ZIP is looking for permanent and fixed-term (i.e. 6-12 month) field rangers to join our team in South Westland.
physically fit, self-motivated and independent;
someone who loves working in the outdoors;
passionate about helping to restore our native biodiversity;
a great team player; and
looking to develop your skills in the field?
If so, we want to hear from you!
As a ZIP field ranger, you will join a small, innovative team working to develop new knowledge, tools and techniques to completely remove possums, rats and stoats, and prevent them from re-establishing, at large sites on the mainland. We call this the ‘Remove and Protect’ model of predator management.
You will spend approximately 90% of your work time in some spectacular – and challenging – back country, at ZIP’s field development site in South Westland.
View the role description.
Read about our team culture.
To apply, please send a cover letter and CV to Susannah Aitken at email@example.com, quoting 'ZIP Ranger Vacancy' in the subject header, by 5:00pm on Friday 25 October 2019. Along with your application, please advise whether you are applying for a permanent or fixed-term position.
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, providing your name and a contact phone number.