Advert ID: 20008506
Fire Ecology Education Project Officer
Mid Coast 2 Tops Landcare Connection Inc
Negotiable, within the Mid Coast Council region, NSW
0.4 FTE or 14 hours a week, two year contract.
Mid Coast 2 Tops Landcare Connection (MC2T) represents community-based landcare in the Manning / Great Lakes sub-region of the Hunter LLS region in NSW. We attract funding to support its representative landcare networks: Manning Landcare Inc., Karuah & Great Lakes Landcare Inc. and Manning Coastcare Inc. which promote, through a wide variety of activities and initiatives, sustainable and effective management of natural resources for current and future generations.
Purpose and Objectives of the Fire Ecology Education Project Officer:
To establish and oversee a fire ecology and mitigation community education program, in line with funding agreement, in partnership with the Mid Coast RFS and Hunter Local Land Services. Over the life of the project, the successful applicant will develop region specific educational materials on local vegetation burn regimes, plan and facilitate workshops for local communities throughout the Mid Coast region and coordinate an annual expo for the wider community.
Key Accountabilities of the Regional Landcare Coordinator:
Essential Selection Criteria:
Preferred Selection Criteria
Mid Coast 2 Tops Landcare Connection is an equal opportunity employer, with employment under the organisation’s standard employment agreement or as negotiated. Early career practitioners are encouraged to apply. Mid Coast 2 Tops acknowledges the significant contribution First Nations cultural knowledge would bring to this project and would like to specifically encourage First Nations people to apply.
Attendance at meetings and workshops outside of normal work hours will be required with time in lieu system in place.
You will be required to use your own vehicle for work purposes, and provide us with copies of comprehensive insurance for your vehicle. Vehicle use will be reimbursed on a per kilometre basis.
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Closing date for applications Sunday, 4 July 2021.
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