Position Details
Reference Number 10355
Position Title Conservation Team Member
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Department City Services
Location Operations Centre
Enterprise Agreement Hobsons Bay City Council Enterprise Agreement - 38 - Band 3
Salary $56,251 - $60,125 pro rata (+ 9.5% super)
Hours per Week 21.25
Position Summary

Conservation Team Member

Fixed Term Part Time - to February 2019 (5 days per fortnight)

Band 3 - $56,251 to $60,125 pro rata (+ 9.5% super)


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Conservation team for an experienced conservation professional.


You will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing Council’s Conservation areas. This role is a part time role working 5 days per fortnight, Monday to Tuesday one week, then Monday to Wednesday the following week. The applicant must have a Trade Certificate in Natural resource management and, or conservation, horticulture and or relevant on the job experience in Horticultural practices and be capable of demonstrating a broad technical knowledge in this field. The successful applicant will hold a current Victorian Drivers Licence with a light rigid truck endorsement, have a Chainsaw Operators Certificate and hold an Agricultural Chemical Users Permit.


The applicant will also have demonstrated experience in weed control and revegetation, proven ability in the operation and basic maintenance of a wide range of mechanical plant and equipment, demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work within a team environment and with the public, strong commitment to customer focus and commitment and ability to lead others when required.


A copy of the position description can be obtained by using the download feature below or by contacting our Customer Service team on 9932 1000.

For further information please contact Jason Hocking, Coordinator Parks and Conservation on 9932 1000.

Applications must include a statement addressing the selection criteria and close Sunday 25 February 2018.


Please submit your application either by submitting online or posting to:

HR Recruitment
Hobsons Bay City Council
PO Box 21

An automated email will be sent upon receipt of your electronic application. Please re-submit your application if the auto reply has not been received or call (03) 9932 1092 if you are experiencing difficulty.

Hobsons Bay City Council is committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity and workplace diversity. We encourage a diverse workforce reflective of our community to better meet the needs of our customers.

Your Career is our Success

Contact Person Jason Hocking
Contact Number
Closing Date 25/02/2018
Position Description
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