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Ranger (x2)


Queensland Parks & Wildlife Service & Partnerships


Eungella National Park (Mackay) & Byfield National Park (Yeppoon), Queensland

Salary etc:

$76,232 - $86,566 p.a. (OO5). Permanent, Full-time.



2x Permanent OO5 Ranger roles - Eungella NP and Byfield NP | A mix of office and field-based work, focused on natural land management tasks.

Looking for a job as a park ranger?

Two OO5 Ranger positions available - Eungella NP and Byfield NP.

As a OO5 Ranger, you will report directly to and support the Ranger in Charge to plan and deliver the day-to-day work program in accordance with the business plan. You will lead and guide a small team, inspire enthusiasm, and ensure their safety and wellbeing.

Working collaboratively with other Rangers, First Nations partners, volunteers and external contractors, you will deliver annual, fire, pest, natural resource, visitor and asset management programs and undertake plant and infrastructure maintenance tasks.

You need to be willing and able to live in, travel to, work and camp overnight in remote and isolated locations in varying climatic conditions. A reasonable degree of physical fitness is required.

No tertiary qualifications are required, but a Certificate in Conservation and Land Management or similar will be highly regarded.

Single shared accommodation is available for the Eungella position. No accommodation is available for the Byfield position.

To join our team, you must have the following skills:

  • Supervisory experience.
  • An ability to work with others to plan and deliver annual work programs and projects in protected areas.
  • Administrative skills - for compiling reports, maintaining records and using computer systems and applications.
  • Experience operating and maintaining plant and equipment (or the ability to rapidly acquire).
  • A willingness to support and promote the interests of First Nations people.

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