Job opportunities

The Future For Nature Academy is full of enthusiastic people with a passion for nature conservation. At the same time there are many conservationists and nature oriented organizations that could use some help in finding the right people. This webpage is here to link both worlds closer together and create a platform for volunteering opportunities and (part-time) jobs in conservation.

Do you wish to share a conservation-related vacancy or opportunity? Please send the information (job details, deadline, timeframe, location, what you are looking for, etc.) and a characteristic picture/logo or your organization/initiative to and we can post it online as soon as possible.

Programmamanager Public Affairs

This vacancy is for Dutch speakers only

Vogelbescherming Nederland komt graag in contact met een zelfverzekerde netwerker met een hart voor vogels, natuur en mensen. Iemand die met creativiteit en overtuigingskracht een duurzame natuurrijke wereld wil helpen realiseren. We zoeken een:

Programmamanager Public Affairs (0,8 fte)

Assistant Base Manager


Location: Fiji, Caqalai
Start Date: Currently Recruiting
Contract Type: 1 Year
Category: Operations and Logistics, Community Development, Marine Conservation, Job Type: Field Operations


GVI Fiji is currently seeking a passionate, dedicated and hard-working Assistant Base Manager to join our team on Caqalai Island in the Lomaiviti Group of Fiji. This role has a dual focus, and the chosen candidate will be expected to help to run the Community Development Program on the nearby island of Moturiki (in conjunction with the Community Outreach Coordinator) whilst helping to support the Program Manager in the day to day running of the base. Global Vision International is an award-winning global volunteer network that utilizes local and international volunteers to design, implement and run community support initiatives throughout Fiji and many other countries across the world.

Onderzoeker Entomologie

This vacancy is for Dutch speakers only

Wetenschappelijke kennis van biologie toepassen in de praktijk, lijkt jou dat wat? Koppert Biological Systems is de internationale marktleider op het gebied van biologische gewasbescherming. Met circa 1200 medewerkers zetten wij ons dagelijks in voor duurzame land- en tuinbouw. Om ons onderzoekersteam te versterken zijn we op zoek naar een

Onderzoeker Entomologie

40 uur per week, Berkel en Rodenrijs, omgeving Rotterdam

Researcher Insect Nutrition

If you want to contribute to a cleaner planet by developing biological solutions, you may be interested in this position of Researcher Insect Nutrition. For the department R&D Entomology we are looking for a

Researcher Insect Nutrition

40 hours per week, Berkel en Rodenrijs, Rotterdam area.

GIS Manager – NMMU George Based in Saasveld


Addo Elephant National Park


This Position is a fixed term contract up to 31 March 2021, renewable upon mutual agreement and further funding. Remuneration is on C3 Paterson salary scale: R 19 470.62.  Total Cost to Company.


  • Degree/Diploma in Geographic Information Science OR relevant formal GIS training completed at minimum NQF Level 6
  • 5 Year working knowledge of Desktop GIS software in the ERSI ArcGIS suite e.g. Arcview Advanced, Spatial Analyst-ESRI courses completed
  • 5 Year working knowledge of GIS Mobile and GPS Software (ArcPad, ArcGIS Mobile and ArcGIS for Collector)
  • 1 Year working experience with ArcGIS Server / ArcGIS Online applications -ESRI courses completed
  • Fully computer literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office software packages such as Word, Excel, Access and Power Point
  • Be in possession of a valid code EB drivers’ licence

Vrijwilliger bij ZooParc Overloon

********** This vacancy is for Dutch speakers only **********

ZooParc Overloon is op zoek naar enthousiaste vrijwilligers die het leuk vinden om samen met een gedreven team van vrijwillige gidsen van Stichting Wildlife verschillende rondleidingen, kinderfeestjes en themadagen in het park te organiseren.

Volunteering & Internships at Sealcentre Pieterburen

The Sealcentre is looking for some hardworking volunteers/interns for the Seal Care department in the upcoming Winter period, from the beginning of January till aprox the end of March 2018. They are looking for those persons with a desire to assist our experienced seal nurses with the day to day care and rehabilitation of the sick/injured seals patients they could have.

Coral Reef Restoration

Application Deadline: Unknown

Are you passionate about conservation? Do you have a few days, weeks or months to spare? Do you like the ocean, corals, dolphins and fish? If you answered YES on all these questions, we would love to hear from you!
REEFolution needs volunteers to help with the coral reef restoration project in Shimoni, Kenya. More information can be found on the following flyer:

To keep the project going (and thus the coral growing) they do ask volunteers a fee for their accommodation and diving. Still interested? Send the REEFolution foundation a message to : or take a look at for more information about the foundation.