Do you want an interesting and challenging role in conservation?
We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated person with excellent people skills to grow conservation in the Buller District.
As a Ranger Community you will be based in Westport and work closely with the wider District team as well as local communities.
He angitūtanga : About the Role
You will be responsible for :
Supporting joint venture projects with businesses, community groups, and iwi
Provide high quality reporting input in relation to statutory land administration, resource management, permits and concessions as well as monitoring of concessionaire operations
Assist with the District's volunteer programme and in delivering education programmes
Promoting the value of conservation by lifting awareness and educating others
Ngā He kōrero mōu : What we are looking for
A tertiary qualification, or equivalent experience, in resource management OR working with community, iwi or business groups
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Strong networker, with positive working relationships across a broad range of public and private sector businesses and groups
Be highly organised, able to balance competing demands, meet deadlines and have problem solving skills
Work well both independently and as part of a team and be self-motivated
Experience as an educator / facilitator
Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou : What's in it for you?
DOC recently received the Randstad Award for the most attractive employer in the public sector for the third year running . DOC also offers :
A supportive and collaborative work environment
Respect, recognition and opportunities for personal growth
Excellent employee wellbeing initiatives including the employee assistance program and discounted insurance
Free accommodation in our backcountry huts and campsites as well as general travel and accommodation discounts
Job satisfaction from contributing to crucial and meaningful work
Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory this includes holding a valid work visa that covers the whole period of employment.