Yilgarn Shire Council

The Shire of Yilgarn is a local government area in the eastern Wheatbelt region of Western Australia about 400 kilometres (250 mi) east of Perth, the state capital. The Shire covers an area of 30,720 square kilometres (11,860 sq mi) and its seat of government is the town of Southern Cross. The main industries within the Shire are mining and farming.

05 Jan, 2022
$29.15 hourly
Yilgarn Shire Council Yilgarn, WA, Australia
The Shire of Yilgarn invites applications for the position of Skeleton Weed Support Officer, which is a casual role. The position will involve 35 hours per fortnight  (as required) , with flexible working arrangements available. The primary responsibilities of the position are: Providing administrative support for the Yilgarn Local Action Group; Provide reception support for Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development; Assist affected landholders meet their skeleton weed program requirements; Assist Yilgarn Local Action Group with winter treatment of affected sites; Collect and maintain information related to Skeleton weed searching and treatment; Assist in preparing reports and financial acquittal/budget applications. While no previous experience working with skeleton weed is required, a basic knowledge of the plant, control program and the Yilgarn area would be beneficial. The position is fully funded by the Grains, Seeds and Hay...