Anti-Wildlife Poaching Volunteer

Posted on 17 December 2021

05 Position for 6 months, Based in Mondulkiri Province, Cambodia
Want to make a positive difference to the future of people and our one shared home, the Earth? Working at WWF as an Anti-wildlife poaching volunteer could be your opportunity of a lifetime.
Are you an experienced field based Ranger?
Do you love camping in remote areas?
Do you want to make a difference?
Do you have what it takes to mentor rangers and pass on your skills?

We are looking for an experienced ranger to spend extended periods of time in remote forests of Cambodia with rangers undertaking patrols protecting the Serengeti of Asia and using your skills and experience to contribute to internationally significant global project.

All around the world, people are waking up to the deepening crisis of nature loss. A growing realization that nature is our life-support system. And that nobody will be spared from the impacts of its loss. Here at WWF, we are helping to tackle this enormous global challenge.

What we do
We are an independent conservation organization, striving to sustain the natural world for the benefit of people and wildlife. From individuals and communities to business and government, we are part of a growing coalition calling on world leaders to set nature on the path to recovery by 2030. Together, we seek to protect and restore natural habitats, stop the mass extinction of wildlife, and make the way we produce and consume sustainable.

WWF-Cambodia works to conserve the region’s biodiversity and build a secure and sustainable future for people and wildlife. WWF-Cambodia works on the ground and in partnership with Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam.
Join the world’s largest and most respected independent conservation organization as an Anti-Wildlife Poaching volunteer, based in the Eastern Plains Landscape, Mondulkiri Province, Cambodia, and together we can conserve our country’s rich biological diversity, through sustainable use of natural resources, and promote new opportunities for the benefit of all people, enhancing local livelihoods and contributing to poverty reduction in the Kingdom of Cambodia

The Anti-Wildlife Poaching Volunteers key role will be to assist, Park directors, Rangers, Community Rangers, Law enforcement Officers and the Law Enforcement Technical Advisor (LETA) in the rolling out of protected area management interventions. He/she will provide technical inputs on protected area management work, anti-poaching support activities, capacity building program for rangers and other site staff, in consultation with Park Directors, LETA and Protected Area and Law Enforcement (PALE) Manager. As a volunteer 80 percent of your time will be spent out in the forest sharing your knowledge, training and experience with the Protected area law enforcement staff. Through volunteering your time and skills you will also be greatly assisting in the protection and preservation of the natural resources of the kingdom of Cambodia. For detail please download the ToR.
 
Remuneration Package:
Under Volunteer term, WWF-Cambodia will cover the following:
  • Visa fee and Airport pickup will be arranged when arriving Cambodia
  • Accommodation and per-diem in Phnom Penh
  • Public Transport from Phnom Penh to Mondulkiri Province (EPL office)
  • Accommodation and per-diem in Mondulkiri for the 1st Month
  • After the 1st Month WWF-Cambodia will provide monthly allowance USD 850. The Lump sum amounts monthly allowance that includes all related expenses that occur during the Volunteer agreement period such a local travel expenses, monthly accommodation and Daily Per diem costs. Other expenses not stated will be the sole responsibility of the volunteer.
 
WWF-Cambodia shall not be liable for any other fees or expenses other than that stated in the above package. Volunteer Applicants are required to cover their own costs of insurance and international travel.
 
 
How to apply?
For detailed Term of Reference and WWF’s Job Application Form please visit in this site http://www.wwf.org.kh 

How to apply?
Email WWF-Job Application Form, your CV and Cover Letter (max. one page for Cover letter) to:  jobwwfcam@wwf.org.kh . Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a deadline January 20, 2022
Application need to name the position title (Anti-Wildlife Poaching Volunteer) when submitting application under the subject in email. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and submitted documents will not be returned.
Only fully COVID-19 vaccinated applicants will be considered for this Volunteer position.
 
WWF is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Women, Ethnic Minorities and people with Disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply and will be considered regardless of the requirements of the position.
We do not tolerate sexual misconduct within or outside of work and imbed child protection in all we do.  Protection from sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse and child protection are fundamental to our relationships, including employment, we only recruit people who are suitable to work with other staff and communities. We will use the reference process to ensure potential new staff understand and are aligned with our expectations.