Bushland Management Team Members


Native Habitat


Between East Melbourne and West Gippsland, Victoria

Salary etc:

Casual above award + Super

About Us:

Native Habitat is a bushland management, ecological restoration and weed control business located in West Gippsland, Victoria.

We pride ourselves on our passion, work ethic and quality of results.

Job Description:

Native Habitat is looking for enthusiastic bush managment team members who are qualified with onsite experience to join our small team.

As a bush crew member your duties will include:

  • Working onsite as part of a team to complete daily work schedules.
  • Weed control using various measures including: Rig and knapsack herbicide application, woody weed control via hand weeding, cut'n'paint and drill'n'fill methodology.
  • Bushland revegetation and natural area restoration.

About you:

Essential qualifications

  • Tertiary TAFE / University with a minimum of Certificate 3 in Conservation and Land Management or similar.
  • Current manual driver’s license & own vehicle
  • Agricultural chemical uses permit (ACUP)
  • Construction Induction Card (Red/White Card)
  • Working with Children check
  • First Aid (Level 2)

Experience (Highly regarded but not essential)

  • Sound knowledge of indigenous plant ID and introduced weed ID.
  • Experience in weed control methods including hand weeding, cut’n’paint & drill’n’fill etc.
  • Experience in weed control methods utilising knapsacks and rig spraying.
  • Experience in revegetation.
  • Experience with plant such as Brush cutters, Chainsaws and Chippers


  • Please do not apply for this position if you do not have personal transport.
  • Work sites are situated from Mt Dandenong to Mt Baw Baw

If you have a can-do attitude, great work ethic and have the desire to make a difference to our National Parks, waterways, urban and bushland reserves apply below.

How to apply:

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Date published:


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NRMjobs Notice 20006741 - Open Standards - Conservation Standards / Healthy Country Planning workshop