Advert ID: 20008884
Banjima Native Title Aboriginal Corporation
Perth (with regular travel to Pilbara), WA
$90,000 p.a. + super.
Banjima Native Title Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC (BNTAC) is the Prescribed Body Corporate (PBC) that holds native title on trust for the Banjima People.
The Banjima native title determination area covers a large area of land and waters in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. There are approximately 500 adult Banjima People and many more Banjima children.
As well as their roles and responsibilities as a PBC, BNTAC’s objectives also include to provide relief for disadvantaged Aboriginal people, maintain and support traditions, laws, language and culture of Banjima people, as well as provide economic, social and cultural benefits, including housing, training and education.
Banjima Native Title Aboriginal Corporation is currently experiencing an increase in environmental engagement with key stakeholders in relation to the Environmental Protection Act (EP Act), along with compliance-based land management activities.
Engagement in environmental based activities is becoming central to the core function of BNTAC with increased importance being place on appropriate engagement with Traditional Owners through associated processes.
The Environmental Advisor position is responsible for developing appropriate frameworks and coordination of environmental activities linked to EP Act applications by key stakeholders, along with facilitating other compliance based environmental activities for the Banjima people. The position will also assist with other core obligations of the Prescribed Body Corporate (PBC) including coordination of heritage and other project engagement where directed.
The Environmental Advisor will be part of the Native Title Operations team at BNTAC reporting to the Native Title Operations Manager and will work alongside the Implementation Officers and Coordinators.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
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Banjima, Aboriginal and or Torres Strait Islander People are encouraged to apply.
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Closing date: 28th July, 2021.