Butcher/Professional Hunter

Butcher/ Professional Hunter

A well-established Hunting farm company in the Western Cape is looking for a full time Professional Hunter to assist with and manage all hunting operations associated that has also run a butchery.


  • Formal and Recognized Professional Hunting Qualification
  • Certified Game Farm Management & Ranger Training
  • FGASA preferable Firearm competency
  • Certified First Aid – Certified Memberships: PHASA (Professional Hunters Association of South Africa)
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience as a Professional Hunter working with clients

Preferred Competent and proven knowledge of the following:

Hunting legislation which incorporates conservation.

Firearm safety and weapons utilization in the hunting environment.

Excellent hunting skills

Tracking skills

Skinning, handling, treating and dispatching of hunting trophies

Assess and record the quality and size of trophy animals

Effective client briefing that focuses on safety

Manage arrival of clients and departure


Hard working and conscientious

Honest and reliable

Excellent Client / Guest Skills/ Good communication skills

Duties and Responsibilities

Hunting camp and lodge maintenance

Conducting management & trophy hunts with International & local hunting clients

Client relations

Trophy handling

Responsible for firearm Accreditation

Responsible for Outfitters License

Firearm maintenance

Permit applications from Nature Conservation, hunting & transport permits

Responsible for Wildlife Management Plan and Dangerous Game Break-out Plan

Management of all game species

Planning and Execution of all Game breeding projects

Evaluation of game condition & breeding

Steering and management of all Game introduction into designated Hunting areas

Game Relocation & capture

Management and situation of game feed & feeding points

Predator control and management

Extensive experience processing of meat

Logistical planning, administration and operations with regards to equipment, supplies, trophies and firearms



Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted. All certificates must be available upon request and interview.