We are now recruiting for our North Sea Wildlife Officers

15th Nov 2017

-  2017 North Sea Wildlife Officers - Julia & Lucy

We are now recruiting for two Wildlife Officers to deliver the Wildlife Officer programme in the North Sea, on board the DFDS King Seaways passenger ferry sailing from North Shields (UK) to Ijmuiden (Netherlands).

We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic, driven and conservation-minded individuals with the passion to enthuse others and with experience of excellent customer service, to deliver the Wildlife Officer programme in the 'ORCA Wildlife Centre' on board. The Wildlife Officers will deliver presentations, children's activities and deck watches for passengers, as well as manage volunteer placements.  The Wildlife Officers will work on board the DFDS ferry on a 2 week on, 2 week off rota. 

In 2017, over 300 whales, dolphins and porpoises were sighted by the Wildlife Officers, as well as a host of other marine wildlife, such as gannets, guillemots, puffins and grey seals.  

For more information, please read the job descriptions on our Vacancies page.

You can read the North Sea Wildlife Officer blog here.

- Wildlife Officer Lucy delivering a presentation in the ORCA Wildlife Centre, on board the DFDS King Seaways

- Wildlife Officer Placement, Beccy, enjoying her time on the King Seaways