Environmental Team Leader


Aust Care Environmental Services


Brisbane, Queensland

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Aust Care Environmental Services is one of South East Queensland's leading natural area management organisations. Over its 18-year history Aust Care Environmental Services has successfully and safely delivered a myriad of natural area management functions for Local and State Governments, Public Utility Organisations, Private Developers, Mine Sites and large graziers.

As a result of continued growth we are now looking for a full-time Team Leader.

Your role will be to organise, mentor and lead a small team of ecological restoration practitioners. This will involve scheduling in your crew via our software system, mentoring your crew in areas of weed control techniques, tube stock planting methodologies, soil management and watering.

You will be required to deal directly with our clients and advise them on the safest and most cost effective methodologies in natural area restoration. You will also need to understand the various uses and capacity of the company's civil equipment and how they can contribute to your projects.

While this is primarily a leadership and coordination role you will also be required to regularly perform manual work on our job sites. 

The successful applicant will have;

  • A stable employment history
  • Humility and Resilience
  • Enthusiasm for getting stuck in and performing on-ground work
  • A manual car drivers license or higher
  • Demonstrated capabilities in scheduling, leading and managing teams
  • Proven man management skills and experience
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • A demonstrated passion for ecological restoration
  • A calm, courteous, open and honest disposition
  • Computer skills in excel, word, powerpoint

While not essential desirable skills will include:

  • Capabilities in SEQ weed identification and control
  • Native plant identification skills
  • Chainsaw Tickets
  • Qualifications in CaLM, Horticulture or similar
  • ACDC License

This is a Senior Management position with the company and one that routinely contributes to the growth and direction of it. You will be highly empowered, be allowed to work autonomously and be judged only on your ability to deliver our projects in a safe, effective and cost competitive manner.

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