Closing date: 
14 Jul 2019

JOB TITLE:                               Trainee Ranger

SALARY:                                   SG4

RESPONSIBLE TO:                     Aldabra Scientific Coordinator

HOURS OF WORK:                     40HRS PER WEEK, and upon request overtime

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in the implementation of the monitoring and data collection programme and management under the guidance of the Research Officer or other person designated.
  • Participate in the alien species eradication programme under the guidance of the Research Officer or other person designated.
  • Assist with the enforcement of the National Park and Nature Conservancy Act and Aldabra regulations and SIF policies
  • Participate in the anti-poaching patrol and surveillance under the guidance of the Island Manager or other person designated.
  • Accompany and guide visitors on Aldabra and ensure that their conduct is in accordance with the all SIF policies.
  • Assist with the maintenance and up-keep of the Research Station facilities and equipments
  • Assist with the maintenance and upkeep of field camp, trails, scientific transects and other science and conservation programme related needs in the field.
  • Enforce waste policies and conduct periodic clean-ups with all staff especially within those areas used by tourists and other visitors.
  • Required to take up and full fill duties beyond the scope of the contract due to the nature of the place


  • IGSCE level plus 3 years working experience in a relevant field or
  • Successful completion of post secondary education