in, dates available to and from

include contact details for two referees, and

forwarded applications to reservations@adelsgrove.com.au.

EMPLOYER DETAILS

Name: Adels Grove

Address: Lawn Hill Gregory Road, MOUNT ISA

State: Queensland

Postcode: 4825

Phone: 0401 952 769

Fax:

Website: www.adelsgrove.com.au

Email: reservations@adelsgrove.com.au

Contact 1: Linda

Contact 2:

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