Advert ID: 20007445
Land Management Coordinator
Karlka Nyiyaparli Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC
Port Hedland, WA
Karlka Nyiyaparli Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC (KNAC) is the registered native title body corporate holding the native title in trust for the Nyiyaparli People. The Nyiyaparli People are the Traditional Owners of approximately 36,684 square kilometres of land and waters in the east Pilbara region, including the township of Newman, Western Australia.
KNAC has the responsibility for compliance with a number of significant mining related Indigenous Land Use Agreements (ILUAs), acts as the Local Aboriginal Corporation (LAC) and is a key stakeholder in the Nyiyaparli Benefit Management Structure.
The Land Management Program Coordinator will be part of the Heritage and Land Management team at Karlka Nyiyaparli Aboriginal Corporation, reporting to the Heritage and Land Manager and will work alongside the Heritage Coordinator, Cultural Advisor, and Implementation Officer.
The position is responsible helping develop and deliver land management programs which include cultural knowledge transmission projects; fire, feral, threatened species and weed management; fee for service projects and cultural tourism projects.
The position will also assist with core obligations of the PBC including coordination of environmental approvals process linked to land development, along with coordination of heritage activity engagement where directed.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
To be successful in this role the applicant must be culturally sensitive, be as comfortable on country as you are behind a desk and innovative.
Karlka is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we embrace and value diversity and encourage Indigenous Australians to apply.