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Fixed Term Trekking guides

At this moment we are looking to fill out fixed term Horse trekking guide roles from October 2023 till April 2024

We are a horse trekking company located near the small mountain town of Glenorchy, 45 minutes drive from Queenstown. A magical place to live and work. We provide fun and educational rides where safety comes first. For most of our customers this is a once in a lifetime experience.

This position is suitable for experienced riders who are keen learners. We follow the Parelli Natural Horsemanship philosophy in training our horses and we teach its elements to our customers as well. This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to become a better horseman as we educate you on the job.

Some of the jobs you will be responsible for:

- feeding, grooming, taking care of horses' well-being

- guiding treks, educating the riders and providing information about the area, sharing knowledge about horses

- warming up horses using the Parelli 7 games

- keeping the yard and customer area tidy

What do we expect from you:

- professional presentation

- eye for detail

- good time management skills and work ethic

- positive and progressive attitude

What you can expect from us:

- support in your education

- help to grow in the role

- accommodation

You must have a legal right to work in New Zealand. We do not offer sponsorship to new applicants.

Are you suitable for this job? Send your CV and cover letter to to apply.

New role at Lighthorse Adventures for an Admin/Reception/Bookings Team Member

The Role:

Meet and greet our wonderful Guests with a cheery and can-do attitude

Checking and answering emails appropriately

A mind for safety, ensuring all guests are fitted with safety gear and given briefings

Cleaning and tidying all guest areas

Creating and sorting media for photo packs and social media

Additional admin tasks such as invoicing and payroll for the right candidate

This is an active and varied role. We are looking for a long-term, full-time team member.
While your duties will be primarily office-based based you will need to be an active and reasonably fit person. We foster a caring, positive team environment with a chance to join in with and learn Parelli Natural Horsemanship from a professional, qualified instructor.

What we expect from you:

Must have legal right to work in NZ

Professional presentation

Capable and versatile

Flexible with working hours

Calm and decisive

Excellent customer service skills

Client-focused, with clear communication skills

Detail oriented


Some knowledge of horses and horsemanship is a plus, but we can offer training for the right candidate.

To apply please email your CV and cover letter to Please include your available start date and a current contact number.