Join an international conservation team, deep in the South African bushveld and experience an internship experience like no other! Wake up to the roar of lions, spend your days out in the reserve tracking wildlife, conducting valuable research and learning a variety of new skills to kick start your career in conservation!

This paid job will give you the opportunity to contribute directly to the long term conservation of the wildlife and ecosystems that call this part of Africa home. Alongside your team members, you will be trained to collect vital behavioural data on the local predators and large herbivores as well how to use various pieces of equipment and identify and track various animals.

You will work closely with the Science Officer to assist with research and help train and develop interns and volunteers from across the globe.


  • Conducting training lectures and improving presentations
  • Brain-storming research ideas and trying to implement them on the reserve
  • Assist with collaborating with other organizations utilizing our data
  • Maintain health & safety standards
  • Entering and checking data quality
  • Cleaning and maintaining rifles
  • Mentoring volunteers
  • Conducting Town Trips with volunteers
  • Stock taking of food and house supplies
  • Assisting with camp duties such as cooking and cleaning
  • Entertaining volunteers


  • experience in conservation
  • experience in compiling research

Reports to: Science Officer

Reference: RA-FLD-KAR

Please click the ‘Apply for Job‘ button above to apply, and don’t forget to mention Conservation Careers in your application!