Conservation and Land Management Specialist


Peninsula Hot Springs


Fingal, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria

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Permanent, Full-time.

A full time, permanent opportunity has come up for an experienced and qualified Conservation and Land Management Specialist to join this great team at the Peninsula Hot Springs who look after all things Land and Environment.

You will be involved in a variety of grounds and ecological work including land maintenance, pest control, native fauna management, weed management and the management of biodiversity across the site. You will be part of the team responsible for the provision of general grounds maintenance across the site to ensure both the visiting public and employees experience tidy, well presented indigenous landscape and grass areas.

Main tasks include:

  • Undertaking ecological works including controlling weeds, collecting seed, propagation of indigenous plants, planting, mulching, and maintaining habitat across the site and within the bathhouse and food bowl when required.
  • Undertaking and facilitating management of native fauna species and control of introduced fauna species across the site including within the bathhouse and food bowl.
  • Practicing and always implementing sound ecological values
  • Participating in conservation restoration works to achieve Peninsula Hot Springs goals for ecological management.
  • Ensure all site/workplace areas, including tools, are kept tidy and well maintained

Ideally you will have:

  • An appropriate Conservation and Land Management qualification and/or industry experience
  • Capability to effectively perform sometimes physical tasks in an outdoor environment across all seasons of the year
  • Ability to work unsupervised, demonstrating strong reliability, trustworthiness, and attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • High level of interest in conservation with an understanding of the complexities of working within a commercial environment

This is a full-time permanent role, and our staff and their immediate family get free bathing! Plus you get discounts on spa products, free yoga and Pilates classes and fresh fruit daily. We have regular team building and social events and your Manager is fun!!

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