Advert ID: 20003509
Private Land Conservation Officer (pt)
Macedon Ranges Shire Council
$80,881 - $88,174 p.a (pro rata) + super. Temporary part-time (30.4 hours a fortnight until December 2020)
Reference Number 8069
As a part of Council’s focus on private land conservation, we are seeking a self-motivated and enthusiastic professional with experience providing individual advice to rural land owners about property planning and farming practices that enhance environmental outcomes.
The position will be suited to someone with practical experience of contemporary regenerative agricultural techniques and other sustainable land and waterway management practices, as well as the ability to engage with and influence a range of rural land owners and farmers.
The role will primarily involve provision of individual on-farm advice. In addition you will also be responsible for administering workshops and other community engagement activities in collaboration with other stakeholders such as State Government departments, agencies and Landcare.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who enjoys working with farmers and rural land owners to achieve positive environmental outcomes, and who is keen to work within a team of passionate environment professionals.
Council is open to flexible arrangements regarding working hours and days.
This position is funded by the National Landcare Program - Small Grants, Smart Farms initiative.
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