We are looking for: young, dynamic men and women, age of at least 21 years, with good knowledge in English as well as good comprehension in either Spanish or Portuguese. IMPORTANT: for staying in Brazil it is advantageous to have a citizenship that does not require a visa (if not, the volunteer needs to obtain this visa by himself before he arrives).job 01

Work tasks areas: reception, and briefing of the visitors; generally translating into English maybe even during ventures, tours and excursions; responsible for checking the lodging and general tydiness as well as the quality of catering; cleaning and providing fresh fruit on the bird feeder platforms; cleaning and re-filling of sugar-nectar into the hummingbird feeder; assisting the kitchen and tydiness staff; paying attention regarding the punctuality of the visitors and tour guides regarding the activities; making lists of the names, dates of arrivals and departures, passport numbers; asking the visitors for a feedback before their departure; asking the visitors to please up-load a review in the "TripAdvisor" and other relevant Internet sites; inventory and ordering of specific products from the main offices (e. g. eco-shampoo, eco-soap, Nutella, marmalade); cooperation and assistance to the visitor centre administrator; getting in contact regularly with both the manager in Leticia and the general manager at the main offices in Bogotá D. C.

Period of stay: each volunteer for a minimum of 6 weeks to a maximum of 12 weeks; the volunteer will arrive at the Reserva Natural Palmari 2 weeks before the predecessor departs, receiving instructions and working with him together for 2 weeks, time after which he will be and work on his own.

What do we offer: Flight ticket Bogotá - Leticia - Bogotá if handled through our agency; receival and transportation from and to the airport in Leticia or Tabatinga; full board and lodging; work garment and equipment (t-shirt, bandana, boots, raincoat, hands-free torch - last three must be returned at the main offices in Bogotá D. C. upon returning).

What do the volunteers have to provide: Private clothing; private medication; private equipment.

Additional option: regarding administrative tasks, we are searching for volunteers over a period of 1 to 2 months in our main offices in Bogotá D. C.; we cannot offer lodging, but we are willing to discuss a small allowance for food and transportation.


Application documents: curriculum vitae including information regarding the level of englisch and other languages; recent colour photograph in full size; a letter of motivation; specification of the desired duration of the stay; regarding university students and vsa logo 117rother volonteers, which are interested in developing a social or a scientific proyect in order to complete the requirements regarding the finalizing of their career we need a copy of the proyect as well as an authorizing letter issued by the relevant university or educational center signed by the proyect head; yellow fever vaccination certification; copy of the passport; description of the desired work & envolvement & tasks scope.

Applications to: GRUPO TRAVESIAS S.A.S., to the attention of Axel H. Antoine-Feill S. and/or Carlos "Charlie" Avila / Carrera 10 # 93-72 / Barrio "Chicó reservado" / Edificio "Palmarí" Oficina # 602, Bogotá D. C. / COLOMBIA (Skype: palmari1; MSN:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Googletalk: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)