We are a dynamic, passionate team engaging the Wheatbelt community in the protection and enhancement of our natural environment.
We have three key streams of activity. The Healthy Environment team works to protect and manage biodiversity, both flora and fauna. The Sustainable Agriculture team focuses on sustainable, resilient agricultural systems and soil health. The Aboriginal NRM program provides pathways to employment on country through Ranger programs and works to support the Ballardong Elders group to implement the Koort Boodjar – Mia Boodjar Aboriginal NRM Action Plan 2021-2026.
This is open pool and we encourage applicants to apply at any time over a six month period. We are currently on the lookout for suitable candidates for both full, casual and part time positions. This pool process made be used to fill full, casual and part time contracts that arise during this period. Please note that being appointed to the pool does not guarantee your placement to a position.
The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to NRM. Demonstrated understanding of natural resource management challenges and opportunities in the Wheatbelt is highly valued.
You will be an excellent problem solver, customer focussed with strong written and verbal communications skills. You will have a positive attitude, be keen to work within a team to achieve team goals and willing to jump in and get the job done.
Qualifications in agriculture or environmental management are desirable but not essential. Experience in GIS spatial data analysis is desirable but not essential.
Qualifications, skills and experience will be commensurate with the salary pay scale potentially offered.
Wheatbelt Natural Resource Management is an independent, community-based organisation that provides leadership in the management of natural resources of the Avon River Basin of WA. We aim for the sustainable use and enjoyment of the unique natural resources of the Wheatbelt.
Our vision of a vibrant Wheatbelt community creating healthy environments and livelihoods is driven by our commitment to developing a legacy of community action.
To be eligible to apply you must be an Australian citizen or have permanent residency status in Australia. To be eligible for a fixed term or a casual appointment you must have documentary evidence of your entitlement to live and work in Australia for the period as part of your application.
You must have a valid Western Australian drivers license.
Contact Felicity Gilbert at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 9670 3112 for a confidential discussion
Please submit a written application outlining why you are the person we are looking for, with reference to the ‘About you’ section of this advertisement.
Applications go to: email@example.com
Applications close: 4.00pm Monday 20 March 2023.
We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce and are an equal opportunity employer. We value and strongly encourage people with disabilities, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, young people, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to apply for positions within our organisation. All qualified applicants will be considered regardless of age, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, and marital status.