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At Conservation Volunteers we believe that we should offer everyone an opportunity to be involved in managing and protecting a healthy and sustainable environment. If you share that vision and would like to make a critical contribution to seeing it achieved, then consider joining our team of passionate and enthusiatic staff.

As a team, we make it possible for thousands of volunteers, both local and international, to join us every year to help plant thousands of trees, clear hectares of weeds, improve river health, save endangered species and protect our cultural heritage.


As a not-for-profit organisation we make use of various options to make our package as attractive as possible, but we also acknowledge that the people who join us do it for more than the money - it is about using your particular qualifications and skills to make a real difference.

For more information on any of these vacancies, phone Human Resources Manager, Kathie Surridge: 0428 302 477.


Read the story of a Team Leader

Aimee Silla - Fauna Conservationist
Jono McPhail - Land Conservationist

TEAM LEADER POSITION DESCRIPTION


A Team leader is responsible for the safety. welfare and supervision of volunteers, ensuring that they enjoy a positive experience whilst working within the boundaries of occupational health and safety requirements on practical conservation projects for the betterment of the Australian environment. 

Even if there is not a position listed below which is available in your area, we welcome the receipt of your application which will be kept on file in case a position does arise in the future.

Position Description- Team leader

Position Description - Casual Team Leader

Applications for available positions, or networking applications for other areas, addressing the Key Selection Criteria which can be found in the Position Descriptions above, plus resume, and a copy of Driver's licence and Senior First Aid, should be forwarded to employment@cva.org.au 


POSITIONS VACANT  


Casual Team Leader - Adelaide

Based in Adelaide, this role will see the Team Leader working on both local and residential projects.   The team leader is responsible for the safety, welfare and supervision of volunteers ensuring that they enjoy a positive project experience whilst working within the boundaries of occupational health and safety requirements. 

Applications for the above position, including your resume and response to the Key Selection Criteria which can be located in the Team leader Position Description at the top of this page, are to be received by pcurtis@conservationvolunteers.com.au by Sunday, April 27, 2014.

Regional Manager - Cairns

We are looking for a person with proven business acumen and achievements to manage our busy Cairns office and further develop our programs in the Northern Queensland region. Qualifications, networks or personal experience in the conservation industry would be an advantage but having the confidence to market our services to a wide range of potential partners is also important. Knowledge and experience with overseeing compliance with OH&S policies and procedures is necessary.


Applications for the above position, including your resume and response to the Key Selection Criteria which can be located in the Position Description, are to be received at employment@cva.org.au by Easter Monday, April 21, 2014.

Casual Team Leader - Perth

Based in Perth, this role will see the Team Leader working on both local and residential projects.   The team leader is responsible for the safety, welfare and supervision of volunteers ensuring that they enjoy a positive project experience whilst working within the boundaries of occupational health and safety requirements. 


Applications for the above position, including your resume and response to the Key Selection Criteria which can be located in the Position Description, are to be received by ajaggar@conservationvolunteers.com.au by Sunday, April 27, 2014

 


If after reading the Team Leader Position Description at the top of this page you would like to register your interest in a role as a Team Leader for positions which may arise in the future , please send your resume to: employment@cva.org.au with your Name and Location in the subject line of your email.



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