Current office volunteer roles

Standard Page - 2 May, 2011

We regularly require volunteers for set roles within our offices. Select one of our offices below or register as a volunteer for monthly updates on new positions.


Sydney Warehouse


Volunteer with Greenpeace

How to apply

Step 1: Email your CV

Email your brief CV, cover letter and availability to . Please include the role you are applying for and short statements on how you meet the desirable skills for the role.

Step 2: Register

Register as a Greenpeace volunteer using our online registration form to get regular email updates on new opportunities.

Other ways to get involved with Greenpeace

Current paid vacancies



Web Team Assistant

1-2 days a week for a minimum three months, required for immediate start.

  • Uploading content to using the CMS
  • ​Conducting a website content audit​
  • Providing social media support to the team, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest
  • Researching blog content
  • ​Responding to supporter communications

​​Key Skills or Experience:

  • An understanding of and thirst for social media
  • Good writing skills
  • Proactive attitude
  • Experience using Content Management Systems (CMS) is a bonus
  • Enjoyment of blogging

This position would suit someone willing to help out with mundane tasks although there will be the opportunity to get involved in creative projects too.

Mobilisation Assistant

2-3 days per week for a minimum three months, required for immediate start.

Working with the Mobilisation Manager, we are looking for an experienced database/admin volunteer to assist with the management of our volunteer program.


  • Updating and managing volunteer records on our database
  • Managing and responding to volunteer emails
  • Welcoming new volunteers to the program
  • Working to procedures and protocols of our volunteer program
  • Calling and enlisting volunteers on our new campaigns, events and petitions

Key Skills or Experience:

  • Commitment to Greenpeace and our core values
  • Experience working with databases
  • Good communication skills (written and oral)
  • Organised and able to work independently
  • Confidentiality and sensitivity handling personal data

This role would suit someone who enjoys phone work and being organised.


Web Development Assistant

Volunteer with fundamental knowledge in web development required to assist our Web Master/Developer 3 days per week for a minimum of 3 months. 


  • Develop/build dynamic web contents.
  • Re-build/update existing web contents.
  • Give support to other staffs that relates to web development.

Key Skills or Experience:

  • Knowledgeable on PHP, Python, MySQL, Javascript, JQuery, HTML5 and CSS3
  • Understanding on MVC framework, Responsive and Adaptive Design
  • Commitment to Greenpeace and our core values
  • Understanding e-commerce, payment gateway
  • Reliability

Desirable But Not Essential

  • Python/Django framework
  • Wordpress

This position would suit a student or graduate with the above core skills looking to gain more experience.

Investigations Assistant

2-3 days/week for a minimum of 8 weeks, applications welcome, positions arise periodically


  • Data/information retrieval from disparate information sources including:
  • Industry/ government publications
  • Scientific literature
  •  Databases
  • Advanced web searches
  • Processing and collating this information using tools such as spreadsheets and possibly databases
  • Presenting research outcomes in reports

Key Skills or Experience:

  • Methodical approach to research
  • IT literate (advanced but not programing) eg  Excel
  • Patience
  • Science/ engineering background or aspirations preferred
  • Willing to do repetitive or time consuming research tasks for campaign (there will be fun bits too!)

This position is somewhat flexible and would suit a variety of applicants with the position tailored to their individual skill set.


Sydney Warehouse

No volunteer roles currently available.