Bushland Officer

Qualified Bushland officers required for an immediate start within private business in the Western suburbs.
Your new company
This private subcontractor operates across all of Melbourne. They hold contracts for Melbourne Water, Parks Victoria and a number of other private and local council contracts. Currently there is a seasonal requirement for an experienced NRM/bushland team member to work within the Western suburbs

Your new role
As part of this experienced team, you will work to manage and restore the bushland and native environment. Your duties and responsibilities will include;
- Vegetation management along waterways, foreshores and open spaces

  • Strong plant and weed identification
  • Weed management including chainsaw work, brushcutting, spraying
  • Working cohesively in a team

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate must hold the following licences, tickets and qualifications:
  • Certificate III or Diploma in Conservation and Land Management
  • Manual drivers licence
  • ACUP ticket
  • Chainsaw ticket
  • Level 2 First Aid (desirable)

What you'll get in return
In return for your skills and expertise, you will:
  • Have a wonderful opportunity to work with likeminded individuals
  • Contribute positively to the environment
  • Network with relative organisation
  • Be paid a competitive hourly rate
  • Work consistent stable hours.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or email Emily.christensen@hays.com.au, or call Emily Christensen on 0490425834 upon submission of your resume.

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