Conservation and Land Management Traineeships x 15 BUSY At Work Career and Placement

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Date Updated

14th March 2019


Ipswich, QLD

Apprenticeship Type

Part Time

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Position Description

This is a BUSY Women in Conservation Project


BUSY At Work is a not-for-profit organisation providing apprenticeship, employment and community programs.

We have 40 years' experience providing skilling solutions and services to businesses, workers and job seekers. BUSY At Work provide a wide range of services including recruitment and apprenticeship support services, employment community programs.


An exciting opportunity for fifteen (15) Conservation and Land Management Trainees to work with BUSY to improve community spaces at Providence, Ripley (Ipswich).

This is a paid 6 month Certificate I Conservation and Land Management Traineeship. At the conclusion of the Traineeship (6 months), BUSY will provide support to source ongoing employment opportunities.


  • Assist in the implementation of daily operations in Providence, Ripley community areas, in accordance with the respective project plans;
  • Assist with bushland restoration programs including pest and weed control, planting, propagation and processing, and restoration monitoring;
  • Assist with operational tasks related to bushland & landscaped areas;
  • Assist in propagation and production of plant collections;
  • Use and maintain horticultural and other related equipment and machinery as required, after completing required training;
  • Attend and complete requirements of approved registered training organization;
  • Assist with other general duties associated in Conservation Land Management
  • Actively contributes to improving teamwork.
  • Operates in accordance with Busys policies and relevant legislation including Occupational Health and Safety and Equal Employment Opportunity.
  • Undertakes other duties as directed.


Recognising that this is an entry (or re-entry) level opportunity our emphasis will be on attitude to undertaking the challenge and ability to be successful (with training and experience) in an office environment

  • Self-motivated with a demonstrated enthusiastic approach to day-to-day project operations;
  • Keen to follow instructions of Project Supervisor;
  • Strong organisational and time management skills;
  • Good communication skills and an approachable demeanor;
  • Positive approach to a performance oriented culture, continuous improvement and changing work environment;
  • Ability to work as part of a team;
  • Ability to operate in a highly ethical manner;
  • Ability to undertake training as and when required by BUSY;
  • Desire to be part of a growing, high achieving, successful service organisation.


If this is the opportunity you are looking for, please apply now - complete the Expression of Interest Form below and include your cover letter and Resume.

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