Couples Position - Live In

TangleWood Nature Estate, located in the North West, is looking for a couple with strong hospitality experience to join a small team. While not preferred, we will consider two single candidates.

 

Our main business is camping, self-catering tented and other accommodation, day visitors, & boat launching onto Boskop Dam. We are also starting to develop our venue and new outdoor activities. We service the local market. (Not a 5 * Lodge with Big 5.)

 

Family owned with both owners mostly working out of country. Candidates must be mature and able to work unsupervised. 

Ideal candidates will have a love for the outdoors and enjoy living in a remote area. Position requires a good understanding of camp/lodge operations and staff management. Valid drivers license and own transport essential. 45 hour working week over weekends and holidays with time off in the week. 

 

Offer

  • Couple Salary R18k - R22k (DOE) + Onsite Accommodation.

  • Unfurnished flat is suitable for 2 persons. Pets by arrangement.   

  • Interested candidates can send a current CV with contactable references to admin@tanglewoodnatureestate.com

 

​Successful candidates meeting these requirements will be contacted within 10 days for an interview. Please consider your application unsuccessful if not contacted. Applications close 15 May 2022. 

HIS

OVERSEE GROUNDS, MAINTENANCE & SECURITY

  • Minimum 3 - 5 years experience

  • Effectively manage small cross cultural team. 

  • Organised, proactive, but can also take instruction. 

  • Remain calm under pressure.  

  • Excellent communication skills. Fluent in English.  

  • Oversee grounds, property maintenance, and security arrangements. Must be hands on with all-round maintenance skills. 

    • Strong plumbing skills

    • Grounds irrigation, knowledge of grass cutting equipment and equipment maintenance, 

    • Excellent pool maintenance skills

    • Working knowledge of gas geysers, boreholes, water pumps, and generators. 

    • Basic electrical maintenance

    • Small building projects and basic wood work. 

HERS

OVERSEE HOUSEKEEPING, VENUE AND ACT AS FOH RELIEF

 

  • Matric + relevant hospitality qualification.

  • 3 - 5 years in a Camp/Lodge/Guest House. 

  • Oversee housekeeping and staff, training, and stock.

  • Oversee venue hire (quotes, preparation, on the day)

  • Relief for FOH (bookings, check ins, front office admin.) 

  • Computer literate (MS Office, MS Word, Excel)

  • Knowledge of NightsBridge, and SAGE Accounting an  advantage.

  • Must be able to plan, prioritise, work without supervision. 

  • Professional, well groomed, with strong communication and inter personnel skills. Attention to detail and high expectations of cleanliness. 

  • Comfortable using Social Media is a bonus.