Welcome to our jobs page
- Use this page to advertise relevant vacancies – either add a comment or let us know via the Contact Us page.
- Please visit the job-seekers page. to see details of motivated prospective employees seeking employment or work experience
- Use our job-seekers page to let prospective employers and hosts know about your interested, availability and background experience
- Show your prospective employer you understand the basics of responsible wildlife tourism by reading the links from wildlifetourism.org.au/experiencing-our-wildlife/policies/
- If interested in volunteering for wildlife research (which may or may not involve paying for your involvement), check out our wildlife tourism research network
- To view WTA member operations to see which you might be interested in asking about vacancies, go to our Wildlife Tours, Parks, Accommodation page
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Scrolling down this page you will find
- links to other pages that advertise relevant vacancies
- samples of currently available vacancies in wildlife tourism, ecotourism, wildlife conservation and related fields
- courses in wildlife and tourism related fields.
Select from the quick links below:
Various Job Sites
Courses and Training
Turtle Conservation Coordinator. The Green Lion Bali.
The email newsletter Wildlife Extra regularly lists wildlife vacancies. Contact them at Wildlife Extra <email@example.com>
WILDLIFE JOB SEARCH: www.pherkad.com/jobs.html
This is a great search engine with regular eco tourism jobs: Ecotourism jobs
Australian Public Service. Environment Jobs
NEW Environment Officer. Brisbane south side.
NEW Tourism Sales. Sea World Whale Watch Closes 19.9.16
Naturalist Guide. Heron Island. Closes 18.8.16
Performer. Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.
Job Centre: www.jobs.qld.gov.au
NEW Trainee Keeper. Wild Life Sydney Zoo
NEW Project Officer. Threatened Species. SoS. 7 roles. Various locations.
NEW Field Guide. Emirates One & Only. Wolgan Valley.
NEW Tourism Services Supervisor. Clarence Valley Council. Grafton. Closes 22.8.16
NEW Powerful Owl Project Officer. Part time. Olympic Park, Sydney. Closes 19.8.16
Conservation Wildlife Officer. ACT Parks & Conservation Service. Tidbinbilla Nature Reserves
Jobs Centre jobs.nsw.gov.au
NEW Communications Executive. Phillip Island Nature Park
NEW PR & Communications Manager. Tourism industry.
Job Centre: www.careers.vic.gov.au
Current vacancies at Zoos in Victoria – see www.peoplestreme.net/zoosvictoria
NEW Adventure Tourism Operator & Guide. World Expeditions.
NEW Manager DPI Tasmania (Wildlife Management Branch). Closes 22.8.16
Assistant Sanctuary Manager / Senior Administrator. Part time. Trowunna Wildlife Park
NEW Tourism & Events Manager. Port Pirie Regional Council. Closes 29.8.16
NEW Adventure Tour Guide. Kangaroo Island.
NEW Wildlife Keeper/Presenters. Raptor Domain.
Volunteering Opportunities: www.environment.sa.gov.au/Work_With_Us/Volunteering_opportunities
NEW Land Management Officer. Australian Wildlife Conservancy. Sept to Nov. Northwest Sanctuaries. Closes 22.8.16
NEW Uluru Tour Guides. Emu Run Experience. Training starts 19.9.16 in Alice Springs
Also check out these links for wildlife job postings:
Volunteering can serve a useful purpose in raising awareness of our wildlife, and also give you valuable experience and something to add to your cv.
Conservation Volunteers Australia always has a variety of exciting projects to join in with, giving you the opportunity to do your bit for conservation while travelling through the country.
Many wildlife tourism operations such as Australia Zoo, David Fleay Wildlife Park, Underwater World and others employ volunteer guides and offer training. Some natural history and conservation associations (e.g. Lamington Natural History Association) are also involved in nature interpretation, and welcome enthusiastic volunteers
Monkey Rehabilitation Carer. 6 month contract. BARC. Tabanan, Bali.
Cleland Wildlife Park in the Adelaide Hills (South Australia) is seeking volunteers.
The Tourism Research Entity at North West University, South Africa has a vacancy for a post doc. The position is for one year but can be extended up to 3 years. For further information contact Mrs Hanneri Borstlap at firstname.lastname@example.org
50 Partial Scholarships ($6,000) are now available to study IWC programs in integrated water management, which is available via distance learning. Get more info here.
Are you interested in training or receiving some education? Get information on education, training courses here.