The Lazy Dog is looking for an assistant for 2018. This position is ideal for someone who has an interest in living and working in a rural Andean setting. The position involves providing guest services but also includes involvement with the NGO (Andean Alliance) community projects, animal care and gardening. We are also a small farm and our NGO programs are close to the Inn. The Inn maintains very good relationships with the community around us and your involvement with this work will enhance your experience here.
One must be an proficient English speaker with a reasonable understanding of Spanish. The person needs to have experience in the hospitality / service industry, be active, energetic, creative, detail oriented and a multi-tasker; however a calm mind is also required. Attention to guest needs and being proactive is highly important. You must also take into account the altitude here (3650 meters / 12,000 feet). There is a required minimum time commitment.
We cannot offer a North American wage but we can offer a fair wage at Peruvian standards. In addition, you will enjoy a unique lifestyle and the opportunity to contribute to valuable grassroots community projects, experience indigenous Andean culture close-up and explore the highest peaks of the South American Andes right out your backdoor!