Adventure Tourism Management student Caitlin has secured her fully paid 9-month internship with AJ Hackett Bungy NZ here in Queenstown within their reservations team. Based out at Bungy’s HQ, she deals with all things customers throw at her. Find out more about an epic intern position with Bungy!
Where are you completing your internship and what is your role?
- I am completing my Adventure Tourism internship with AJ Hackett Bungy NZ. Working within their reservations team in Queenstown. My days consist of answering emails, phone calls and live chat questions & queries that customers have. I help with bookings and talking to customers about “Living More, Fearing Less”.
What has been a highlight so far:
- A highlight so far is definitely working with some of the best people and all of the awesome things bungy has to offer! Also, the unlimited bungy’s and swings!
How did the internship managers help with your placement?
- KP helped me with my internship as I told her from the start where I wanted to do my internship which then led to my mock interview being with AJ Hackett Bungy NZ which is how I got the job!
Any advice for students about to go on their internship?
- I would say go for the place you really want to go to, don’t just accept any job! Also, as soon as you know where you want to work, let your internship managers know so they can give you all the help you need to get your dream internship!
Study Adventure Tourism Management, Hospitality Management or Tourism Operations.