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Enterprise Traineeship - Conservation and Land Management – (Springfield)

Job no: 493010
Work type: Maximum Term (Full-Time/Defined End Date)
Location: Ipswich
Categories: Trades & Enterprises

  • Must meet eligibility requirements for Police Check
  • Must meet eligibility requirements for Working with Children’s Blue Card
  • Must be fully vaccinated (Covid Vaccine)
  • No experience required. Car and Licence not essential but preferred
  • Must have an interest in Conservation and Ecosystem Management
  • Paid 21 week traineeship

yourtown is looking for 8 young people who are enthusiastic about starting a career in Landscaping / Horticulture / Conservation and Ecosystem Management.  This program is a Skilling Queenslanders for Work project, which is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government. Participants will learn about the industry through hands on industry experience.  A qualified Trainer and a Youth Worker will support you.

During the program participants will gain 21 weeks paid industry experience; a Certificate I in Conservation and Ecosystem Management and assistance transitioning into full time employment following the traineeship.  Trainees working on the Hymba Yumba project will learn a variety of hard landscaping, conservation and Ecosystem management skills such as; If you are interested, please contact Pierre Barras (Enterprise Trainee Coordinator) on 07 3387 8800 or pbarras@yourtown.com.au

  • Clearing of designated bush area;
  • Construction of walking trails and Bush tucker gardens;
  • Construction of education structures along the waking trails;
  • Painting of Indigenous murals and totems along walking trails;
  • Bush regeneration activities.

Who can apply?

  • Young People aged 15 to 24;
  • Must meet eligibility requirements for a Working with Children Blue Card;
  • Must be able to complete a National Police Check;
  • Must be fully vaccinated (Covid Vaccine);
  • Must NOT have completed a Certificate I in Conservation and Land Management / Cert I in Conservation and Ecosystem Management;
  • Not currently a full time student at TAFE, University or School;
  • Be local to the Springfield area;
  • Permanent resident of Australia;
  • New Zealand citizen permanently residing in Qld;
  • Refugee and Humanitarian Visa Holder living in Qld; or
  • Temporary Visa Holder living in Qld with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency.

If you are interested, please contact Pierre Barras (Enterprise Trainee Coordinator) on 07 3387 8800 or pbarras@yourtown.com.au

To apply please visit: www.yourtown.com.au


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Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time

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