Employees at Conservation Volunteers Australia

Careers

Since 1982 Conservation Volunteers Australia has been attracting and maintaining volunteers to participate in projects that enhance and protect our environment and heritage. Our projects stretch across vast and diverse terrain in Australia from Hobart, Tasmania to Darwin, Northern Territory to Brisbane Queensland, and Perth, Western Australian, and many in-between throughout Australia.

As a team, we make it possible for thousands of volunteers and participants, both local and international, to join us every year to help plant thousands of trees, clear hectares of weeds, improve river health, save endangered species and protect our cultural heritage here in Australia.

As we continue to grow and expand, so does our need to recruit people who are passionate about our environment and communities.

If you are driven to inspire change by connecting people with nature and have a passion for nurturing our environment, then consider a career with Conservation Volunteers Australia.

Benefits of a career with CVA

Conservation Volunteers Australia as a Not-For- Profit organisation is able offer its employee’s salary packaging. One such concession is an exemption from Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT). This means that as a Conservation Volunteers Australia employee, part of your wages can be paid as a reimbursement of your personal expenses and no income tax is payable on this money. In effect, part of your wage is paid tax free each pay day.

Salary packaging is one of the many benefits of working in the community sector. The other benefits of working with Conservation Volunteers Australia are not restricted to financial gains.  Being an effective Conservation Volunteers Australia employee can increase social inclusion, physical and psychological well-being and career opportunities.

Contact our People and Culture Team

If you have any questions regarding career opportunities with us please contact our People and Culture team free call 1800 032 501 or email [email protected]

Current Opportunities

Regional Manager – Mackay

Permanent Full-Time position We are currently seeking a Regional Manager to manage the overall delivery of our programs in Mackay. The Regional Manager will be responsible for developing strong business relationships, promoting our range of programs with partner organisations and creating new opportunities to fulfil our vision in the Mackay region.  Field work may occasionally be […]
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Conservation Officer – Canberra

Full-time 12 month contract As the Conservation Officer, you will be responsible for the promotion and coordination of volunteer engagement within the region and have full responsibility for leading some practical conservation team based activities. To be successful in this role, you will have several years demonstrated experience within the volunteer sector, combined with skills […]
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Casual Team Leader – Perth

Casual position Would you like to make a difference to the future of Australia’s natural environment and wildlife?  Are you passionate about conservation and would like to work with like-minded communities and volunteers?  This is your opportunity to work for a multi-award winning organisation that is recognised as a leader in delivering community-based conservation. If […]
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