Advert ID: 20006515
Practical Ecology Pty Ltd
Preston, Melbourne, Victoria
Part-time (3-4 days per week)
Practical Ecology Pty Ltd has been in operation since 1993 and is one of Victoria’s leading ecological consultancies. We have a team of experienced consultants that focus on ecology and bushfire risk management, and undertake a diverse range of projects for private and public landowners/managers across Victoria.
Our ecological consulting services focus on undertaking flora and fauna surveys, within a view to determining legislative implications associated with likely impacts and/or the provision land management advice to retain and protect the values present at a given site. We also provide a skilled team of bushland restoration practitioners that undertake weed control, planned burning, revegetation and general vegetation management.
We are currently seeking an experienced GIS Officer.
As part of this role, you will work closely with our team of ecological consultants to provide a range of GIS related services. This includes database management, map generation, data exporting and importing, creating queries, and mobile mapping device set up. You are expected to have a high level of attention to detail, the ability to meet deadlines, and interpersonal skills which enable you to participate fully in our team environment, and also occasionally contact clients and referral authorities.
The following Selection Criteria apply to this position:
What we offer:
You will be supported by our Consulting Co-ordinator, GIS Coordinator, Managing Director, other consultants, technical assistants and administrative staff including our Admin Manager.
Working as part of our ecological consulting team, you will be provided with a flexible work environment that an emphasis on work-life balance, professional development opportunities and the scope to work on a range of diverse and interesting projects. Our primary work location is our office in Preston, Victoria.
Remuneration is to be negotiated dependent upon experience, knowledge and skills.
The position being offered is of a part-time nature (3-4 days per week) with terms subject to negotiation.