Careers

We’re hiring!

 

We are pleased to offer the opportunities below. Please follow the application instructions carefully when submitting your application.

JOB TITLE
LOCATION

Educator

The educator would work with the education team in Port Elizabeth where the materials will be developed and tested with local teachers and learners. The production of materials will be target driven.

Port Elizabeth
South Africa

Events Organiser

The events organizer will work in Port Elizabeth with the SST team. Requirements are proven experience and a positive track record in organizing international and national conferences, workshops and other meetings, including festivals and fun events which are open to the public.

Port Elizabeth
South Africa

Head of communications

The Head of communications will build and inspire a team of communicators. The goal is to promote the various programmes of SST, especially the African Marine Waste Network. If we are to change the way in which millions of people think and behave regarding plastic pollution, then an exceptional communications strategy is required.

Port Elizabeth
South Africa

Head of research

The research leader will need to guide researchers in the team ranging from remote sensing, monitoring and measuring plastic and micro-plastic waste in catchments, rivers, estuaries and the sea, marine conservation, GIS and mapping with at least a working knowledge of predictive modeling.

Port Elizabeth
South Africa

Researchers with GIS & Modelling capabilities

The researcher would work with the remote sensing team, the monitoring team and other scientists to develop baselines upon which to build strategies for management of plastic pollution, and to develop predictive models.

Port Elizabeth
South Africa