Yugul Mangi Ranger Coordinator (NT29) - 11 Month Fixed Term Contract with extension subject to funding and performance

The Northern Land Council
Regional NT
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Opening: Feb 11, 2021
Closing: Feb 28, 2021
Location: Ngukurr, NT
Salary: AS06/PO2 $73,342- $87,646 pa + entitlements

Located in the Ngukurr Community located on the Roper River in South Eastern Arnhem Land of the Northern Territory. It is responsible for coordinating the Yugul Mangi Ranger Group in advancing the objectives of the Traditional Owners in managing their land and sea country. The Rangers work implementing the plan of management for the South East Arnhem Land Indigenous Protected Area.

In consultation with Traditional Owners, you will develop and implement annual work plans, and provide day to day planning, supervision and logistical support to the rangers to ensure their effective and efficient management of caring for country activities. Applicants should possess a sound knowledge of Aboriginal Caring for Country management opportunities and constraints, with demonstrated ability to effectively manage work teams in remote locations. 

The successful applicant will have tertiary qualifications in either land management, natural resource management or community development, or extensive related experience working with Aboriginal communities on cultural, land and resource management activities and projects, from planning through to implementation. 

Good communication, negotiation and community consultation skills, with computer experience and the ability to manage budgets and produce reports within required deadlines is essential.

Knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal culture and issues, with the ability to communicate effectively and sensitively with Aboriginal people is required, as is the possession of a ‘C’ class driver’s licence and ability to safely drive 4WD drive vehicles.

Contact person: Mike Carmody 8920 5136

Applications close Sunday 28 February 2021

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NLC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.