Make Contact With Us

If you're in Kota Kinabalu and want to stop by our office, please give us a heads up by email or telephone so we can anticipate your arrival. Our office is located on the south end of Gaya Street, in the heart of Kota Kinabalu.

Should you require further information, or wish to make a booking for any of our tours, please complete and submit the enquiry form below. Our travel consultants will get back to you within 24 hours (Monday to Friday).

Sticky Rice Travel
134 Jalan Gaya, 3rd Floor
88000 Kota Kinabalu
Sabah, Malaysia

Phone Number
(60)88 250177
(60)88 250588
(60)88 251654

Email Address

Want to join the Sticky Rice Travel team?

We are on the hunt for talent! If you are driven, motivated, and passionate about travel – we want you! Join a creative and dynamic work environment with attractive monthly remuneration, career growth opportunities, a 5-day work week, Group Personal Accident Insurance coverage, and travel incentives.

Nature Guide

Position Summary: Sticky Rice Travel is a fast-growing, innovative, socially and environmentally conscious travel company. As a part of the team, the Guide plays a fundamental role in successfully running our tours in Borneo, providing the main point of contact among Sticky Rice Travel employees.
Reporting to: Nature Guide - Team Leader or Operations Manager (Should first reporting line is not available)

  • Presenting yourself in a professional manner at all times when imparting information and knowledge of visited areas; you have to be present alongside your guests, and participate in wildlife sporting and nature talks including post activity communication when you are guiding.
  • Practice responsible tourism including advising tourists to do the same.
  • Continuously improve your knowledge on rainforests, wildlife and reef including the nature of our business that is centered on responsible tourism and community tourism initiatives.
  • Ensure tourists satisfaction and safety.
  • Manage logistics - Coordination with drivers and operators, and overlooking the entire trip flow and operations.
  • When not guiding you, will work on various projects in the office that will include administration, logistic and operational tasks.
  • Continuously promoting the company (i.e. invite guests to review on TripAdvisor, Facebook Page, etc).
  • Ensure First Aid Kit is available and supplies are accordingly to the checklist.
  • To attend all training plans scheduled by Head of Departments.
  • To check the vehicle for any left items by guests, and report to Operations Team.
  • Report immediately of any incident or near-miss to the Operations team.
  • Good working rapport with Operations Team, Drivers and colleagues.
On our camping and expedition trips, aside from guiding guests you will also be involved in;

• Pre-trip preparation (purchasing and packing of supplies, cooking, setting up tents and/or hammocks).
• ost-trip (Unpacking and making sure all gear are stored/cleaned accordingly).

Administration • Responsible for the renewal of Tour Guide license and attendance of CTRE courses.
• Regulate petty cash for usage limitations, submission of receipts, topping up of petty cash as per SOPS.
• To attend all training plans scheduled by Head of Departments.
Requirements: • At least 2 years of experience as Tour Guide or Nature Guide.
• Possess Tour Guide License.
• Flexible working hours.
• Good command of English and Malay, and ability to relate to people of different background.
• High standards of customer service and good communication skills.
• Outgoing personality and likes travel.

If one of the available positions looks like a good fit for you, send your resumé and cover letter to and tell us how you could help the Sticky Rice Travel team. Only applications with a cover letter will be considered.