Ranger, (Temporary), (2), Operations Group, Te Anau | Te Anau

Posted on 10-Sep-2018
Application close date: 24-Sep-2018
Te Anau
Position type:
Fixed Term
Job reference:

We are seeking two enthusiastic, energetic, customer-focused Rangers to join the team over the summer season for 6 months between 29 October 2018 to 26 April 2019.


You will 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


The ideal applicant will have:

• An enthusiasm and active interest in outdoor pursuits and conversation
• Experience in customer service
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills


Hours/days of work are flexible up to a maximum of 40 hours per week between Monday to Sunday as suits your current situation.  A maximum of 8 hours can be worked each day.


Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory, including a valid work visa covering the entire employment period if applying internationally.


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


For more information please contact Wendy Newton, wnewton@doc.govt.nz, or telephone (03) 2490241, quoting vacancy 400/83T1.


Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 24 September 2018.


DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.

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