Advert ID: 20010941
Marine Parks & Joint Management Project Officer
Dambimangari Aboriginal Corporation
$80,000 - $90,000 (this salary range is inclusive of district allowance, airfare allowance, location allowance & leave loading).
Additional Benefits – dependant on eligibility
About the Corporation
The Dambimangari Native Title Determination covers 16,040 square kilometres of land and 11,896 square kilometres of sea country in the remote North Kimberley, dotted with more than 720 islands. Led by the Elders and the Dambimangari Aboriginal Corporation, Traditional Owners are working to continue to build a successful future for their people, drawing on the strong links between the land and the Dambimangari identity. The Corporation uses funds from Native Title agreements, government, and business investments to provide:
About the Role:
Reporting to the Marine Parks & Joint Management Coordinator, this role is the key liaison between the Joint Management Board (JMB), the Dambimangari Aboriginal Corporation (DAC), the Department of Biodiversity, Conversation and Attractions (DBCA), and the broader Dambimangari community.
Under the guidance of the Marine Parks & Joint Management Coordinator, you will:
We’re looking for a pro-active and enthusiastic candidate, with experience in high level administrative support and high attention to detail. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about working in the remote Kimberley and building relationships across stakeholder groups. Cultural competency of Indigenous culture and/or demonstrated respect and understanding of Aboriginal communities is a must.
You will also have the following demonstrated abilities:
All appointments are made subject to the successful applicant being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to commencement of employment. Please note that if you are progressed to an interview for this role you will be asked to provide proof of COVID vaccination.