• 1Search for courses by Study Area, Level and Location
  • 2We deliver you all the matched results
  • 3Choose one or more course providers to contact you
Industry

Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50

17

April

Project Officer, Ao4 Indigenous Identified

Environment and Science - Cairns City, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Full Job Description
The Wet Tropics Management Authority are seeking a full-time Project Officer, AO4 Indigenous Identified to work in our World Heritage Connections team based in Cairns. This is a permanent, flexible-full time position. The successful applicant will be a self-motivated individual who is enthusiastic and driven to maintaining and improving the relationships with Wet Tropics Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples, community and stakeholders in the protection and management of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area.

The appointee will work and contribute to a small, highly motivated team in the delivery of projects that support the promotion and incorporating the rights, interests and aspirations of Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples in the management of the Wet Tropics of Queensland World Heritage Area.
Job Type: Permanent
Position Type: Flexible-full-time
Location: Cairns region
Yearly Salary: $74615 - $81816
Contact Name: Christina Rasmussen

Contact Number:
Closing Date: 10-MAY-21

The Project Officer, AO4 Indigenous Identified is a role in which you will:

  • Develop effective relationships with Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples, their organisations and other agencies to assist Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples achieve their social, economic, cultural and land management aspirations within the World Heritage Area.
  • Assist Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples and their organisations to understand the role and responsibilities of the Authority so they can participate in and contribute to the management of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area
  • Support the involvement of Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples in the management of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area, in particular through the Regional Agreement and other Traditional Owner-led initiatives.
  • Support project management activities, including through planning, implementation, delivery and reporting
  • Produce and distribute publications, resources and other materials that support the Authority's Rainforest Aboriginal engagement activities as directed by the Principal Project Officer.
  • Contribute to the creation of documentation including scoping documents, plans, analysis documents and spreadsheets (using Office 365 and other platforms).
  • Support the Authority's staff to engage with and involve Rainforest Aboriginal Peoples in a culturally appropriate way.
  • Foster a workplace culture that supports and promotes the interests of First Nations people and actively engage through our work to contribute to better outcomes for First Nations people.
This position is designated as Indigenous Identified. Under section 25 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 (QLD), it is a genuine occupational requirement for the incumbent to be an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person. An Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person is one who:

Identifies as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person and either

Is of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent; or

Is accepted as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander by the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community in which he or she lives.

It is a mandatory requirement for the occupant of this position to hold driver's license. Officers are required to drive government vehicles, including four wheel drives as a part of their day-to-day and field work. This position is based in Cairns, however, travel to other locations may be required from time to time. This includes overnight stays.

Applications to remain current for 12 monthsThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License.

Cairns City, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work




APPLY

Shortlist Job