About the Green Army
Would you like to be paid an allowance while gaining skills, training and experience that can help you enter the workforce, improve your career opportunities or further your education and training?
The Green Army is an Australian Government initiative open to young people including Indigenous Australians, school leavers, gap year students, graduates and job seekers who are looking for employment to develop skills, undertake training and gain experience in the delivery of conservation.
The Green Army provides all the tools, PPE and training required for each Project. Local transport to the project site is also provided to Green Army participants.
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Green Army Projects – Tasmania
To apply for a position on Green Army please submit an application by selecting your preferred project below. It is only necessary to submit one application to participate in a Green Army project. If your application is successful, we will endeavour to place you on your preferred project, subject to availability.
If you would like to speak to someone regarding a Green Army project before applying, please contact your local office.
Project ID: E1690X710466
Anticipated Start Date: 21/08/2017
The objective of this proposal is to build upon current management of Devils in Tasmania, by undertaking activities to address key threats, which include:
Collision with vehicles (in some areas, responsible for up to 50% of devil deaths), habitat loss, degradation and fragmentation.
These threats will be addressed by:
Virtual fencing, removal of invasive weeds, planting native vegetation, remote camera monitoring to assist in determining population presence and abundance as well as to assist in identifying individuals with Devil Facial Tumor Disease.