Ranger, Biodiversity, Operations Group, Warkworth | North Head

Posted on 28-Sep-2017
Application close date: 30-Oct-2017
Location:
North Head
Category:
Ranger
Position type:
Permanent
Job reference:
DOC/400/9872E
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This position is based in Auckland, Devonport, Maungauika/North Head from which you will travel out to the islands of the inner Hauraki Gulf. 

 

You will spend approximately half your work time spent on Rangitoto-Motutapu, and visit other islands (The Noises, Motuihe, Tiritiri Matangi, Motuora, Kawau, Hauturu) occasionally. The purpose of this position is to protect pest-free islands from invasive species (both animal and plant). You will specialise in weed and animal pest control.

 

In this role, you will deliver and support others such as volunteers, staff, and contractors to achieve the tasks at hand and provide technical advice and support within the district to staff and community groups.  You will manage the pest detection network (traps and tracking tunnels) on Rangitoto and Motutapu Islands and respond to pest incursions. This role will allow you to deliver the weed control programme primarily through supervising contractors, or volunteers.

 

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

 

For any queries, please contact Alicia Warren, awarren@doc.govt.nz, or telephone 0275403845 quoting vacancy 400/9872

 

Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 30 October 2017

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