Experienced Senior Field Officer


Hunter Land Management Pty Ltd


Maitland, NSW

A unique experienced Senior Field Officer position has become available for a suitably qualified, experienced and enthusiastic crew member to join our successful team. Work will include land regeneration management and vertebrate pest control contracting works and working with other staff undertaking Field Officer roles.

Hourly rate will be based on experience, qualification and skills. Hourly rate paid from Depot to Depot each shift.

Location is based in Maitland, Hunter Valley, NSW. The position does involve travel and work in remote and/or rugged locations.

The successful applicant will undertake the tasks associated with Land Regeneration and Vertebrate Pest Control including allocating general daily tasks to the crew, however be directed and report to the Managing Director of the company.

Scope of Tasks: 

  • Weed identification, management, monitoring and spraying
  • Vertebrate Pest Management
  • Bush regeneration
  • Tree Planting
  • Seed Collection
  • Equipment Use and Maintenance
  • Fencing
  • Daily activity reporting

This role is not limited to the above-mentioned tasks, this is a general overview of the minimum tasks performed by the company.

Skills you need:

  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work individually, as well as part of a team
  • Ability to work unsupervised after initial direction
  • Competent use of electronic mobile devices

Position Requirements:

  • Read, understand and comply with safety procedures (Company Policy & Procedures, Client Policy & Procedures, Job Safety Analysis and General Risk Assessments);
  • Read, understand and report daily herbicide use;
  • Competently complete pre-start checks and maintain vehicles, machinery and equipment;
  • Wear PPE at all times when required;
  • Physical fitness to perform tasks in remote and/or rugged locations.

Entry Qualifications and Experience

Experienced Field Officer:

  • Minimum 3 years experience in regeneration, land management, agriculture or relevant industry
  • Mine Site experience
  • Current Order 43 Coal Services Approved Medical
  • Manual Drivers Licence
  • AQF3 / Chemical Users Accreditation
  • NSW EPA Ground Applicators Licence
  • General Construction Induction Training – White Card
  • Relevant Certificate / Diploma / Degree in Agriculture and/or Land Management


  • 4WD Training
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Chainsaw Certificate

Applications without minimum Entry Qualifications and Experience may not be considered.

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