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Title:

Vegetation Team Member

Advertiser:

Biodiversity Australia Pty Ltd

Location:

Townsville, Queensland

  • Join the team at Biodiversity Australia today!

About the business

Biodiversity Australia is an Indigenous owned, leading Australian Environmental Management Consulting Business focused on building sustainable partners, economic management and ecological balance. 

Our head office is located on the Gold Coast with regional offices in Chinchilla, Port Macquarie, North Queensland, South Australia and the Northern Territory.

About the opportunity

Due to company growth, we have numerous opportunities available for casual Vegetation Team Members who will be responsible for delivering the on ground works within a variety of exciting projects across the North Queensland Region. 

As the Vegetation Team Member, you will follow direction from the Team Leader to provide on-ground environmental regeneration works on behalf of Biodiversity Australia.

In these roles, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing knowledge and labour to the environmental regeneration process, including best practice for weed control and planting
  • Assist in site clean-up where required and OHS standards are satisfied
  • Attend administration meetings and specific training to enhance skills where required
  • Provide all administration work in requested timeframes i.e. timesheets
  • Ensure that all works are carried out in a safe and environmentally-sound manner, and report back to the Team Leader if perceived problems arise
  • Maintain, clean and safely store field equipment in its designated location in the warehouse
  • General maintenance and servicing of small plant machinery
  • Ensure vehicles (and connected equipment) are locked and parked correctly
  • Follow recommended dress codes for each site to ensure OHS requirements are met and Biodiversity Australia is well presented to clients and the public

About you

To be successful in this role, you will have experience on sites with a high safety standard and encompass a great safety culture. In addition, you will have:

  • Relevant field experience and/or qualifications in Conservation and Land Management
  • Qualification in chemical application (ACDC) and General Construction Induction Card (White Card)
  • Field experience in identification of vegetation and recognition of important field species
  • Previous Team Leading or Management experience if applying for the Team Leader opportunity
  • An ability to service and maintain small plant machinery such as brush cutters, boat engines etc. is desirable
  • Experience with equipment operation such as pumps, chainsaws, brush-cutters etc. is desirable
  • Manual Car Licence
  • You must have the flexibility to work away when required

Indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply.

The interview process will begin without delay, so please send in your application as soon as possible.

Only applicants who have been short listed for an interview will be contacted. 

How to apply:

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Date published:

26-May-2021

Closing date:

26-Jun-2021