Are you passionate about Te Taiao? Is your background in conservation, working with natural flora and fauna? Are you skilled at field delivery and passionate about team work? Does the idea of working across a diverse landscape including geothermal, freshwater and bush environment appeal to you?
The Rotorua team is looking for a highly experienced person to join the biodiversity team. This is an exciting opportunity for the right individual.
As Senior Ranger, (Biodiversity) work will be focussed on supporting the Operations Manager with the planning and delivery of prioritised conservation mahi, as part of the district leadership team. This includes planning large scale pest control operations, safety planning, and engaging with tangata whenua and the wider community to support conservation aspirations.
You will have defined leadership responsibilities including the ability to plan technical work programmes relating to:
The successful applicant will
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 via 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 Caraline Abbott, Cabbott@doc.govt.nz, 0272737695, quoting vacancy number 400/3110
Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 24 February 2020.
DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.