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Understorey Project Officer


Employer: Conservation Volunteers Australia
Work Type/s: Casual
Classification/s: Conservation & Land Management, Environment & Sustainability, Project Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Hobart

Job posted on: 31 July, 2019.
Applications close: 18 August, 2019. (Expired)

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Would you like to make a difference to the future of Australia’s natural environment and wildlife? Are you passionate about conservation? If you share our values and vision for a healthy and sustainable environment, this could be the right opportunity for you.

Conservation Volunteers is seeking a self-motivated person to manage and maintain the Understorey Network Nursery for 1 day per week (on Mondays).

For success in this role, you will need:

  • Knowledge and experience of NRM project management and practical conservation activities
  • Excellent communication skills and experience in the management of teams of volunteers
  • Prior experience in nursery management and/or native plant propagation
  • The ability to maintain strong business relationships as well as seek new funding opportunities
  • Clear and concise report writing ability and good proficiency with computer based programs

A full Driver’s license is mandatory for all applicants. Senior or Level II First Aid, Defensive Driving certificate and a Working with Children Check are essential to ensure the safety of our volunteers. If the successful candidate does not already possess these qualifications, Conservation Volunteers will assist in gaining them, as well as provide training to Level 3 standard in an OH&S subject.

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.