Advert ID: 20009541
Regional Conservation Officer (7 positions)
Biodiversity Conservation Trust
Statewide locations, NSW
$93,606 - $103,422 p.a. + super & leave loading (Officer Class 7). Full-time.
Job Reference Number: 517133
The NSW Biodiversity Conservation Trust (BCT), as part of the Department of Planning, Industry & Environment (DPIE) cluster, has an exciting opportunity for 7 Regional Conservation Officer positions.
These are exciting opportunities to work as part of a team to provide landholder support and delivery of BCT’s programs. You will support the delivery of programs, provide assistance in managing projects and partnerships as well as stakeholder engagement, education, communication, conservation assessment and agreement management.
The New South Wales Biodiversity Conservation Trust (BCT) is a not-for-profit statutory body, established under Part 10 of the Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 and managed by a Board appointed by the Minister for the Environment.
The Trust’s roles are to support and encourage landholders to enter into agreements to conserve and protect biodiversity on private land, guided by the government’s Biodiversity Conservation Investment Strategy; secure biodiversity offsets when developers choose to pay into the Biodiversity Conservation Fund; and other activities that promote greater awareness of, appreciation and understanding of, biodiversity and the importance of conserving it.
A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary opportunities of the same role or role type that may become available over the next 18 months.
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If excited by the information above, we look forward to receiving your application, including a copy of your resume, and cover letter expressing your interest and suitability for the role. The information provided in your application needs to show how you meet the focus capabilities and essential requirements of the role.
Applications close Monday, 11.55pm 20 September 2021.
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