Bushfire Mitigation Advisor (HR 44/21)

$68,363 - $73,999 yearly
  • Augusta Margaret River Shire Council
  • Augusta-Margaret River, WA, Australia
  • 04 May, 2021
Part time Police, Military, Security, Fire, Emergency Services

Job Description

  • Continuing, Part-Time 30.4 hours/fortnight
  • EA Level 5 ($68,363 - $73,999 per annum pro-rata)

Would you be interested in helping reduce fire hazards in conjunction with the Shire’s Bushfire Risk Management Plan and Shire Land Management Plans? We’re on the lookout for a Bushfire Mitigation Advisor to join the Emergency Services team. Reporting to the Community Emergency Services Manager, you will also assist in meeting the Shire’s responsibilities for fire mitigation planning, preparedness, prevention, response and recovery. You will be responsible for developing long-term plans for fire mitigation programs on Shire controlled Reserves.

The successful candidate will possess Advanced Bush Fire Fighting qualifications and proven knowledge of environmentally sensitive fire mitigation practices. An understanding of issues and practices pertaining to the natural environment are key. Well-developed verbal and written communication skills with colleagues, customers and stakeholders are necessary. If you’re passionate about fire prevention and mitigation, please apply now. We look forward to hearing from you.

Applications Close: Wednesday 12 May 2021 at 4pm

For Job Information: Please contact Adam Jasper on 9780 5285

To Apply: Please apply online or email your completed application to careers@amrshire.wa.gov.au

Stephanie Addison-Brown, CEO

Job Closing Date

12 May, 2021