Waterwatch Coordinator job for the Ginninderra and Yass areas
Ginninderra Catchment Group is seeking a Waterwatch Coordinator who is passionate about the environment, especially water quality. The successful applicant will work with volunteers, community groups and stakeholder organisations, promoting and implementing the Waterwatch objectives and water monitoring program for the Upper Murrumbidgee catchment in the north of ACT and nearby parts of NSW.
The Coordinator needs to have:
- a sound understanding of freshwater ecology, freshwater-monitoring techniques, macroinvertebrates and riparian vegetation;
- understanding of environmental issues affecting catchments;
- good skills in communication, organisation, project management, computing and administration.
This part-time role (22.5 hours/week) is currently an appointment from July 2017 until 30 June 2018, with possible extension pending funding.
For the full position description, including salary, and selection criteria, click here.
Apply in writing by Tuesday 13 June
Send your CV and your written responses to the selection criteria (which are in the position description)
by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or by mail to Ginninderra Catchment Group, c/o PO Box 446, Holt ACT 2615.
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