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Are you looking to start a career in conservation or community development? Or perhaps Ecotourism or Outward Bound Adventure Tourism? If so, then you have found the right place! Have a look at our Job Opportunities and internships in Malaysia & Indonesia.

Application process
Please email your CV/resume with a covering letter to daniel@fuze-ecoteer.com , explaining why you are suitable for the role. Please also state which position you are applying for, when you can start and for how long.

Application Deadline
The application deadline for all roles applications has been extended to Thursday 25th May 2017 however we will accept applications on an ongoing basis as well.

Duration
Each project has different requirements however for most roles we require our interns to commit for at least 6 months.

Benefits
All interns and full time staff are given free accommodation and share communal food up to Rm500 per month per project.
If, as an intern, you stay for 7 or more months, then we will give you an allowance of Rm250 per month on your 7th month.


INTERNSHIPS

MALAYSIA

 

Perhentian Community Project
Teacher x1 – Click here to view

Perhentian Marine Research Station
Teacher x1 – Click here to view

Belum Adventure Camp
Outdoor and rainforest research Assistant x4 – Click here to view

Merapoh
Teacher x1 – Click here to view
Research Assistant x1 – Click here to view


 

 

Internships

 

 

 

MALAYSIA

 

PERHENTIAN MARINE RESEARCH STATION

The Perhentian Marine Research Station is based in the village on the Perhentian Islands.  The project is in its first full year and its primary focus in 2017 is to map the seagrass beds, coral reefs and artificial reefs of the islands. Additionally the station seeks to engage the local dive centres and resorts in conservation activities such as Green Fins accreditation, communal clean ups and small scale recycling scheme.

Dive Research Assistant
As a dive leader you will be expected to train and lead volunteers during research surveys and help contribute towards the engagement of the islands dive centres and resorts. Rescue Diver or greater is required.
Start – June til November 2017

Dive Research Assistant – Job Description 2017 Starting any time from June 2017 for minimum of 4 months.

 

 

ECOTEER HOUSE – PERHENTIAN ISLANDS COMMUNITY PROJECT

The Ecoteer House is a community / Environmental Awareness project based in the village in the Perhentian Islands.  The project leads school clubs, beach cleans, eco snorkel briefings and under Blue Temple a small scale recycling scheme for the resorts and dive centres.

Community Liaison Leader
You will lead small community activities and school clubs each week for the primary school children on the islands – Jane Goodall’s Roots and Shoots, Environmental club and english club. We use minimal resources and try to take the children outside of the classroom as much as possible.

Start – June til November 2017

Community Liaison Leader – Job Description 2017 Starting any time from June 2017 for minimum of 4 months.

 

MERAPOH – MERAPOH COMMUNITY AND CONSERVATION PROJECT

The Merapoh project is based 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.

Teacher
You will lead 3 classes per week for the Batek children – teaching basic levels and in challenging conditions. We use minimal resources and try to take the children outside of the classroom as much as possible.

Start – June til November 2017

Merapoh Teacher Job Description 2017 – Starting any time from March/April 2017 for minimum of 4 months.

Research Assistant
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 help assist on. You will also help to collect information to help develop a SMART GIS map of the area.

Start – June til November 2017

Merapoh Rainforest Researcher Job Description 2017 – Starting any time from June 2017 for minimum of 4 months.



BELUM ADVENTURE CAMP
The Belum Adventure Camp is just that. A camp with high ropes, ziplines and conservation work in the world famous Royal Belum State Park.  With the highest density of elephants, Malayan Tigers and over 300 species of birds the Royal Belum State Park is the best place for experiencing the rainforest.

 

Adventure Camp Assistant
This role requires you to help at the adventure camp. You will be trained to manage safety on high ropes courses and ziplines.  This is a role for a happy go lucky person who wants to learn about adventure ecotourism.

Start –  June 2017 til ongoing

Belum Adventure Camp Assistant Job Description 2017 – Starting from June 2017 for minimum of 4 months.