We need you: Recruiting now for Quarantine Officers 2019!

Would you like a career that is challenging, full of variety and of critical importance to the future of New Zealand?

Are you passionate about protecting our country?

Opportunities in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown.

Our Quarantine Officers are every-day New Zealanders doing an extraordinary job for their country. We work with importers, industry groups, and airlines to ensure that cargo and passengers entering New Zealand are free of biosecurity risk.

What can you expect as a Quarantine Officer?

  • A breadth of work: Work at an international airport, mail centre, cargo & importer facilities, cruise ships, ports and more
  • An amazing training programme:A mix of classroom and on-the-job training
  • Further development opportunities: For those prepared to put in extra effort, there are opportunities in leadership, analysis and subject matter expertise
  • A high-performing team that is passionate about protecting New Zealand and living the MPI values

Check out the position description here

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for candidates who are:

  • Passionate, self-motivated people who enjoy a range of tasks and worksites
  • From diverse backgrounds, diverse cultures and are all ages
  • Fit and healthy with a positive, team-focused attitude
  • Happy to work indoors, outdoors and in any climate
  • Experienced in areas such as retail, administration or trades
  • Great written and oral communicators
  • Committed to customer service and delivering to stakeholders
  • Keen to work in a continuously changing environment
  • Ready to learn about new ideas such as biosecurity and regulatory compliance - they are the key to your success in this role!
  • Interested or qualified in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, botany, or environmental science

Applications are now closed.