Conservation Volunteers Australia is a place where you can bring your purpose to life through the work you do, creating a world where people and nature flourish together.

Learn more about what it means to be part of the CVA journey by visiting About us

Our employees benefit from:

  • Hybrid Work Arrangements
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Five paid Volunteering days per year
  • Over 75,000 online courses with our Training Partner
  • 38 hours paid Training & Development per year
  • Employee Assistance Programme for both employees and their immediate family members
  • Paid Parental Leave policy
  • Career Progression Mentoring
  • Annual Leave Loading

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Conservation Volunteers Australia aspire to be Australia’s conservation engagement experts, providing pathways for people to connect to and to take action for nature.

Now in its 40th year, Conservation Volunteers Australia has engaged millions of people in communities nationwide to lend a hand to nature, making enormous contributions to conservation, enhancing the physical and mental well-being of communities around the country, and promoting practical connections to our unique natural heritage.

Over the next few years, we will be building, nurturing and activating a massive community of people across the country – our ambition is that this community of Nature Stewards will grow to be 1 million people strong.

Field Officer, Somerset- Brisbane

The Field Officer is responsible for the efficient and effective delivery of outcomes associated with the Recovery and Resilience program operating in the Somerset Region. Working within the Recovery and Resilience Crew, this position is ideal for an individual with experience or a passion for environmental field work and the ability to work effectively in a team to achieve practical outcomes.

The Field Officer will work closely with the Project Manager and Project Coordinator to execute project delivery tasks within the agreed timeframes.

Job Type: Full Time-Maximum Term Contract (until 12/09/2022)

Location: Somerset-Brisbane

Hours: 38 Per Week

Annual Salary:  $53,716 p.a. 

Essential Qualifications & Experience

  • Experience in field-based environment projects or the desire to learn
  • Experience participating in a team-based environment
  • Physically fit and active with the ability to complete manual tasks

If this opportunity excites you, a full position description is available below.


CVA is a Child Safe Organisation and an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with a disability, those who are gender-diverse or from a culturally and linguistically diverse background are encouraged to apply.

Applications including resume, cover letter and responses to Key Selection Criteria are to be submitted via the application form on CVA’s website.

Please note there is no formal closing date for this role, if you are interested, we would encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Enquiries can be directed to the HR Coordinator by calling 1800 032 501 or email [email protected] .