community tree officer in perth

posted
job type
temporary
salary
AU$ 35 per hour
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job details

posted
location
perth, western australia
job category
government & defence
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 35 per hour
reference number
90M0368156_1542880977
phone
00 00
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job description

Client Details

Our client is a Local Council located in Perth’s inner suburbs who are looking for an enthusiastic and results driven Community Tree Officer to support their Tree Services team on a temporary contract until 3 May 2019, with the possibility of extension.

Description

  • Increase community awareness of the value of Street Trees by promoting the Street Tree Planting Program through public consultation and an educational framework.
  • Develop volunteer programs, outlining the benefits of street tree planting and to encouraging active participation and ownership by residents and community groups.
  • Liaise with a variety of stakeholders effectively and build positive relationships while providing direction to community members, colleagues and volunteers.
  • Be part of a proactive team committed to creating attractive green and leafy streetscapes and increase the growth of the urban forest canopy

Profile

As an ideal applicant, you will have;

  • Relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent experience in a related area (teaching, project management, environment, horticulture/arboriculture and/or event marketing)
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Previous experience in successful volunteer programs.
  • Working With Children Check
  • “C” class driver’s licence

Opportunity

The successful candidate needs to be ready to hit the ground running and will be rewarded with an excellent rate of pay and an immediate start.

If you are interested, apply now. For more information contact Tanya Maxwell at Randstad on 08 9320 1600.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

local government, environment, parks, horticulture, project, community tree officer, community, education, volunteers

qualification

Tertiary qualification

educational requirements

College/Pre-University