WANT TO JOIN THE
MONARCH WILDLIFE TEAM?

WE ARE OFTEN LOOKING for
TOUR boat skippers, DEcKHAND crew,
driveRs, guides, reservations & operationAL STAFF


We operate cruises & tours all year round, although we definitely have a peak season and a low season. Our team is an eclectic bunch of skilled people from a variety of backgrounds. When hiring new staff we look for positive, professional and interesting people who champion our little city; and who are passionate about our local wildlife. We want people who are proud to provide the best experiences for our visitors.

Our busy summer season begins around November and continues in to the New Year before quieting down around April. Our ideal staff members are flexible and available to work over this period. Even if we are not be hiring today, please feel free to email through your CV, you never know when we might need you! A range of qualifications and desired attributes are required for some positions, as listed below.


BOAT SKIPPERS

STATUS: WE ARE HIRING…

  • Skipper Restricted Limits (SRL)

  • Restricted Radar Operators Certificate

  • Radio Operators Certificate

  • First Aid Certificate

  • NZ Driver’s Licence P endorsement

  • Public speaking/commentary skills

  • Good knowledge/interest in wildlife

  • General maintenance skills

  • Busy summer/quiet winter period


DECKHAND CREW

STATUS: ACCEPTING RESUMES…

  • Happy, approachable & professional

  • Ability to confidently control a crowd

  • Strong interest in wildlife & outdoors

  • Boating experience is very helpful

  • Public speaking/commentary skills

  • Flexible and reliable over summer

  • Cash handling experience

  • Works well in a small team environment

  • Do you know a 2nd language?


DRIVER/GUIDES

STATUS: WE ARE HIRING…

  • NZ Driver’s Licence P endorsement

  • Public speaking/commentary skills

  • Keen interest in wildlife

  • Local knowledge of Dunedin

  • Comfortable working independently

  • Time management skills

  • Ability to drive 11 & 22 seater vehicles

  • Coach driving experience is helpful

  • International language skills are handy


Send your CV or resume & cover letter to: monarch@wildlife.co.nz