Rainforest Conservation - Internships 2018

Application Deadline: 
15 Nov 2017
Conservation Internships 2018
• Location: Merapoh, bordering Taman Negara in Malaysia
- Duration: min. 6 months ( from March 2018)
• Full time, Volunteer ( after 6 months, a small allowance will be paid)
Do you love the rainforest? The sounds of wild elephants, gibbons and hornbills, while you are jungle trekking? We can offer some wonderful career opportunities in rainforest conservation. You can improve your skills in data collection, camera trapping and other conservation work. Our rainforest conservation and community project is based in Merapoh. It is on the borders of Taman Negara, Malaysia’s largest national park.  The project focuses on rainforest conservation and helping a local group of semi nomadic people from the Batek tribe.  All interns are expected to learn basic jungle survival skills. You can learn more about the project here http://ecoteerresponsibletravel.com/portfolio/volunteer-near-taman-negara/.
Merapoh Rainforest Researcher 2018
You will help with collecting data on ground dwelling and arboreal animal presence. The lead researcher is researching arboreal animals using camera traps which you can assist on. You will also collect information to develop a SMART GIS map of the area.
Merapoh Volunteer Co-ordinator 2018
Gain conservation and research experience, and also improve your management and leadership skills. You will be the first point of contact for all our visiting volunteers.
To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to adventure@fuze-ecoteer.com on or before the 15th November 2017.
To see all our current career opportunities and application process, click http://ecoteerresponsibletravel.com/about-ecoteer/careers/