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Career Opportunities in Rainforest Conservation in Malaysia

Career Opportunities in Rainforest Conservation

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.

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. Read the full job description

Merapoh Rainforest Researcher 2018

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.

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Merapoh Volunteer Coordinator 2018

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to on or before the 15th November 2017.

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