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Tasman Council

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Employment opportunities


Council is seeking a suitably experienced person for the position of Weed Project Officer (20 hours per week), working within the Tasman Catchment. The position will initially be six months, with potential to extend a further 12 months.

This position will work closely with landholders, community groups and other stakeholders to meet the aims of current strategic weed projects of both the Tasman Landcare Group and Tasman Council.  The position will undertake on ground weed control works, including chemical control, along with the provision of advice that builds landowner capacity for weed control.

The successful applicant will have a sound knowledge of the Tasmanian Weed Management Act 1999, be highly motivated with well-developed communication and negotiation skills.  Proven experience in controlling declared weeds relevant to Southern Tasmania is essential as is a current driver’s licence.

Enquiries / copy of the Position Description/Selection Criteria please contact Lee Wilson, Office Manager, Tasman Council on 03 62509200. 

Applications addressing the Selection Criteria, including completion of the Application for Employment Form and enclosing a copy of a current resume, should be marked “Confidential Officer”, and emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   or posted to:

General Manager

Tasman Council

1713 Main Road

Nubeena Tas  7184

Applications close 9am on Friday 23rd August 2013.




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1713 Main Road

Nubeena Tas 7184


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