11 May 2021

Contract/Temp Ranger Trainee – Emerald QLD

for Central Highlands Regional Council – Central Queensland

Job Description

Central Highlands Regional Council jobs

Our trainee programs are a great way to kick-start a fulfilling career and secure a pathway into our large and diverse workforce.

We provide a structured traineeship program providing invaluable on the job experience paired with a nurturing learning environment to support your journey to obtaining a nationally recognised qualification.

In collaboration with Registered Training Organisations you will grow your knowledge base and expand your practical skill set to a national standard, that will be transferable throughout local government in Australia.

Central Highlands Regional Council is currently seeking applications for a Ranger Trainee.

In this role you will gain skills to assist with the monitoring and operation of council’s animal management, pest management and stock route network management plans. Your hands on skills be supported by undertaking a two-year Certificate III Conservation and Land Management qualification.

To be eligible, participants will need to be:

  • Aged 15 years or older and no longer at school.
  • Able to meet citizen, residency and visa requirements to undertake a traineeship.

This position is able with government funding. As a result, these positions are subject to further eligibility requirements.

Applicants must meet one of the following identified disadvantage groups (you can meet more than one requirement)

  • Young people (aged 15 – 24 years)
  • People with disability
  • Long-term unemployed job seekers
  • Displaced workers
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Women re-entering the workforce
  • Mature-age job seekers (45 years or older)
  • Veterans and ex-service personnel
  • Migrants and refugees from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds

If you are interested in becoming a Ranger, then we’d like to hear from you.

To apply for this position:

Please download and review the position description.

To be considered for this position, please include the following documents:

  • A cover letter outlining your motivation for applying for this position and how you meet the eligibility requirements listed in this advertisement.
  • Your resume detailing your career history relevant for this position.

Applicants who meet the mandatory requirements listed in the position description and eligibility requirements listed in the advertisements will be sent a video assessment to complete.

Please note our recruitment process includes the following pre-employment checks:

To be appointed to a position within the Central Highlands Regional Council, you must be an Australian citizen, or have permanent residency status, or hold a visa permitting you to work in Australia permanently.

The pre-employment checks relevant to this position include:

  • Right to Work in Australia
  • Medical and functional assessment including drug and alcohol testing
  • Reference checks
  • Qualification check
  • Criminal History check

For a confidential discussion, please contact the recruitment team on 1300 242 686 or register your application by submitting your cover letter and resume.

Applications Close: 5pm Monday 17 May 2021

How to Apply

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Job Locations: Central Queensland.
Job Categories: Apprenticeship/Traineeship and Conservation, Parks & Wildlife.
Job Types: Contract/Temp.
Job Tags: jobs for mature age workers, jobs for older workers, mature age, mature age jobs, older workers, and older workers jobs.
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