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Project Manager – Russell Landcare Trust – Bay of Islands, Northland

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Russell Kiwi Protection

Are you passionate about the natural environment and community based projects?

Russell Kiwi Protection is looking to hire a Project Manager for their new Russell Kiwi Protection – Predator Free 2050 project. This is a contract position of up to 32 hours per week.

The person who fills this role will be responsible for the implementation of the Russell Kiwi Protection Predator Free 2050 programme and its ambitious goals on time and within budget. These goals include enabling the return of our flora and fauna to a flourishing state through the eradication of predators from 3,000ha of the Russell peninsula. This will be done with the use of innovative technologies and cutting-edge pest eradication.

Theoretical and applied knowledge of animal pest control will be required, as well as a professional approach and quality interpersonal skills to enable clear communication between all key stakeholders and project partners.

If you are an enthusiastic, effective, conservation-minded person and are interested to get involved in a new ambitious community project, get in touch with us at for a job description and more details.

Applications close Sunday, 31st July 2022.

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