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Careers

Conservation Volunteers New Zealand is the New Zealand arm of Conservation Volunteers. Since 2006 we have been engaging local and international volunteers to participate in projects that enhance and protect our environment and heritage.

Our New Zealand projects stretch across the nation from as Christchurch in the South Island to Kaipara Harbour in the North Island, with many others in between. No two projects are the same, offering an exciting and incredible natural work environment.

Our team are passionate about making a positive difference to the environment throughout New Zealand, if you are driven by this same passion then consider a career with Conservation Volunteers New Zealand.

The benefits of working with Conservation Volunteers New Zealand are not restricted to financial gains.  Being an effective Conservation Volunteers New Zealand employee can increase social inclusion, physical and psychological well-being and career opportunities.

Contact our People and Culture Team

If you have any questions regarding career opportunities with us please contact our People and Culture team by email [email protected]

Current Opportunities

Conservation Works Skills Leader – Auckland

Full-time 4 month contract Conservation Work Skills (CWS) is an initiative developed by Conservation Volunteers New Zealand (CVNZ) that supports local conservation projects to meet their environmental objectives. The CWS programme provides opportunities for ten local job seekers to gain paid employment for three months. During this period, participants will develop practical skills in conservation (planting, […]
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Conservation Officer – Part Time (0.5), Punakaiki

Part-time permanent position – 2.5 days per week As the Conservation Officer, you will be responsible for the promotion and coordination of volunteer engagement within the region and have full responsibility for leading some practical conservation team based activities. To be successful in this role, you will have several years demonstrated experience within the volunteer […]
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