Advert ID: 20000041
Various positions, major indigenous land management collaboration
Desert Support Services Pty Ltd
Perth, Western Australia
Salary packaging + benefits & generous conditions
Range of positions – major Indigenous land management collaboration
Located in East Perth, Desert Support Services Pty Ltd (DSS - part of the Central Desert Group) is committed to assisting traditional owners and their representative bodies to use their traditional lands to fulfil their social, cultural and economic aspirations to achieve a sustainable and independent future.
We are looking for smart, innovative and experienced people to fill a number of positions to oversee the implementation and successful delivery of a major Indigenous land management collaboration across Australia’s deserts.
The collaboration, which includes Indigenous organisations, and international and regional conservation organisations, will deliver a range of activities to enhance environmental resilience, improve Indigenous livelihoods and develop a strong Indigenous representative body for Indigenous rangers and their organisations across the deserts.
Funding from a US-based Foundation for the collaboration is currently subject to contract negotiations and is expected to commence in early 2018. Funding will be over 5 years until 31 December 2022.
The positions we are seeking to fill are:
The team will be headed up by the General Manager - Major Projects.
If you have experience or qualifications for any of the above roles and are keen to work with a progressive not-for-profit organisation in Indigenous affairs then these positions could be for you.
It is expected that the successful candidates will be based in our Perth office and be available to travel to remote desert communities or interstate as required.
All positions will be subject to a successful probation period.
How do you apply for these fantastic positions that offer an opportunity to work in a progressive, rewarding and hands-on working environment?
Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
Applications close 9am (Australian Western Standard Time) on Monday, 19 February 2018.
For contact and application details, click 'How to apply' below.
How to apply:View details
Simply visit the Desert Support Services website at www.desertsupportservices.com to:
*Note: Applications will only be accepted when submitted through the Desert Support website and when accompanied by a detailed response to the selection criteria.
View the full Position Descriptions:
Contact: Emma Thompson, HR Officer, 08 9425 2099.