Ranger, Biodiversity, (Temporary), (Part-Time), Wairarapa | Masterton

Posted on 07-Aug-2017
Application close date: 21-Aug-2017

The Wairarapa Moana Wetlands Project is a partnership between the Department of Conservation, Kahangunu ki Wairarapa, Rangitane o Wairarapa, Greater Wellington Regional Council and South Wairarapa District Council that aims to protect and restore the Wairarapa Moana Wetland Complex.


A key priority of this role is to coordinate the delivery of ecological management operations to achieve the Project's overall goals and objectives.


This role is part-time (30 hours per fortnight) for one year.


To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • A sound knowledge of New Zealand's native and introduced flora and fauna
  • A good understanding of weed impacts and appropriate control techniques
  • Experience working with contractors to deliver biodiversity operations
  • Good interpersonal skills and a positive approach
  • The ability to work independently
  • Mapping experience
  • GPS experience
  • A valid driver license
  • A current first aid certificate.


You will be expected to be part of and promote a culture where health and safety are seen as integral to successfully achieving our work.


Please apply online.  Applications must include a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role description.


For more information please contact Anna Burrows, aburrows@doc.govt.nz or telephone (06) 377 4138, quoting vacancy 400/44T2


Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 21 August 2017.

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