Advert ID: 20006239
Field Officer - Carnarvon Station Reserve
Bush Heritage Australia
Bush Heritage is an independent not-for-profit that buys and manages land, and partners with Aboriginal people, to protect our irreplaceable landscapes and magnificent native species, forever.
About the role:
The Field Officer will work with the Healthy Landscape Manager Central Queensland to ensure the day-to-day management of Carnarvon and Goonderoo Reserves meets the goals of the Reserve Management Plans and Bush Heritage.
As a Reserve-based position, the Field Officer will manage and work in collaboration with Ecologists and other non-reserve staff to contribute to the management and operation of Carnarvon and Goonderoo Reserves.
The position is based at Carnarvon Station 200km NNE of Augathella Qld, it is a remote location with periods of isolation during wet weather.
What you need to succeed:
You will have relevant work experience and hold certifications and training indicated in the Position Description that meet the requirements of this role.
You will be experienced in living and working in a remote environment. You will have experience in general rural/station maintenance skills, fencing, water supply and reticulation, road maintenance, steel and timber fabrication skills, operating and maintaining plant and equipment.
You will be a team player with ability to see the bigger picture, have an aptitude to improvise and think on your feet, and have a strong work ethic.
You will be experienced in operating and recovering 4WD vehicles in a variety of conditions. It is essential that you have a manual Australian driver’s license.
Bush Heritage Australia actively encourages applicants from diverse groups and communities including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, those from culturally and linguistically diverse communities, women, people with diverse ability and LGBTIQ (sexuality and gender diverse and intersex) communities.
How to apply:View details
If you have a passion for conservation and want to make a real difference in protecting our natural environment, then apply by sending your resume, cover letter and a separate document addressing the selection criteria explaining how your skills and experience match this role to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting your name_ job ID: FOCS2020 in the subject of the email.
Applications close: 30 September, 2020.
Bush Heritage Australia acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal owners of country throughout Australia and pays respect to them, their culture and their Elders past, present and future.
Position Description - PD_FIELD_OFFICER_Carnarvon.pdf