Design and Production Advisor – Permanent

Welcome to one of the wildest visitor experiences in Wellington.  Join Wellington Zoo on our journey to become the best little zoo in the world – we have a fabulous opportunity for someone to join our Community Engagement team as a Design and Production Advisor. This is a full time, permanent position.

The Design and Production Advisor role is responsible for delivering professional, timely and high quality graphic design, printing and production.

We are looking for someone who is:

o    Creative and full of energy and enthusiasm for getting the job done.
o    Experienced in graphic design, printing and production and proficient using specialised software packages.
o    An excellent communicator and capable of conveying information and ideas to effectively meet needs of the intended audience.
o    Passionate about the environment and keen to make a contribution to conservation.

Does this sound like you?

For further information including a position description and application form please see below.

To apply please email your covering letter, CV and completed application form to or post it to Design and Production Advisor Vacancy, c/- Wellington Zoo Trust, 200 Daniell Street, Newtown, Wellington 6021.

Applications close 5pm Monday 1 December 2014

Position Description

Application Form

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Do you want to be a zoo keeper?

A zoo keeper needs to be dedicated, have a keen interest in animals, be physically fit and enjoy working outside in all weather. Zoo keepers need to be practical, observant and have good communication skills, with an ability to relate to people as well as animals.

To become a Zookeeper at Wellington Zoo, you must have completed the National Certificate in Captive Wild Animals from Unitec in Auckland. This is a zoo-based qualification and directly relevant to zoo work. Other qualifications, or parts of them, may be recognised as equivalent to some parts of the course.