About this role
- Is Rakiura / Stewart Island on your bucket list?
- Spend the summer months on the Island supporting our visitor and compliance monitoring programme.
- 3 month Fixed term, 30 hours a week, commencing 16 January 2023.
Toitū te marae a Tāne, toitū te marae a Tangaroa, toitū te tangata
If the land is well and the sea is well, the people will thrive
At Te Papa Atawhai, Department of Conservation (DOC) we express our spirit of service and serve Aotearoa through our purpose, Papatūānuku Thrives. Our organisational strategy, Te Kaupapa a Te Papa Atawhai, puts nature and people at the heart of everything we do. It is anchored by te reo Māori and te ao Māori, recognising that Te Tiriti o Waitangi and our whānau, hapū and iwi are central to all our mahi.
He angitūtanga | About the role
You will be working with the Community Ranger to conduct visitor and compliance monitoring on conservation land in the Rakiura District. This will include recording findings to enable non-compliant or illegal activity to be followed up.
You will also be responsible for:
- Conducting field monitoring of visitor and concessionaire activity at key sites
- Recording findings of monitoring to enable follow-up of non-compliant or illegal activity
- Working with tourism, businesses, and individuals regarding their activities on public conservation land
- Managing the potential effects of commercial activities on conservation land
- Promoting conservation, lifting awareness, and educating others on the value of conservation
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience
You will be a team player who enjoys working with other passionate individuals to support the delivery of our visitor and compliance monitoring work programme.
The ideal applicant will have:
- An enthusiasm and active interest in outdoor pursuits and conservation
- Experience in customer service
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Hours/days of work are flexible up to a maximum of 30 hours per week between Monday to Sunday as suits your current situation. A maximum of 8 hours can be worked each day.
Mō te tīma | About the team
Mō mātou | About us
Te Papa Atawhai is committed to fostering a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture. Our Te Kaupapa behaviours of whakatīnanatia (we deliver), atawhaitia a Papatūānuku (we love nature), whakawhānaungatanga (we build relationships) and whakaauaha (we innovate) guide what we need to do for Papatūānuku to Thrive.
Ko ngā hua | What we offer
We take pride in enabling our kaimahi to bring their unique perspectives to mahi, in pursuit of our collective aspirations. Our commitment to well-being and professional development includes:
- Flexible working options where applicable
- Te Pukenga Atawhai – Cultural Capability Development Programme
- Active employee networks, Te Kāwai Aho Tapu - Māori Kaimahi Network, Rainbow Network
Tono ināianei | Apply now
Submit a tailored CV and cover letter highlighting your relevant skills, experience, and alignment to our Kaupapa.
The salary range for this position is $49,912 to $59,978 with the starting salary of the successful applicant being based on their relevant skills and experience.
Rā katinga | Applications close at 5 pm on Thursday 1 December
Me he pātai anō | For further enquiries, contact Debbie Fahey, Senior Recruitment Advisor at email@example.com
Taupānga| Job Reference: T400/09700
COVID-19 Vaccination: Some positions that are identified as high risk may still have a requirement for appointees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to commencing for these positions will be required and applicants will be notified during the recruitment process if this condition will apply.
Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory – this includes holding a valid work visa that covers the whole period of employment.
Visit www.doc.govt.nz to find out more about a career with us.
|Application close date:||01-Dec-2022|
|Attachments:|| Role Description - Seasonal B Band Ranger.pdf (PDF, 244KB)
SSI Rakiura Applicant Information Sheet .pdf (PDF, 111KB)