WSC tuyển thực tập sinh

Hiệp hội Bảo tồn Động vật Hoang Dã (Wildlife Conservation Society – WCS) tuyển thực tập sinh Chương trình thú y.  Hạn nhận hồ sơ đến 12 tháng 6 năm 2011. Thông tin chi tiết như sau:

Job Opportunity: Calling all veterinarians with an interest in wildlife conservation!!

Application deadline: 12th June, 2011

Are you a motivated Vietnamese veterinarian who loves wildlife and wants to help protect and restore Vietnam’s biodiversity? Do you feel that new creative approaches to conservation are desperately needed? If so then we want you to join our team!

WCS has built a team of like‐minded dedicated Vietnamese and international people who are committed to wildlife conservation. If you think you have what it takes – keep reading…

Job title: Veterinary Program Intern (1 position)

Start date: as soon as possible

Main duty station: Hanoi, however must be available to join the WCS field veterinary team on sampling trips away from Hanoi for up to 2 weeks.

Organization background:

The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is a US‐based conservation organization registered as a non‐profit organisation and has been dedicated to conserving the earth’s biodiversity since its establishment in 1895. The Wildlife Conservation Society’s Global Health Program (GHP) works in tandem with the WCS Country Program in Vietnam to address the critical conservation issue of illegal hunting and trade in wildlife. We

conduct research to provide reliable data on the health and emerging disease aspects of the wildlife trade in Vietnam and use the interface of human, wildlife and domestic animal health to promote conservation. We work closely with the government to strengthen wildlife crime law enforcement in Vietnam, and through our partnerships with other National organizations aim to build political momentum within Vietnam to take wildlife crime seriously.

Main responsibilities of the required post:

  • Accompany the WCS field veterinary team during any field sampling activities. Many of these activities take place out of Hanoi, and require travel by plane, bus or car.
  • Assist in organising WCS Vietnam events including donor visits, study tours, training workshops, regional meetings, and internal staff events
  • Provide support in managing veterinary program stock (sampling equipment and laboratory consumable needs).
  • Monitor Vietnamese print and online media for news regarding outbreak of disease in wildlife and livestock in Vietnam
  • Provide support to translation, editing and review WCS document in English and Vietnamese
  • Assist in logistics and administration for program activities (meeting, workshop, training)

Desired qualifications: This position is for young Vietnamese veterinarian who has:

  • Completed (or about to complete) a degree in Veterinary Medicine
  • Good English and Vietnamese language skills
  • Good communication and team working skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Comfortable travelling to, and working in rural areas
  • Passionate about conservation of Vietnam’s biodiversity

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, CV, and contact details for two references to:

Miss Nguyen Thi Thu My – Administration Officer

Wildlife Conservation Society‐ Vietnam Program

1302, Thanh Cong tower, 57 Lang Ha, Ba Dinh, Hanoi

Tel/Fax: +84 (0) 4 3514 9750/16‐ Ext 11


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted