Ranger (PVO2)

Job posted: 07/10/2020
Applications close: 25/10/2020 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Southern Grampians

Job type: Full time / Ongoing

Organisation: Parks Victoria

Salary: $53,213 - $71,200

Occupation: Environment

Reference: VG/201200

Reference: VG/201200

Occupation: Environment

Salary Range: $53,213 - $71,200

Work location: South West Region | Southern Grampians

Contribute to Environmental Compliance & Natural Resource Management as a Ranger where you'll be at the forefront of delivering the day to day operations!

  • Deliver environmental and heritage services  
  • Be a part of an innovative, world class parks service
  • Ongoing, full time opportunity located at Halls Gap

About the branch

The Operations Directorate is responsible for the delivery of initiatives, programs and services. On-ground works and services will conserve environments, protect culture and heritage, manage visitor facilities and improve opportunities and support fire and emergency management. The Directorate resources will support environmental, social and economic outcomes for rural, regional and urban communities. Services will be delivered within the demands of the Directorate's Statewide fire and emergency role and in partnership with the community and other government agencies.

The Grampians-Gariwerd Area is located within the South-west District of the Western Region.  It includes key protected areas such as the Grampians National Park, Black Range State Park, Ararat Regional Park, Bunjil Scenic Reserve and numerous significant Nature Conservation and Wildlife Reserves.

About the role and your responsibilities

As a Ranger you will deliver environmental and heritage services as directed by the Team Leader with an emphasis on environmental compliance which will enable efficient and effective delivery at a district level in accordance with the Regional Action Plan.

In this role, you will efficiently and effectively deliver works as directed, to ensure that environmental and heritage management across the Grampians Gariwerd landscape are delivered to a high standard. You will be adaptable and flexible to on the ground service requirements in order to ensure superior park management services are achieved at all times and provide guidance for in environmental assessments, information reporting and site protection plan implementations. You will also demonstrate a strong personal work ethic and actively participate in a team environment ensuring that the overall success of the team is considered to be an outcome of individual success.

To be successful for this role you will need: 

  • A tertiary qualification in Certificate or Diploma in Environmental Science, Natural Resource Management and/or equivalent experience in a similar field is preferable.
  • Demonstrated experience in customer service, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Relevant level of knowledge of regulations and compliance procedures.
  • A current employee Working with Children Check

Your application must include:

  • Your current Resume
  • A cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria (KSC) as outlined in the position description.

Join our innovative organisation and enjoy what you do, apply today!

Application Closing date: Sunday 25 October 2020

Only people with Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency may apply for this position.

Parks Victoria requires all prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check prior to commencing employment.

Parks Victoria is committed to child safety and has zero tolerance for child abuse and all forms of harm to children, in accordance with the Victorian Child Safe Standards. All Parks Victoria staff are expected to support this commitment.

At Parks Victoria, we recognise that diversity and inclusion are central to being a modern, high-performing sustainable organisation that can deliver our strategic vision to be a “world class parks service ensuring healthy parks for healthy people.

Ranger (PVO2)

Job type:

Full time / Ongoing

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Mike Stevens | 0438 513 269

Ranger (PVO2)