Rotorua, Full Time, Science & Technology
Please Quote Reference Number 52903
Experienced in the field of ecological restoration
Physically fit and enjoy working in our natural environment
Walk on the wild side with Wildland Consultants!

Would you like hands-on involvement with ecological restoration projects in the Bay of Plenty?

Wildland Consultants is a progressive consultancy specialising in ecology, biodiversity and restoration planning and implementation, and committed to the care and enhancement of our natural environment.

We are looking for both a Team leader and Field Team Members to join our ecological restoration field team, based in Rotorua.

This role requires technical, hands on skills and experience in Vegetation and or Animal Pest control/monitoring and Indigenous Planting. It would be an advantage for applicants to be able to travel away from home for a week at a time on occasions.

Skills, knowledge and experience required for this role include:
- A genuine interest in working in the outdoors and achieving restoration goals
- Plant identification skills
- Lead other staff by example in the field (team leader role only)
- Good communication skills
- Decision making skills (team leader role)
- Pest animal monitoring/control and/or
- Vegetation monitoring/control
- A team player and have the ability to work independently
- Have a good level of fitness as this is a physically demanding role
- A good work ethic

Preferred applicants with current Introductory, or Applied Growsafe, Approved Handler and First Aid qualifications will have a distinct advantage. Site Safe, Chainsaw Certs, Controlled Substance Licence (CSL) and ATV qualifications would be beneficial.

A clean full driver's license for manual vehicles is essential.

An immediate start is preferable.

We provide outstanding ecological services to sustain and improve our environments.

If you have a genuine passion for ecological restoration and wetlands and are eager to become a valued member of the Wildlands team, register your interest today by submitting your current CV and cover letter through our online application form.

Be sure to include a summary of your experience in revegetation planting and plant pest control, and any relevant training, and qualifications, including verified copies of current certificates.
Wildland Consultants
Please Quote Reference Number 52903
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