Unit: Open Space
Location: Bushlands Depot Huon Road
Employment status: Casual (School Holiday Support) and occasional additional days as needed.
Classification: Municipal Officer Level 2
Agreement: Hobart City Council Enterprise Agreement 2021
Salary range: $42.70 per hour (inclusive of casual rate) + 12.5% superannuation.

  • Casual position with overtime availability.
  • Diverse work environment and interesting projects.
  • Come and work within a positive, supportive, collaborative team environment.

About the role

Embark on a journey where your passion for nature and community engagement becomes the cornerstone of Hobart’s vibrancy. In this dynamic role, you’ll create unforgettable experiences, guiding both adventurers and locals alike through the diverse landscapes of Hobart’s bushland. Your expertise won't just lead Bush Adventures; it will also be focused on delivering visitor services within Wellington Park.

Role accountabilities include:

  • Bush Adventures that enhance appreciation and enjoyment of Hobart's bushland.
  • Provide exceptional visitor services to foster engagement and conservation of Hobart's natural areas.
  • Contribute your ideas to enhance our activities and programs.

Learn more about the role in the position description: Bush Adventures Activity Leader Position Description

About you

We’re seeking someone with a Certificate III or higher in Ecotourism, Guiding, Conservation Management or a related field who brings a track record of delivering activities with enthusiasm and professionalism. With your effective communication skills, you’ll have the ability to connect with people from all walks of life, making every activity a memorable experience. Make a difference in the community by inspiring the next generation to appreciate and care for the environment. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!

About us

The City of Hobart offers something for everyone, with connections between nature, history, culture, businesses and each other. We are proud to provide a range of services and facilities that support the wellbeing, safety and participation of the community as well as continuously look to improve and embrace new approaches to achieve better outcomes for all. With an industrious and diversified economy, wherever your skills, talents and passions lie, we can offer you the opportunity to have a rewarding career with ongoing learning and development opportunities.

We recognise contributions to our workforce and offer:

  • Above Award wages and Employer Superannuation at 12.5% with salary sacrifice options.
  • Flexible work arrangements including the option to apply for a nine-day fortnight.
  • A wide range of paid leave entitlements.
  • Health and Wellness programs, including onsite gyms.
  • Discounted membership at Hobart Aquatic Centre.
  • Ability to purchase additional leave after 12 months of service.
  • An Employee Assistance Program that offers onsite visits.
  • Corporate Health Plan discounts with BUPA, St. Lukes and Medibank.

Learn more about what the City of Hobart can offer you.

The City of Hobart is committed to building an inclusive community and workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, abilities, ages and identities.

City of Hobart has a strong commitment to health and safety. Appointment will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment background checks. These will include reference checks, National Police History record check, and Medical Assessment including drug and alcohol testing.

Learn more about our vision, mission and values.

How to apply

If you require any further information specific to this role please contact Greg Milne, Program Leader Bushland, on 03 6238 2855 or email milneg@hobartcity.com.au.

All applications must be made in the online portal, and you can save your application as you progress through the stages until you submit your final application. If you have any issues with submitting your application, please email details of the issue to recruitment@hobartcity.com.au. Please note that we do not accept applications via email or after the position has closed so if you have issues submitting your application, please contact us prior to the closing time.

Applications close 11:59 pm Sunday 14 July 2024.

Before you begin

You will need to read the position description prior to commencing your application as you will be required to address the key duties, skills and knowledge for this role in 600 words or less.

Please ensure you have copies of your resume, qualification/s, and your Driver Licence ready to attach at the end of your application.

Selection process

Candidates are initially selected for interview based on the details provided in their application.

The City of Hobart assesses all applications based on merit.

Positions are filled, based on how well the successful candidate meets the requirements of the position.

Learn more about the selection process on our website.




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