Program Officer - Bushland Connections 

  • Sign-on bonus
  • Permanent, part-time role
  • 22.8hrs per week (3 days per week)
Are you looking for an opportunity to be part of an innovative Council seeking to make a positive difference in the community you support? We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and experienced Program Officer - Bushland Connections to join our team. Located on the lower North Shore, our leafy suburbs have a vibrant and diverse village atmosphere. We aim to provide "best value" services and facilities to the community whilst ensuring a sustainable future. If you are open to fresh ideas, committed to progressing new initiatives and driven to provide the very best service to our community, we want to hear from you. About the Role Reporting to the Coordinator Bushland, you will be responsible for fostering a community that cares about its bushland and waterways, understands the basic mechanisms by which it survives, and shows by actions and attitudes demonstrating the need to protect, preserve and enhance the resource. The successful candidate will have:
  • Minimum 5 years Bush Regeneration experience;
  • Degree in Natural Areas Restoration & Management or equivalent;
  • Chemical Accreditation (AQF3) Certification;
  • A current ‘Paid Worker - Working with Children Check' clearance (NSW); and
  • Current and valid Class C Drivers Licence.
What we Offer
  • Varied lifestyle benefits programs including:
    • flexible work practices aimed at achieving work/life balance
    • an employee wellness program and discounted gym memberships
  • Annual performance bonuses and salary review
  • Extensive career development and training opportunities
  • The convenience of being close to shops, cafes, an aquatic centre and a gym.
To Apply Click on the "apply now" button to be redirected to our careers page where you can download and read a copy of the Position Description and address the selection criteria in your online application. For further information about the role, please contact Rob Gibson on 0432 139 911. Salary range - From $1,465.10 to $1,611.70 per week (pro rata) + superannuation, (dependent on the skills, qualifications and relevant experience of the suitable candidate). In light of the current economic climate and increased cost of living pressures, Council is offering a $1,000 sign on bonus (pro-rata for part-time roles) to successful candidates.


How to apply


Lane Cove Council is an equal opportunity employer and provides a smoke free workplace.

This position requires applicants to be suitably immunised. As part of our pre-employment process, preferred candidates are required to provide proof of COVID 19 vaccination status.

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Engineering Environmental, Environment, Food Technology, Medical
  • Locations:
    New South Wales,
  • Closing Date:25th Jan 2023, 12:00 am


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