District Officer


Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Board


Lameroo / Karoonda, SA

Salary etc:

$63,681 - $75,262 p.a. (OPS3/4).



  • Do you thrive on variety and building strong relationships within a community?
  • Do you enjoy working in the outdoors and helping people?
  • Do you want to manage, protect & conserve our natural & agricultural resources?

This role works alongside landholders and the community to provide support and advice on managing natural resources on public and private lands.

Role Detail

The Senior District Officer/District officer is an operational role that works closely with land managers to manage their natural resources through a whole of landscape approach. The role involves a diverse range of work including coordinating and implementing projects, on ground works and activities that address weed control and feral animal control to protect and conserve natural resources and cultural heritage along with, protection and enhancement of native vegetation and other land management related issues on public and private lands.

The role includes developing and maintaining partnerships with community and industry groups, individuals and other stakeholders along with the coordination of monitoring, evaluation and reporting on the Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Plan and other relevant District and project plans. The role requires an ability to deal with disparate community views and offers the opportunity to live in a regional farming community and work collaboratively with a diverse range of stakeholders to achieve positive and mutually satisfactory outcomes.

Special Conditions

  • Some intra/interstate travel involving overnight absences may be required.
  • A current driver's licence and willingness to drive is essential.
  • Will be encouraged to participate in fire management.

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