The Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) is one of the largest and most respected biodiversity conservation NGOs in southern Africa, with an excess of 100 projects and has been in operation for over 40 years. If you’d like to be a part of our ‘Conservation in Action team visit this page regularly for the latest career opportunities.’

Each CV received will be reviewed by the EWT Human Resources department; however please note that it is not possible for us to communicate individually with each and every applicant. We acknowledge that the task of seeking employment can be exhausting and demotivating at times; and we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for considering the EWT. Remember “You cannot expect victory and plan for defeat.” - Joel Osteen

The Endangered Wildlife Trust is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are requested to submit a CV and a brief motivation as to why and how they would see themselves in the advertised position. Applicants who have not been contacted within 14 days of the closing date must please assume that their applications were not successful. The EWT reserves the right not to make an appointment.

To apply please e-mail your CV to the Human Resources Manager.

  • Include a detailed motivation letter as to how and why you are the best candidate for this position
  • Photo of yourself.

Alison Jänicke - email
Attention: Human Resources and Office Manager
Postal: Private Bag X 11, Modderfontein, 1645 or
Physical: Building K2, Pinelands Office Park, Modderfontein, 1609
Fax: 086 636 5823


Wildlife in Trade Programme (WIT) Canine Trainer
Purpose of the Position: The Endangered Wildlife Trust, one of the largest biodiversity conservation NGOs in southern Africa, is offering the opportunity for two young, energetic people who have a passion for working with domestic working dogs in the wildlife area to support anti-poaching efforts....READ MORE

Qualifications, experience and competencies required:
 RSA citizen.
 Valid Driver’s License.
 An affinity for domestic dogs.
 Matric certificate.
 Excellent written and spoken English, another official language would be advantageous.
 Basic MS Word, Outlook and Excel required.
 Ability to use mobile technology, e.g. WhatsApp, phone camera, etc.
 No criminal record or any offenses pending.
 Willing to work hard, long hours under tough conditions and get ‘hands dirty’.