Green Army Supervisor – Yorke Peninsula, SA

Full Time 6 month contract

The Green Army is an Australian Government initiative that supports local environment and heritage conservation projects across Australia. Conservation Volunteers is proud to be a provider for this program.

We are seeking to employ a Green Army Supervisor who will be responsible for the safety, welfare, training and supervision of Green Army participants aged 17 – 24, working on conservation projects throughout Australia.

For success as a Green Army Supervisor, you will need:

  • knowledge and experience in the application of Workplace Health & Safety policies and procedures
  • sound knowledge of bush regeneration practices and conservation activities
  • excellent people management and training skills
  • good organisational skills and the ability to complete simple reports in a timely manner

Essential Qualifications & Attributes:

  • Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for this job
  • A current full Australian Drivers licence
  • Defensive driving certificate
  • Level 3 Work Health and Safety certificate
  • The Working with Children Check SA
  • Clearance by Criminal Records Check

For further details about the position read the Green Army Supervisor position description

The Project – Enhancing Habitat Restoration Efforts for Threatened Species on Yorke Peninsula

The second project proposed is to follow on from the first proposed project for a small mobile team of Green Army participants to join with Natural Resources Northern and Yorke staff to continue to deliver a variety of on-ground conservation works across the Southern Yorke Peninsula Community Action Planning area. The Green Army will continue to support the momentum building towards a sustainable landscape scale conservation effort. The objectives are to provide the Green Army participants the opportunity to gain a wide exposure to conservation works being undertaken in the Southern Yorke Peninsula Community Action Planning area.

Applications Close Date: Sunday 26 February 2017

Applications for this job addressing the Key Selection Criteria (in the Green Army Supervisor position description) and Resume to be submitted via the application form below.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.