Experienced Keeper

Natureland Wildlife Trust

Are you passionate about wildlife and conservation? Do you dream of a job where you can make a real
difference? Natureland Wildlife Trust has the perfect opportunity for you! We are seeking a dedicated
and experienced individual to join our team as a Full-Time Keeper.

About Us:
Natureland Wildlife Trust is a conservation-based wildlife park nestled in the heart of Nelson, New
Zealand Our mission is to inspire a love for wildlife and promote conservation efforts including our own
breed for release program. We are home to a diverse range of species, from New Zealand natives to
exotics and a range of domestics.

Position Details:
Hours: Fulltime (40 hours a week)
Experience: Preferably a minimum of 3 years in the zoo industry, preferably with a NZ certificate in
Animal Management or equivalent.
Advantageous: Experience with breeding native New Zealand birds

As a Keeper at Natureland, you will have the opportunity to: care for and nurture a variety of fascinating
wildlife species; create enriching and educational experiences for our visitors; and contribute to the
conservation and breeding programs of native birds. Alongside excellent communication skills, time
management and prioritizing skills, our new team member will have a good sense of humour and enjoy
working as part of a flexible, hardworking team. You will also be happy to share the load when it comes
to weekend shifts.

Why Join Our Team:
Make a Difference: Be a part of our mission to preserve and protect endangered species.
Professional Growth: Enhance your skills and knowledge in a dynamic and rewarding environment.
Beautiful Nelson: Experience the unparalleled beauty of Nelson, New Zealand, known for its stunning
landscapes, outdoor activities, and vibrant arts scene.

Perks of Living in Nelson, New Zealand:
Nelson Tasman is a fantastic place to work, live and play. Surrounded by three national parks, we have
an abundance of outdoor activities which makes for an active lifestyle with great work/life balance.

Check out what the region has to offer at www.nelsontasman.nz.
If you're ready to be a part of our dedicated team and contribute to the conservation of wildlife in
beautiful Nelson, New Zealand, we want to hear from you!

For more information and a position description, please email [email protected]. Applications should
include a CV and cover letter, closing date for applications is Monday 16 October. All applications will be
treated with the strictest of confidence.