Conservation Volunteers New Zealand is a place where you can bring your purpose to life through the work you do, creating a world where people and nature flourish together.

Our four pillars of culture at Conservation Volunteers New Zealand values our people who are passionate about our purpose:

  • Wellbeing – We foster the wellbeing of our people
  • Connectivity – We are a connected team
  • Development – We promote individual growth, learning and development
  • Thrive – We cultivate individual success and our successes are recognized and celebrated

We are industry leaders in the environment sector with forty years of experience in strengthening the health of communities and ecosystems for mutual benefit.

We believe in flexibility to balance your work and family. We support remote and hybrid work arrangements. We collaborate via technology and in person. We tackle complex challenges and work hard.

We support volunteering opportunities for our employees. We embrace the richness of diversity. We mentor your career journey.  We say thank you.

We prioritise your safety. We support the mental health of all employees and their families. We support our new parents with paid parental leave.

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.

Career Opportunities

Migrant Conservation Programme Coordinator, Auckland (0.8)

The Migrant Conservation Programme Coordinator is responsible for initiating contact with appropriate groups and agencies to spark interest in urban conservation issues among migrant communities in the Puketāpapa, Whau and Albert-Eden Local Board areas.  They will also connect with local conservation groups and residents to connect migrant conservation volunteers with locals and foster integration values.

Casual Revegetation Officer, Punakaiki

Punakaiki Office is seeking enthusiastic and passionate people to join our team at Punakaiki delivering a large-scale revegetation project.  The work will involve tree planting, maintenance, nursery work and other tasks as required.