Marine and Coastal Species Liaison Officer (Temporary) – Department of Conservation – Invercargill

  • Fixed Term
  • Invercargill
  • 06/05/2019

Website Department of Conservation

This is a temporary fixed-term position for a period of two years and could be located at either Dunedin or Invercargill.

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic individual to join the Operations Group in an exciting new role dedicated to promoting and improving advocacy for the protection of Taonga species such as New Zealand sea lion / rāpoka, yellow-eyed penguin / hoiho, Hector’s dolphin and other marine species.

Reporting to the Director, Operations, Southern South Island, this role will provide the opportunity for the Department to work closely with local communities in delivering on the Department’s marine species conservation goals.

Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory, including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally.

Please apply online.  Applications must include a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role/project description.

For any queries, please contact Melita Gizilis,, or telephone 027 583 0775, quoting vacancy Temp 400/8000/2  

Applications close at 5pm, Monday 6 May 2019

DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.


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