Bush Crew Member

Indigenous Design Environmental Management - Melbourne VIC

Title:

Bush Crew Member

Advertiser:

Indigenous Design Environmental Management

Location:

Research, North Eastern Melbourne, Victoria

Our Organisation

We are a company based in the north eastern suburbs (Research, Victoria) with clients and sites based all around Melbourne. We have a talented and passionate team of environmental staff dedicated to enhancing and protecting biodiversity. We are committed to our work and our clients and we pride ourselves on delivering high quality outcomes. We conduct truly meaningful work in a supportive and inclusive culture that encourages all staff to learn and perform to your fullest potential.

The Role

Indigenous Design Environmental Management is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic individual to undertake bushland regeneration/environmental works. This is a casual position seeking preferably full-time hours with an immediate start if possible, up to – June 2020 with potential for extension.

Your Skills and Experience

  • Demonstrated experience in Conservation/Land Management, or similar field.
  • Ability to undertake environmental tasks ranging from herbicide application using knapsacks, quik spray units and other equipment, hand weeding, woody weed removal, revegetation works and brushcutting.
  • Ability to identify indigenous and exotic flora species
  • Demonstrated commitment to working in a team environment by working effectively with colleagues.
  • Ability to communicate with internal stakeholders (i.e. management and employees) and external stakeholders (i.e. clients, general public)
  • Understanding of Occupational Health and Safety responsibilities

The following certificates/licenses are preferred

  • Tertiary study in Conservation, Environmental Science or similar
  • Chemcert or ACUP
  • Current Victorian Drivers Licence (Manual)
  • First Aid Level 2
  • OHS Construction Induction Card (Red Card, White Card)
  • Chainsaw Trim & Crosscut minimum felling preferred
  • Truck Licence (Medium Rigid)

We seek applications from candidates who meet the above criteria.

This position does require that the applicant has their own vehicle as you will be required to drive directly to sites.

Please note that this job is physically demanding and there is a requirement to work in all weather conditions, depending on the tasks required.

People

We welcome applications from everyone, including people with disability, mature age and young job seekers, members of the LGBTI+ community, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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