Antarctica NZ Jobs


Working Here

People are key to Antarctica New Zealand’s success. This includes permanent staff; fixed term and contract staff; seconded staff from the New Zealand Defence Force and our many strategic partners in Government, the science community and other National Antarctic Programmes. We seek to create a high performance organisation underpinned by a culture of shared beliefs.

Antarctica New Zealand has a variety of positions that support our operations in Christchurch and at Scott Base, Antarctica. We are a Crown Entity and as such all staff are expected to uphold the Standards of Integrity and Conduct issued by the State Services Commissioner

Positions are advertised for both locations throughout the year on this site, and range in length of term and contract type.

Expressions of Interest

Interested in working for Antarctica New Zealand, but don’t see any suitable vacancies open? You can register your interest on our Expressions of Interest page.

This will ensure that you will be contacted when a new vacancy is posted. Details of each role, including a full role description will be available at the time that the vacancy is posted.