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GTR is getting ready for the summer rush, and we need “Trail Ride Assistants”

If you are a very experienced horse rider and handler, and love the outdoors and dealing with happy likeminded people, then please send your resume detailing your relevant experience.

The job title is “Trail Ride Assistant” – the position is : Riding our beautiful healthy horses to the beach

In addition of course there’s the yard duties – washing and grooming horses, cleaning tack and feeding our much loved companions.

If this is for you, then please don’t hesitate to show your interest as positions fill fast.

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Gunnamatta Trail Rides (GTR) located on the Mornington Peninsula is one of the largest equine tourism based business’ in Australia.

Due to unprecedented growth, GTR is looking for an outgoing, highly experienced Customer Service Assistant.

Reporting to the Office Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day operation of the front office reception desk, consistently delivering superior levels of Customer service.

You will be required vary shifts including weekends and public holidays as per Company’s demand.

Essential personal attributes should include:

  • Professional presentation
  • Demonstrated experience in a tourism based environment (horse experience not essential)
  • Excellent communication skill with empathy toward inspiring a positive staff culture
  • Highly organised and efficient and flexible in your approach
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Positive team player with a thirst for a new challenge and must be self motivated
  • Most important is your ability to handle a diverse role, prioritise and follow through on tasks unsupervised
  • Above all, an extremely positive attitude, enthusiasm and a sense of accountability for the work you do is paramount to your success.
  • Candidates with a Tourism based background and prior Customer Service experience will only be considered for this exciting and challenging role.

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We are looking for a TEAM of Team Leaders!

Being the best on the peninsula in trail rides means we need the best people leading our enthusiastic and dedicated team of yard staff and Trail Ride Assistants.

As our business explodes with excited outdoor adventures and tourists from all over the world in summer, we are now preparing for our extremely busy season.  This means we need Team Leaders to join us and take on the responsibility of leading our teams of equally motivated and dedicated yard staff, whilst maintaining our very high standard of safety, customer service and horse care.

As a Team Leader, you will have experience in supervising and or managing teams or individuals, along with extensive experience dealing with customers and deadlines.

All yard duties with staff supervision and horse care are a major part of this position.  You are also required to ensure our customers are safe and enjoying their experience of riding our beautiful horses, so being a people person really counts!

Your horse riding experience is a minimum of 5 years, and you are willing and able to work weekends, public holidays and school holidays over summer.

You love riding horses – and to do this on the stunning St Andrews Beach creating amazing memories for our clients is a huge plus and major attraction of this role.

If you are a motivated, bright and empowered person that wants to be a part of a dynamic and iconic business on the Mornington Peninsula, then send your resume and application to:  careers@gunnamatta.com.au

Be sure you mention the above position title TEAM LEADER in your application.

A First Aid certificate and a Working with Children Check is essential. (you can attain this upon appointment of the role if you do not currently have one)

Applicants must have their own transportation, and be available for weekend and holiday work.

This role is exciting and rewarding, so don’t delay in sending your applications in immediately.

Only residents currently living in Victoria will be considered, being local to the Mornington Peninsula is considered highly advantageous.

Applications close 25th Sept.

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  • Hello staff and horses at Gunnamatta Trail Rides. I just wanted to say a massive thank you to all of you for making me love horse riding even more than I did before I started riding with you. All of your horses are so sweet and friendly (except to each other/ sometimes) I have been on lots of you rides ad everyone of them has been as memorable as the next. Once again I would like to thank all of you for the lovely experience! Julia xo

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