Advert ID: 20008393
Ecological Restoration Team Leader
Total Earth Care
Central Coast & North Sydney, NSW
Total Earth Care is your “one-stop environmental shop” that provides environmental & civil planning, management, and on-ground solutions. Since our incorporation in 1991, we have pioneered ecological restoration and environmental rehabilitation techniques in the Sydney region and have grown to become a multi-disciplinary company providing a range of specialist services across Australia.
Total Earth Care is currently recruiting for an Ecological Restoration Team Leader whose role will include all aspects of on-ground ecological restoration. The candidate will be expected to travel within the entire Central Coast Region and North Sydney Area.
The Team Leader is responsible for the day-to-day management, direction, and supervision of their crew and the ongoing management of their regeneration sites under their control.
The successful candidate will be required to understand and apply best practice bush regeneration techniques, display good interpersonal and communication skills, and have a clear understanding of contractual obligations and project scope.
They will also be required to keep all site records, write periodic reports, and monitor contract obligations and deliverables. The candidate will also be required to liaise with clients and manage sub-contractors and suppliers.
Importantly the candidate will be required to: use equipment for large-scale planting projects, install irrigation systems, use a chainsaw, spray apparatus, drive a 4wd, and work in remote areas.
Skills and Experience
Ecological Restoration is a 100% physical and demanding job. This role requires: Drive up to 1.5hrs/day; Walk for more than 1km, up to 5kms; Lift and carry at least 5kg; Use a pruning saw to cut; Kneel and get up unassisted; Be able to wear PPE (Gloves, long pants, long-sleeved shirt, safety glasses, and hat).
The success of Total Earth Care is a credit to our talented and hard-working team who are living their passion and purpose. We provide a collaborative team environment and access to inspiring mentors with years of experience in the industry. Total Earth Care promotes professional development, career progression and supports innovation.
Working conditions for this position are compliant with the Gardening and Landscaping Services Award 2020.