Our hostel helpers will never be bored. If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment, have a profound connection to mother earth and thrive on social interaction with people from around the world, Airesbuenos may be for you.
We are looking for enthusiastic helpers with a strong work ethic and sense of ecological responsibility to be a part of our urban permacutlure hostel. Because of space limitations and balance we do not accept more than one intern at a time.
The atomosphere is informal but professional, We pride ourselves on a high standard of customer service as is reflected in our independent ratings.
We provide a shared dorm room, three meals a day, laundry and a beer stipend in exchange for four to five 8 shifts per week A typical evening shift begins that begins at 3:30 and ends at 11:30. The work is diverse, and a can do attitude is essential. The bulk of the work entails receiving guests and giving them a tour and answering questions. You will also answer the telephone and learn our hostel software. There is also a fair amount of Internet work that is done, ranging from responding to email reservations to updating social network sites. We try to adapt the work to your strengths.
The morning shift starts around 9 am and include helping with checkout, guest orientation, baggage storage, cleaning up after breakfast and help with room cleaning as needed. During the low season most of the work done in maintenance and beautification projects. Work may be anything to cutting wood to painting or planting trees.
As there are plenty of Spanish speaking guests, basic knowledge of Spanish is required.
We require a minimum 10 week commitment and provide training. We do not provide health insurance or work contracts.