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Title:

Field Ranger

Advertiser:

Seqwater

Location:

Moogerah, South East Queensland

Salary etc:

$60,752 p.a. + super. Fixed-term.

Ref:

497923

Are you passionate about the outdoors and natural resource management?  Wanting to make a difference? We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual who is driven by values to join our team of like-minded professionals.

About the role

Seqwater have an amazing Field Ranger opportunity based at our Maroon Dam operation. In this role, you will perform a range of natural resource management functions across a range of assets, including catchments and recreation facilities, in in order to provide safe and fit for purpose facilities suitable for public use.

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Grounds maintenance, landscaping, tree planting, recreational asset maintenance, fencing, and minor capital improvements, to ensure sites and facilities are safe and fit for purpose
  • Undertaking patrols on Seqwater land and on water to ensure Seqwater policies are being adhered to, and take appropriate action as required
  • Delivering daily, weekly and monthly work plans in conjunction with the Senior Ranger to ensure effective and efficient delivery of works
  • Conducting the spraying of chemicals for weed control, terrestrial and aquatic, and be accountable for the safe custody of chemicals
  • Responding to wildfire events and oversee delivery of the prescribed burns program for the area
  • Conducting operations and maintenance of dams and irrigation infrastructure

Please note that this is a temporary opportunity until April 2022.

This position has a salary of $60,752.77 plus superannuation.

About you

To be successful in this role you will have strong communication skills with the ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team. Furthermore, you will need to possess the following:

 Mandatory

  • An Unrestricted C Class Driver’s Licence for a manual vehicle
  • Certificate in Natural Resource Management and/or relevant experience

Desirable

  • Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Commercial Operators Licence for herbicide application
  • Fire Fighting Level 1
  • Recreational Marine Driver’s Licence
  • Four Wheel Driving Basics
  • Chainsaw Level 1 and 2 Certificate

What's great about working at Seqwater

We are committed to providing our people with a dynamic work environment and a range of benefits including: 

  • Competitive remuneration and benefits
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • An innovative, diverse organisation that puts safety first
  • A range of Health & Wellbeing services and initiatives for staff
  • Diversity of jobs and career progression opportunities
  • A team orientated and collaborative work environment

Our passionate employees work across South East Queensland, to deliver a safe, secure, and reliable water supply to more than 3.2 million people in the region.

If you are looking for an extraordinary career in which you can make a real impact, we'd love to hear from you!

How to apply:

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Date published:

11-Jun-2021

Closing date:

24-Jun-2021