Senior Urban Wildlife Officer Job at ACT Government – Canberra ACT

The Senior Urban Wildlife Officer co-ordinates the delivery of the PCS Urban Wildlife Program. PCS attends more than 2000 kangaroo collisions each year across the ACT. This program requires staff to work largely autonomously to attend to sick or injured wildlife across the ACT.

The position supervisors a small team of staff and contractors to implement best practice activities that are consistent with relevant codes of practice and legislation and deliver program objectives.

The position is also responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with key program support partners.

As directed by the Area Manager, the team may also support field officers to undertake general maintenance and construction duties relating to management within the PCS estate.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:
Manual drivers licence

Prior to commencing this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 maybe required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to – https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804.

Willingness to wear a uniform

Participate in a roster that may include working after hours, weekends and public holidays

Notes: An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies over the next 12 months. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only.

How to Apply: Please submit a written application addressing the selection criteria limiting responses to 350 word per criteria, along with your current curriculum vitae, listing two referees and their contact details.

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Company: ACT Government –

Company Location:  Canberra ACT

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