Bushland Supervisor


Bushcare Services


Logan, Queensland

A position has become available for a project supervisor. This field-based position involves supervising a team of 2-3 staff working in a diversity of bushland properties.

 The successful applicant will be responsible for delivering high quality outcomes for our Bushland Operations division, with a focus on bush regeneration and revegetation projects.

Candidates may also request to be considered to supervise a team in our Vegetation Management division, which will involve bushfire hazard operations, chainsaw and chipper works.

Bushcare’s projects are mostly focused in the South Brisbane areas of Brisbane, Logan and Gold Coast Regions.

Activities will include herbicide application, manual weed work, vegetation management and revegetation.

Hours will be full time casual with the potential for Full Time employment for the right candidate. Paid travel to project site from Bethania depot.

Selection Criteria:

Provide a written response to the following criteria:

  1. Minimum 2 years experience in Bushland Restoration with project experience in the following areas; bush regeneration, revegetation, erosion control and vegetation management.
  2. Ability to lead staff, follow project briefs and deliver outcomes in time.
  3. Strong practical knowledge of site assessment and industry bushland restoration practices (CALM)
  4. Good plant identification skills, including weeds and natives in south east Queensland.
  5. Physically fit, motivated and capable of working in challenging environments.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • TAFE/Tertiary qualifications (Cert 3) in the field of bush regeneration, conservation management or similar.
  • Current manual Drivers Licence
  • ACDC ticket (current)
  • QLD White Card (Construction)
  • Senior First Aid
  • Experience and confidence in operating small engine machinery typically used in the horticulture industry.


  • Chainsaw
  • Truck licence
  • Plant tickets - excavator, skidsteer

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