Paid positions & Internships

Field Assistants

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This internship position is ideal for those who are pursuing careers in conservation biology or related fields and are interested in gaining hands-on experience performing biological fieldwork and leading volunteers in an international setting. Every year many of our Field Assistants end up in a coordination position in similar projects after spending one summer with us!


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Assistente de Campo Local

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Se você já tem experiencia no trabalho de conservação das Tartarugas Marinhas na ilha do Sal ou em outras ilhas e tem compromisso e interesse ambiental, pode solicitar a posição de Assistente de Campo para a temporada de desova 2018. 

Esta posição vai dar mais treinamento e mais responsabilidades e vai dar a oportunidade de trabalhar conjuntamente com voluntários de outras nacionalidades. 

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Assistant Coordinator

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If you already have experience working with sea turtles and want to step up in your career, this is your opportunity. Help manage a big team of both international and local assistants and volunteers in a field camp in one of the biggest nesting sites for Loggerhead sea turtles.


If you are applying for this position but would also like to be considered as Field Assistants, fill only the application form for this position.

Project Coordinator

Coordinator for the the project "Establishing Cooperative Marine Protected Areas Management to Conserve Sal's Key Biodiveristy Areas"

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This project aims to contribute to the proper establishment and development of sustainable management of the MPA of Costa de Fragata, support of monitoring surveillance at all levels, recovery and conservation of the habitat and species living within the MPA, and support to participatory and community-based management of natural resources.


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