Bush Regenerator


Australis Biological


Mornington Peninsula, Victoria

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2-3 days per week

Australis Biological conducts quality bushland restoration services for a range of public sector clients across the Mornington Peninsula and regional Victoria.

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team on a part-time basis, with potential for ongoing. We are supportive of flexible work arrangements.

We undertake a broad range of ecological and restoration projects including flora surveys, habitat assessments, revegetation, and weed suppression.

It is desirable but not essential that applicants have some industry experience in bushland restoration works along with the following skills and knowledge (briefly address each in your letter of application):

  • An understanding of bushland restoration techniques and principles
  • An understanding of OHS principals and practice.
  • A knowledge of weed control techniques and experience in their application, or a convincing willingness to learn
  • A knowledge of herbicides and their use, or willingness to learn
  • Some level of weed and indigenous plant identification skills
  • Competent, safe use and maintenance of vehicles, small plant, and hand tools.
  • Basic understanding of quality principals and their application

Although these skills will be appreciated, some of our most valued contributors join the team on the basis of good attitude, enthusiasm, and willingness to learn.

Our team members will have a demonstrated work ethic, be fit and punctual, display excellent communication skills, the ability to work affectively as part of a team and show initiative where required along with a willingness and desire to improve their skills and knowledge in bushland restoration practices and plant identification.

Qualifications Required

  • Conservation & Land Mgt Certificate or in the process of achievement (desirable)
  • ChemCert (desirable)
  • First Aid Level 2 (desirable)
  • Chainsaw Operation (desirable)
  • Within daily commuting distance of Westernport (Bittern/Hastings) would be a strong advantage

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