Employment

Employment

If you are passionate about conservation, join the AWC team and help save Australia’s threatened wildlife and their habitats. Around 80% of our people are based in the field, delivering practical on-ground conservation programs which are based on the best available science.

 

For general employment enquiries, email employment@australianwildlife.org. Please note we do our best to respond to employment enquiries and non-advertised general applications, but during peak times we may be unable to respond to all enquiries.

 

Please refer to the following documents for answers to the most common employment questions we receive:
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Breaking Into Conservation

 


 

Current vacancies

 

 

Position: Feral Animal Control Officers (4 positions available)
Employment Status: Full Time - Short-term contract
Based at: Mallee Cliffs National Park, NSW
Enquiries: Bruce Summerfield, Mallee Cliffs Operations Manager
0400 227 878
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Monday, 8 April 2019


Position: Sous Chef
Employment Status: Seasonal
Based at: Mornington Wilderness Camp, Central Kimberley WA
Enquiries: Fiona Tran, HR Administrator
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Sunday, 7 April 2019


Position: Land Management Officer
Employment Status: Full Time 
Based at: Charnley River Wildlife Sanctuary
Enquiries: Joe Stephens, Sanctuary Manager
0447 758 823 / 08 9191 7878
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Sunday, 21 April 2019


Position: Field Ecologist and Interpretation Officer
Employment Status: 12 month contract
Based at: Mornington Wildlife Sanctuary
Enquiries: Fiona Tran, HR Administrator or 
Joey Clarke, Communications and Events Officer
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Monday, 25 March 2019


Position: Operations Manager - DAC & YSTA
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Derby/Kimbolton WA
Enquiries: Peter McKay, Regional Operations Manager
0439 961 452
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Operations Manager - Wilinggin
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Derby/Kimbolton WA
Enquiries: Peter McKay, Regional Operations Manager
0439 961 452
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Senior Events & Interpretations Officer
Employment Status: Seasonal
Based at: Mornington Wilderness Camp, Central Kimberley WA
Enquiries: Fiona Tran, HR Administrator or
Joey Clarke, Communications and Events Officer
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Deputy Camp Manager
Employment Status: Seasonal
Based at: Mornington Wilderness Camp, Central Kimberley WA
Enquiries: Peter McKay, Regional Operations Manager
0439 961 452
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Sanctuary Manager
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Mount Zero-Taravale Wildlife Sanctuary
Enquiries: Tim White, North East Regional Operations Manager
(07) 4770 8025
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Friday, 22 March 2019


Position: Sanctuary Officer - Mechanical (NW)
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Broome - with frequent travel across NW Kimberley 
Enquiries: Peter McKay, Regional Operations Manager
(08) 9191 7014
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Hospitality All-Rounder - Seasonal Hospitality Team
Employment Status: Seasonal
Based at: Mornington Wilderness Camp, Central Kimberley WA
Enquiries: Fiona Tran, HR Administrator
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Administration Officer - NW Kimberley
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Broome - with frequent travel
Enquiries: Peter McKay, Kimberley Operations Manager 
0439 961 452
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Land Management Officer
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Newhaven Wildlife Sanctuary - NT
Enquiries: Joe Schofield, Newhaven Sanctuary Manager
0427 332 922
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


 

 


 

AWC do not keep CVs on file and applicants should continue to check back on the website for advertised opportunities, or sign up with NRM Jobs for their advertised e-newsletters where most AWC science and operational roles are advertised.

 

AWC has existing arrangements in place with recruitment companies, so respectfully request that you do not make unsolicited calls offering these services.

 

AWC would like to acknowledge the following organisations whose assistance aids AWC in the conservation of Australia’s threatened wildlife and ecosystems:

 

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