Weeds Officer


Hawkesbury River County Council


Richmond, Hawkesbury, NSW

Salary etc:

$49,213 - $51,460 p.a. + super. Fixed-term, Temporary, Full-time.

  • 1 Positions Full Time / Temporary 2 Years.

HRCC is a single purpose weed authority council for the cities of Blacktown, Hawkesbury, The Hills Shire and Penrith. We undertake weed control and inspection tasks across 3,800km2 and work in both land and aquatic environments.

We are looking for a motivated, reliable and trustworthy person to become a 'Weeds Officer' commencing in August 2022. The successful applicant will show aptitude for physical outdoor work, an understanding of the local environment and the issues related to weeds impact. They will possess a TAFE Cert 3 in Conservation and Land Management (or equivalent) and be able to implement the full range of weed control techniques. You will become part of a professional team of like minded staff, provided ongoing training, development and career progression. Unsuccessful applicants may be placed on an eligibility list for future positions.

Pay range will be between $49,213 to $51,460 + super annually and other entitlements as per the Local Government (State) Award. Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply.


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Closing date:

11-Jul-2022, 4pm