Project Officer Indigenous Identified


Wet Tropics Management Authority


Cairns, Queensland

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$78,393 - $85,958 p.a. (AO4). Fixed-term, Temporary, Full-time, Flexible.



The Project Officer, AO4 (Indigenous Identified) is a role in which you will:

  • Develop effective relationships with Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples, their organisations and other agencies to assist Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples achieve their social, economic, cultural and land management aspirations within the World Heritage Area.
  • Assist Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples and their organisations to understand the role and responsibilities of the Authority so they can participate in and contribute to the management of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area.
  • Support project management activities, including through planning, implementation, delivery and reporting.
  • Produce and distribute publications, resources and other materials that support the Authority's Rainforest Aboriginal engagement activities as directed by the Principal Project Officer.
  • Support the Authority's staff to undertake culturally appropriate engagement with Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples across the region through a free prior informed consent approach.

Foster a workplace culture that supports and promotes the interests of First Nations people and actively engage through our work to contribute to better outcomes for First Nations people.

This position is designated as Indigenous Identified.


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