Senior Natural Environment Officer


Fraser Coast Regional Council


Hervey Bay, Queensland

Salary etc:

$78,293 p.a. + super. (LGO Level 5) Permanent, Full-time.



At Fraser Coast Regional Council our people are our most important asset and central to achieving our vision to Build Better Communities.  

What we are looking for:  

The successful candidate will have experience in a similar role and demonstrated natural environment management  skills along with the ability to develop volunteer and community engagement programs, policies, procedures and  strategies.  

We are looking for someone who has the ability to manage projects with a high level of communication and  influencing skills.  

What you should have to apply:  

  • AQF Level 7 (or above) in Environmental or Natural Resource Management or Environment Education or a  similar discipline or demonstrated equivalent experience
  • Queensland Class 'C' drivers’ licence  

What’s nice to have:  

  • Demonstrated experience in delivery of community based environmental restoration programs
  • AQF Level 4 or above in Training & Assessment  
  • Australian Association of Bushland Regenerators (AABR) accreditation  

What our Council can offer you:  

  • Learning and Development opportunities  
  • Flexible working arrangements,  
  • Up to 12% employer super contribution  
  • Study assistance program  
  • Reward and recognition  
  • Employee Assistance Program  
  • Vaccinations  
  • Paid Emergency Services leave  

Some information about our Council: 

Council provides a safe, secure and supportive environment where employees are encouraged and supported to  reach their full potential.  

TRAITS is an acronym for the values we consider to be integral to the way we go about our work and serve our  community. These values are Trust, Respect, Accountability, Initiative, Teamwork and Service. Council recognises that it is important for employees to be satisfied in their roles, to balance work and life demands  and to deliver quality services to the community.  

Some information about our Region:  

If you’re tired of the City lifestyle and need a better work/life balance then the Fraser Coast is waiting for you!  Located 250kms north of Brisbane the Fraser Coast is a mix of stunning landscapes, islands, cities and towns.  From Fraser Island - the world's largest sand island to the heritage streetscapes of Maryborough; from the rich  farmlands of Tiaro, to the sheltered waters of Hervey Bay.  

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