Job Opportunities

We have small dedicated teams in both the UK and Antarctica who work hard to keep our operation going, preserving our Antarctic heritage and sharing it with the world.

Every year we recruit a team to work in Antarctica and occasionally also have vacancies for operational and functional (e.g. merchandising, communication, retail etc.) specialists in the UK. 

Find out more about working for the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust and see our latest vacancies.

Heritage Project Manager & Surveyor

We are currently looking to employ the services of an experienced heritage project manager with heritage building surveying expertise to lead the conservation management programme for our six historic sites on the Antarctic Peninsula. Working with a range of heritage partners and contractors we have a commitment to caring for this precious and vulnerable heritage for a worldwide audience, to the highest international heritage standards.

You will be appointed as a contractor, joining the Cambridge-based team, a range of partners, contractors and advisors as well the seasonal field conservation teams. Your brief is to coordinate the heritage management programme and work with our Antarctic Operations team to deliver the seasonal fieldwork on site in Antarctica.

You can access the full job specification by clicking here.  



Working at Port Lockroy
Find out more about working at Port Lockroy and how to apply

Each year (November to March) we recruit a small team of staff to work at the historic site of Base A, Port Lockroy in Antarctica and run the museum, shop, Post Office and maintenance programme.

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Press Enquiries

We are very keen to promote the important heritage work that we do, telling the story of life in Antarctica both past and present. If you are interested in running a story about us, using our images or films or want to discuss an interview or potential collaboration opportunity we would love to hear from you.  Please contact either Sarah or Lewis at Limewash to discuss your requirements or +44 (0)1223 813 557.