Advert ID: 20000107
Land Management Officer
Fitzroy Basin Association Inc.
Salary: $62,412 - $75,705 p.a. (T3-T4); Full-time (72 hours)
Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) is Central Queensland’s leading Natural Resource Management group. FBA strives to protect the region’s ecosystems, wetlands, plants and animals; improve land condition and management practices; and ensure healthy waterways flowing to the reef.
FBA works across an area more than 156,000 km2 in size extending from Nebo in the north to Injune in the south, and west to the Drummond Range. As well as the catchments of the Fitzroy River, we cover adjacent coastal waterways and the Boyne and Calliope Rivers.
FBA coordinates work to achieve natural resource management targets set out in the regional plan, developed in consultation with the wider community. FBA is an equal opportunity employer.
Purpose of the Position
The purpose of the position is to provide technical and extension support to projects being managed within the Water and Agriculture Program.
Roles and Responsibilities
The Land Management Officer will be accountable for:
Key Performance Areas
Qualifications and Experience
Tertiary qualification in Natural Resource Management, Environmental Management, Agriculture or related discipline is required. Experience in community based natural resource management, particularly involving catchment or property management planning would be highly regarded.
Reporting and Supervision
This position reports to the Acting Senior Land Management Officer and has no supervisory responsibilities.
Salary, Superannuation, and other benefits
The successful applicant will be offered a Contract of Employment consistent with the FBA Policies and Procedures and FBA salary framework. In addition to superannuation guarantee payments, FBA offers to match voluntary superannuation contributions by employees up to an additional 3% of salary.
FBA is keen to work with arrangements that suit the right person/people for the job, and to that end, are willing to negotiate part-time arrangements, including job sharing. Daily hours of work are flexible, reflecting the need for the successful applicant to work hours that suit clients.
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Please contact the Acting Senior Land Management Officer on 07 4999 2805 for more information on the position. Visit our web site at www.fba.org.au for further information on the organisation.
Applying for the position
Whilst applicants are not required to answer selection criteria in their letter of application, selection for the position will be based on the successful applicant’s ability to demonstrate the following selection criteria at interview:
Closing date: 25th February, 2018.