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Job Role & Description

Taiwan Adventure Outings is a young, innovative, socially and environmentally conscious travel company. As a part of the team, the Guide plays a fundamental role in successfully running tours in Taiwan, providing the main point of contact among Taiwan Adventure Outings employees.

 

Responsibilities

As a guide, you are responsible for;

  • Presenting yourself in a professional manner at all times when imparting information and knowledge of visited areas; you have to be present alongside your guests, and participate in wildlife spotting and nature talks including post activity communication when you are guiding.
  • Practice responsible tourism including advising tourists to do the same.
  • Continuously improve your knowledge on forests, wildlife and technical skills for hiking and camping including the nature of our business that is centered on responsible tourism and community tourism initiatives.
  • Ensure tourists satisfaction and safety.
  • Manage logistics – Coordination with drivers and operators, and overlooking the entire trip flow and operations.
  • When not guiding you, will work on various projects in the office that will include administration, logistic and operational tasks.
  • Continuously promoting the company (i.e. invite guests to review on TripAdvisor, Facebook Page, etc).
  • Ensure First Aid Kit is available and supplies are accordingly to the checklist.
  • To attend all training plans scheduled by Head of Departments.
  • To check the vehicle for any left items by guests, and report to Operations Team.
  • Report immediately of any incident or near-miss to the Operations team.
  • Good working rapport with Operations Team, Drivers and colleagues.

On our camping and expedition trips, aside from guiding guests you will also be involved in;

  • Pre-trip preparation (purchasing and packing of supplies, cooking, setting up tents and/or hammocks).
  • Post-trip (Unpacking and making sure all gear are stored/cleaned accordingly).

Administration

  • Responsible for the renewal of Tour Guide license.
  • Regulate petty cash for usage limitations, submission of receipts, topping up of petty cash as per SOPS.
  • To attend all training plans scheduled by Head of Departments.

Requirements

  • At least 2 years of experience as Tour Guide or Nature Guide.
  • Possess Tour Guide License.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Good command of English and Mandarin, and ability to relate to people of different background.
  • High standards of customer service and good communication skills.
  • Outgoing personality and likes travel.

Description

TAO works with schools and camps to host excursions, educational classes, and cleanups for children between the ages of six and twelve.

Excursions, classes, and cleanups are led by native English speaking instructors.

—————–For inquiries, contact us at: [email protected]—————–

TAO works with many companies from around the world to promote team building, green education, and corporate social responsibility.

  • Team Building: For any company to have an effective workforce, teamwork, synergy, and good morale are crucial. TAO provides activities that incorporate teamwork in a fun and safe environment all while providing education about the outdoors.
  • Green Education: As an active member of the outdoor community, TAO provides educational nature walks with lessons about our fragile surrounding environment with ways to reduce pollution and our overall carbon footprint.
  •  Corporate Social Responsibility: Every month, TAO hosts both beach and forest cleanups to offset the pollution that we contribute towards every day. We are very aware of the dire situation of pollution in Taiwan and want to work with your company to make the island of Formosa better and cleaner for everyone.
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Taiwan is Asia’s hidden gem, packed with adventure, culture, beauty and more. Let’s help put Taiwan on the map.

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TAO is always interested in B2B partnerships to promote sustainable tourism practices in Taiwan. Formosa is full of adventure, let us share it with you!