We are looking for a few good people to help us grow Kākoʻo ʻŌiwi and share our story with the world.

Apply with a cover letter, application or resume to [email protected] or mail to:
Kākoʻo ʻŌiwi
Attn: Hiring Manager
PO Box 5307
Kaneohe, HI 96744
Questions? Email us at [email protected]

Hapai’Pu Apprentice

KākoʻoʻŌiwi is accepting applications for the Hāpai Pū Apprentice Program. A great opportunity to work the ʻāina with different organizations in Koʻolaupoko, Oʻahu. Applications will be accepted until the (5) positions are filled. Interviews will be on a rolling basis.

Hāpai Pū Specialist II, Education

Kākoʻo ʻŌiwi is looking for a hard-working, Hāpai Pū Specialist II to work with our Hāpai Pū Program to develop individuals in the area of ʻahupuaʻa management techniques unique to our area and will continue to receive training in the areas of but not limited to:

  • Kalo farming & valueadded food production
  • ʻĀina, Kai, and Loko iʻa restoration and conservation through ecosystem management
  • Heavy equipment operation
  • Volunteer management
  • Environmental education and awareness
  • Data collection & management

Opu Nui Director

The 11 month, Hapai Pu Program works to develop individuals in the area of ʻahupuaa
management techniques unique to our area and will receive training in the areas of:

  • Kalo farming & value-added food production,
  • Conservation through flood mitigation, and ecosystem management,
  • Heavy equipment operation,
  • Volunteer management, and
  • Environmental education and awareness

Kāko`o `Ōiwi is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.