Koala Leaf Cutter/Keeper


Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary


Mylor, SA

Salary etc:

Part-time, Casual.

We are currently seeking expressions of interest for a leaf cutter for our 16 Koalas at Warrawong.

The key role of a Leaf cutter/collector is to assist in maintaining Warrawong's Koala population by supplying good quality, freshly harvested Koala food leaf.

The successful applicant will be employed as a Casual or Part Time General Keeper/Leaf Cutter, approximately 15 - 20 hours per week with the potential to become a fulltime Keeper position for the right person.

Key Criteria:

  • Must have knowledge in tree ID.
  • Manual Drivers Licence is a Must.
  • Flexibility to work on a roster that includes weekends, public holidays, and school holidays.
  • Oral presentation skills and a strong desire and ability to engage with our guests.
  • Ability to work in a highly physical role.
  • Ability to deliver exceptional guest services with a genuine desire to help guests have the best possible experience.
  • Strong interest in wildlife and conservation.
  • Positive 'can do' attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Able to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong time-management skills.
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Growth mindset and strong desire to further develop skills and knowledge.
  • Chainsaw licence and a current First Aid Certificate would be highly desirable.

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