Advert ID: 20004965
Senior Ranger: East Alligator District
Katherine, Northern Territory
$67,190 - $73,148 p.a. + super
Kakadu National Park is offering an ongoing position for Senior Ranger within one of Australia’s most recognised national parks and iconic World Heritage listed areas. The role will provide opportunities to undertake a diverse, unique and interesting range of duties, working within a cross-cultural environment in the Ranger team.
About the role:
As the Senior Ranger you will provide leadership to a team of Rangers in aspects of protected area management specifically relating to visitor management.
You will assist in preparing work programs, managing budgets and setting the direction for district team (in the context of the Kakadu Plan of Management) and be part of the Park Operations Team. You will be working closely with traditional owners and other stakeholders in this World Heritage listed, jointly-managed National Park and contribute to the management of the natural and cultural values of the park.
You will be responsible for planning and implementing visitor management projects and programs and demonstrated skills in this area are highly desirable. Communication skills are important, as well as other practical skills, such as the ability to drive a 4WD and a current first aid certificate. You will form part of an operational roster that includes weekends and public holidays, as well as, at times, participating in emergency responses, compliance and enforcement activities. As an important member of our operations team, and a uniformed representative of Kakadu National Park, park visitors and tour operators will look to you for expert assistance and guidance.
If you want to make a difference and believe you have the necessary skills and desire to work as one of our Senior Rangers at Kakadu, then please submit an application.
Other work related requirements – the successful applicant will:
The Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment values social and cultural diversity and is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and the provision of a safe and healthy work environment.
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How to apply:
To apply visit the Department’s online recruitment system at: http://www.environment.gov.au/topics/about-us/employment
Applications close: 11pm (AEDT) on Friday, 28 February 2020.