The National Trust of Australia (NSW) is Australia’s pioneering Natural Area Restoration NGO and its Bushland Management Services (BMS) Division has been in continuous operation for over 38 years.

BMS provides a range of services to public and private landowners who require quality expertise in managing conservation of bushland and biodiversity in the Greater Sydney region. The goal of the National Trust’s Bushland Management team is to advocate and implement best practice methods for natural area restoration and management of our natural areas.

BMS is seeking to employ 3 qualified bush regeneration Site Supervisors for permanent full-time roles. Applicants must have a passion for bush regeneration and natural area restoration, have the experience and capacity to lead and develop their team to reach their full potential, be competent in the use of technology, qualified in regeneration techniques and share our vision to be the best in the business.

The National Trust values motivated staff and rewards them by:

  • Offering professional opportunities for growth.
  • Offering interesting and challenging projects in a supportive team environment.
  • Actively encouraging employee feedback and ownership of projects.
  • Offering great remuneration packages.

This is a rare opportunity to become part of the National Trust Bush Regeneration Team on a permanent basis. The Gardening and Landscape Service Award applies to your terms and conditions and we pay above award rates.

What you’ve got – the essentials: 

  • At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Cert III or Diploma in Conservation and Land Management.
  • Thorough knowledge of indigenous and introduced plant species.
  • Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills.
  • Logical thinking and creative problem-solving ability.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Good communication, client relationship and negotiation skills.
  • The ability to motivate and inspire a team.
  • Strong work ethic and a desire to succeed.
  • Physically fit for the inherent requirements of the role
  • Current NSW Drivers Licence (manual vehicle).
  • Current Chemical Certificate AQF3.
  • OHS Green/White Card.
  • Be tech savvy and able to apply this knowledge to an android platform

Also good to have – the desirables

  • Physically fit for the inherent requirements of the role
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Positive attitude to work and ability to actively promote the services of the National Trust of Australia (NSW) to clients.
  • Experience in preparing quotes or desire to learn/ improve skills through further training if required.
  • Mechanically inclined.

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for and you would like to work with a highly respected organisation with a rich history in natural area restoration and conservation, please send your resumes and a covering letter addressing the essentials to hr@nationaltrust.com.au

Enquiries and a full job description call (02) 9258 0159