Are you passionate about maintaining heritage and visitor assets and providing quality visitor experiences? Would you like enable work with community volunteer groups that help us maintain our hut and track networks?
He angitūtanga: About the Role
This is a crucial operational role and forms part of a close-knit, heritage and visitor team. We manage 56 huts, hundreds of kilometers of tracks and numerous assets within the Manawatu District and Ruahine Forest Park.
You will be focused on supporting the management of our community volunteer programme within the Ruahine Forest Park and the outlying local reserves. This involves developing agreements and working closely with community groups and individuals.
You will also be involved in organising and leading delivery of tasks in the field such as chainsaw clearing or scrub bar cutting tracks, track maintenance, maintaining or servicing huts, maintaining campsite facilities and much more.
He kōrero mōu: What we are looking for
Ideally, we would like someone who can bring the following skills to the team:
If you don’t tick all the requirements above but still feel that your skills and experience would be a reasonably strong fit for the role, we would love to hear from you.
Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What’s in it for you:
Along with the chance to work for New Zealand’s second most attractive employer, we also offer:
Children’s Worker Safety Check
Should you be the successful applicant for this position, you will be required to undertake a Children’s Worker Safety Check before you can start the role. This safety check includes NZ Police Vetting and other background checks as deemed necessary as per the Children’s Act 2014.
Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory, including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally.
Please apply online at the DOC Careers Centre. Applications must include a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role description.
For any queries, please contact Shaun Ruddle on firstname.lastname@example.org quoting vacancy 400/05343.
Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 22 February 2021.
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