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Conservation Habitat Worker


Yellow Eyed Penguin Trust




Working Hours



A range of conservation work in YEPT reserves including planting, weeding, spray releasing (herbicide), checking traps, penguin nest searching, removing fences, etc.


Interest in conservation and physically fit.

Note that we have had 16 year olds and 70 year olds volunteering for field work – there are normally a range of jobs and we arrange people according to their abilities, physical and otherwise.

Volunteers must be on email, as our contact is through a YEPT Habitat volunteer email list.

Suitable outdoor work clothing, including parka, boots, fleece, etc.

Time commitment

Monday – Friday, mornings and afternoons

Getting started

The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

Ref: 1052

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