Department of Regional NSW
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LSO Aboriginal Community Support

LSO Aboriginal Community Support

  • 496438
  • Conservation
  • Environmental
  • Identified Positions
  • Natural and Physical Science
  • Part-time contract (30hrs per week) until 30 June 2023
  • Located in either Penrith or Gosford
  • Salary starting from $87,493 pa + super (pro-rata)
  • Please note this position is open to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicants only.


GS LLS
acknowledges we operate in and deliver services throughout Country of First Nations people in the Greater Sydney region. We recognise and respect Elders and cultural knowledge holders, past and present, and the unique, diverse and enduring cultures and histories of all First Nations people.

GS LLS is committed to engaging with Aboriginal Communities to enhance the values of managing Country by protecting the natural environment and Aboriginal Cultural Heritage.

Key to achieving this objective, is meaningful interactions, guided by local and state Aboriginal Strategic directions.  GS LLS is committed to collaborating with and empowering First Nations communities in continuing to Care for Country, enriching culture and strengthen connections with current and future generations.

GS LLS is looking for an enthusiastic and committed Land Services Officer (Aboriginal Community Support) to join the Aboriginal Communities team, assisting with and enhancing opportunities for First Nations people in increasing skills and capacity and creating on-Country outcomes within the Greater Sydney region.

Want the basics?

  • Help develop, deliver and support on ground Caring for Country / Natural Resource Management projects
  • Support strengthening relationships between GS LLS and First Nations Peoples
  • Identify opportunities to engage First Nations peoples and businesses
  • Assist with the ongoing enhancement of linkages between First Nations groups and key land managers
  • A current NSW Driver Licence, and capacity to travel essential.


Want more information?
Download the Role Description or contact Brad Moore, Senior Land Services Officer Aboriginal Communities on 0439 048 428.

Want to apply?
Submit your application (CV and cover letter) outlining your skills and experience relevant to the role and we will be in touch after the closing date.

Closing Date: 11:55pm, Wednesday, 8 December 2021
.

Please note: To be eligible for this position applicants must be of Aboriginal descent through parentage, identification as being Aboriginal and accepted in the community as such. Aboriginality is a genuine occupational qualification and is authorised under Section 14(d) of the Antidiscrimination Act 1997.

All Department of Regional NSW employees are required:

  • To be fully vaccinated of a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccine by 30 January 2022 and; or
  • an approved medical contraindication.

You will be required to show proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status or apply for a medical exemption prior to securing a role.

Additional Information:
A talent pool may be created from this recruitment action for ongoing and temporary roles of the same standard that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months. The successful applicant in this role may be required to undergo a police check, health assessment and other assessments as required.

Who is the Department of Regional NSW? Why work for us?
Our Department is responsible for building resilient regional economies and communities, strengthening primary industries, managing the use of regional land, overseeing the state’s mineral and mining resources and ensuring government investment in regional NSW is fair and delivers positive outcomes for local communities and businesses.

Local Land Services (LLS) is an Executive Agency related to the Department of Regional NSW. We embrace flexible work and are committed to our delivery of quality services to rural and regional landholders. Together we deliver the State Outcome ‘Productive and sustainable Landuse’ that includes Caring for Country through sustainable agriculture, plant and animal biosecurity, natural resource management, land management, emergency services, private native forestry and the Soil Conservation Service.

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