Biosecurity Field Officer

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at AsureQaulity
Location Wellington, New Zealand
Date Posted 10 March 2021
Category Science
Job Type Part-time


The opportunity

Our Biosecurity team provide services to help protect New Zealand against exotic pests and disease incursions. Our team provides biosecurity surveillance trap monitoring for the MPI surveillance programmes and eradication work for the National Invasive Ant Surveillance programme. As a member of our team you will cover a range of tasks such as trapping, inspection and sampling.

We are looking for a trapping superstar in the Wellington region. Please note, this is a casual role working as and when required.

About you

This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys the outdoors (working in 18-28 degrees), field based work and thrives on working both in a team and individually.

You will pride yourself in having a strong health and safety focus, clean drivers licence along with a keen interest in technology, excellent verbal & written communication skills, an eye for detail and a passion for quality.

About us

Everyday our experienced team of 1800+ people work alongside farmers, producers, and others throughout the food supply chain to help them uphold what Aotearoa stands for in food - a higher standard of quality and safety. We are passionate about our shared role as Kaitiaki Kai, guardians of food, and have a deep responsibility to do the right thing for food and the environments it comes from. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining great people, and supporting them to be the best they can be. We know diverse teams are stronger teams and we believe in fairness and opportunity for all.

Helping Aotearoa shape a better food world.

Right to live and work

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