Advert ID: 20006587
Field Crew position
Abzeco Pty Ltd
Bush Crew October 2020
Field Crew Positions
Challenging work with an engaging and progressive field crew throughout Greater Melbourne and rural Victoria.
Abzeco are seeking expressions of interest from individuals who are passionate about plant ecology and biodiversity management for our Field Crew Team. We have several casual positions to fill, with a view to identify suitable candidates to join our crew longer term.
The Field Crew’s primary role is fulfilling contract and Land Management services for public and private sector clients throughout both natural and civil landscapes. Abzeco has developed a highly skilled and qualified team that specialise in the restoration of native vegetation with a focus on natural temperate grasslands, grassy woodlands, and threatened native flora and fauna. We also provide staff diverse opportunities on environmental management and survey projects throughout Victoria.
Potential new crew members would be highly motivated individuals who enjoy outdoors, highly physical work, who thrive as part of a high functioning team, and embrace feedback and coaching.
Primary tasks of the field crew include:
The vast majority of our work involves herbicide use to manage weeds in endangered high quality remnant grasslands and grassy woodlands on the Victorian Volcanic Plain in Western Melbourne. We constantly seek out new work in these habitats throughout Victoria and this kind of work is part of our core business at Abzeco. We are seeking applicants that have previous experience working on a bush crew in this kind of vegetation. If you enjoy this kind of working environment and are willing to undertake long periods of highly strenuous physical activity in challenging weather conditions, we can provide an excellent employment opportunity.
Key skills and qualifications required:
Required experience level:
We anticipate that successful applicants will have a strong set of references, will complete a short questionnaire to gauge their experience level, participate in a brief interview and meet some of the existing crew during early trial work. Successful applicants will be remunerated according to their level of experience based on the Abzeco schedule of rates.
Key Selection Criteria:
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We are seeking only qualified and experienced applicants.
Applications should be emailed ASAP.
We will be interviewing candidates as a matter of urgency and will continue to appoint new staff in accordance with our work demands.
Please email resume attention of: Linda Martin - firstname.lastname@example.org
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