Advert ID: 20006497
Ngurrara Ranger Coordinator (male)
Yanunijarra Aboriginal Corporation
Fitzroy Crossing, WA
$68,128 per year
Who we are
Yanunijarra Aboriginal Corporation was established to manage approximately 77, 595 square kilometres of exclusive possession and 20,000 square kilometers of consent determined native title in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. We manage a team of men and women rangers, who carry out conservation and land management work mainly in the Great Sandy Desert and we're developing a tourism management strategy for the Canning Stock Route.
The Ngurrara Ranger program is facilitated by Yanunijarra Aboriginal Corporation and is currently in the third year of independence from the Kimberley Land Council. The program is going from strength to strength and is firmly routed in strong Walmajarri lore and culture. Ngurrara Rangers are supported by the Yanunijarra PBC and the Ngurrara Rangers and IPA steering committee to ensure the program is delivering on its Healthy Country Plan targets within a cultural framework.
We're seeking a suitably qualified and motivated person to live and work in Fitzroy Crossing and to supervise the Ngurrara Indigenous Ranger Program (IRP) male ranger group.
About the role
Key duties include (but are not limited to) coordinating the day-to-day activities of the Ngurrara Rangers; providing workplace leadership, mentoring and performance reviews; organising meetings with key stakeholders to monitor the annual WoC work plan; managing and understanding the WoC budget to make sure it's used to its full potential; ensuring effective day-to-day administration of the Ngurrara Ranger program including of timesheets, payments, purchases etc; planning and supervising field activities, including to remote locations; assisting researchers to engage in on-country research with Ngurrara Ranger groups; and ensuring compliance by Ngurrara Rangers with cultural protocols and policies and procedures.
Please note, that it is essential your application addresses each of the selection criteria by providing information about your qualifications, experience and skills as they relate to each one.
Salary and Benefits
12-month contract, an attractive salary package with significant subsidies including 5 weeks annual leave, relocation, leave loading, district allowance, rental subsidy, air conditioning subsidy, an annual airfare (subject to qualifying period) and the option to salary sacrifice up to $15,889 per annum will be offered to the successful candidates.
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To apply, please send a cover letter, CV and address the selection criteria in your application to Kevin Tromp at: email@example.com
Please Note: you must address the selection criteria for your application to be considered.
Position Description - Ngurrara Ranger Coordinator.pdf