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Parks Victoria is committed to maintaining the health of the natural environment and of our parks and reserves, while providing a range of excellent visitor services - so that all Victorians can visit them to relax or exercise their bodies and minds - Healthy Parks, Healthy People.

All Parks Victoria's staff contribute to improving these wonderful parks every day. Protecting and conserving them now and for future generations. These positions offer you an opportunity to become part of a team that is committed to making a difference to our natural environment through professionally managing one of the world's great park systems.

Parks Victoria is an Equal Opportunity Employer, with a commitment to merit, equity and diversity in the workplace.

To gain employment with Parks Victoria you need to be:

  • Australian citizen, permanent resident of Australia or New Zealand citizen who has entered Australia on a valid passport. A birth certificate, citizenship certificate or current passport is proof of eligibility.
  • A non-citizen with a valid visa that provides work rights. A current passport containing the visa is proof of eligibility. As the visa has an expiry date, non-citizens can only engage in casual, temporary or fixed term roles that do not extend beyond the expiry date.

Original documents will need to be sighted as evidence of your right to work. 

 

Casual Park Attendants Mornington Peninsula NP and Point Nepean NP

  • Casual Summer Employment
  • Mornington Peninsula National Park and Point Nepean National Park
  • Salaries from $46,901 per annum plus Super (pro-rata)
  • Manual drivers licence is essential.

Parks Victoria is seeking enthusiastic and motivated people for rostered casual employment of 6 – 20 weeks at Mornington Peninsula National Park and Point Nepean National Park during the 2014/2015 summer season.

The role will be required to maintain the health of our parks and reserves, while providing a range of excellent visitor services contributes to the environmental health of our state and the health and wellbeing of all Victorians – Healthy Parks Healthy People.

Duties of the position include Hooded Plover monitoring, visitor management, visitor education, visitor facility cleaning and maintenance. Current manual drivers licence essential.

Applications must be submitted on-line through www.careers.vic.gov.au  and close Sunday 5 October 2014.

How to apply:

  1. Read the position description
  2. Apply and fill out your personal details and submit
  3. Then complete the on-line questionnaire to address the selection criteria.
  4. Attach your resume.

For further information please contact Sarah Dodd, Team Leader Environment, by calling Parks Victoria on 13 1963.

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