Looking for a new job opportunity?

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Do you like the idea of working alongside a team of volunteers passionate about restoring native biodiversity? Are you motivated? With initiative and drive? Able to work independently - and also as part of a team? 


Pest Free Kaipātiki Restoration Society (PFK) is a community-led organisation with a small team of restoration specialists complemented by an engine room of fantastic volunteers and working closely with the Local Board and Council officers. 

We are delighted to be improving the support we give to our volunteers and enhancing our presence in the restoration space with the expansion of our team. We have two roles to fill:


Community Activator (full time)

Tree Champion (part time)

We are looking for a ‘Community Activator’ who can bring innovation and creativity to engage the public and stakeholders in ecological restoration; to recruit, engage and support volunteers and groups to restore native biodiversity.

The 'Tree Champion' will coordinate ‘The Greening of Kaipātiki’- a PFK initiative to protect and enhance native forest cover in the Kaipātiki Local Board area. Specific tasks are contained within the Project Management Plan. 

Applicants for these positions should be able to provide evidence of NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 


If you are looking for a job in which you can really make a difference to our natural environment, then please send PDF of your CV and a Covering Letter to recruitment@pestfreekaipatiki.org.nz The position will remain open until it is filled so don't delay your application!

Your covering letter should outline your experience and why you’d be interested in the role, and your CV should show your relevant skills, experience and qualifications and your availability.