Quail Hunting Guide needed at Orvis endorsed Lodge in Georgia ~ Seasonal

Rio Piedra Plantation

Location
Camilla, GA
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
Starting at $300/day . Opportunity to earn more based on experience and performance.
Date Posted
May 12, 2022
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
2-5 yrs

Rio Piedra Plantation is a luxury hunting lodge located in heart of the South Georgia plantation belt, a long-time winter destination for outdoor and quail hunting enthusiasts. As a 3-time Orvis® Endorsed Lodge of the Year Award recipient, Rio Piedra has become world renowned in the sporting community for exceptional quail hunting, well-appointed accommodations and relaxed 5-star dining. We are currently seeking wingshooting guides that share our passion for hunting and strive to provide guests with an authentic hunting experience.

Our season begins October 21st and runs through mid to late-March. We do close briefly for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Ideal candidates will be able to start the week of October 10th.

Job responsibilities

  • Responsible for conducting guided quail hunts with 2 guest per outing
  • Manage dogs to successfully find quail and ensure guests are positioned well for a safe shooting experience
  • Possess strong communication skills and confidently instruct guests in safe gun handling protocols
  • Keep hunt vehicles clean and maintained to high standards
  • Assist in caring for dogs and kennels
  • Continuously demonstrate commitment to genuine hospitality and the Golden Rule
  • Ensure guest have a safe and enjoyable quail hunting experience
  • Collaboratively seeks ways to improve the guest experience and works with team members to incorporate service enhancements
  • Maintain all hunting equipment

Qualifications and desired skills:

Possess a passion for upland wingshooting and a desire to provide intimate knowledge of the surrounding area, flora, fauna, natural history.

Exceptional interpersonal skills:

  • Outgoing and genuine desire to create a personal connection with guests
  • Ability to recognize when guests may want more or less interaction
  • Genuine desire to understand and anticipate guests needs and wants
  • 1+ years as a wing shooting guide
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, clean driving record and able to drive manual transmission jeeps
  • Must have/ability to obtain a valid Georgia hunting license

Other Competencies/soft skills

  • Positive, can do attitude
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to reliability- arrive on-time for work and maintain perfect attendance
  • Genuine desire to foster and work in a team-oriented environment; collaboratively work with other team members

Additional perks include

  • All guides given 2 English cockers with a 2 season commitment
  • With over 100 pointers on-hand at Rio Piedra, guides may use our dogs or bring their own
  • Discounts on pro shop purchases
  • Lunch included on days worked
  • Flexible schedule

TO APPLY: Forward bio & resume to our email address.

Visit website here: https://riopiedraplantation.com/

Rio Piedra Plantation - Georgia

Rio Piedra Plantation - Georgia

Rio Piedra Plantation - Georgia

Rio Piedra Plantation - Georgia

Email
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