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Ranger, Operations

Advertiser: Department of ConservationMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
11 Aug 2019
Auckland, Auckland Central
Work Type
Full Time
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Conservation, Parks & Wildlife

Do you love to work in the outdoors and have good practical skills with the ability to problem solve?


We have a Ranger role in our operations team working mainly out of our base in Devonport with the ability to work out of our office in Warkworth when required. Our area extends from Hunua in the south to Te Hana in the North. We have a wide range of facilities from Day Visitor Tracks to Back Country Tracks and Historic sites that we maintain.


The successful applicant must be able to work within a team but also have the ability to work unsupervised when required. In this position you need to show initiative and be self-motivated. You will also need to be a keen learner with a view to furthering yourself.


Specifically, we are looking for people that are;

  • Team Focussed
  • Practical
  • Health and Safety conscious
  • Self-motivated
  • Skilled in the use of hand tools
  • Understanding of track standards


In Auckland we pride ourselves on providing a wide range of recreational opportunities to a large and diverse user group.

If you would like to join our team in Tamaki Makaurau. Apply now.


Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory, including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally.

Please apply online via the DOC Careers Centre.  Applications must include a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role.  


For any queries, please contact John Chambers,, or telephone (027)563 7485, quoting vacancy 400/9752.  


Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 2 September 2019.

DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.

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