Employment Opportunities & Training

Girringun Female Aboriginal Ranger

Please Note: Being a woman is a genuine occupational qualification for this role

Under Section 25 of the QLD Anti-Discrimination Act.

FULLTIME: 38 hours/week

  • The position is subject to a probationary period and annual staff performance review.

SALARY RANGE: $877.04 – 945.44 per week + superannuation & salary sacrifice available

POSITION LOCATION: 235 Victoria Street, Cardwell, Queensland

Girringun Aboriginal Corporation (GAC) is a non-profit community based organisation:

CORPORATE VISION: Strong Aboriginal people, Strong Culture, Strong Country

CORPORATE MISSION: To provide sustainable outcomes for the enhancement of social, cultural, spiritual, environmental and economic well-being for the benefit of Aboriginal people of the Girringun region through strong leadership, direction and strategic partnerships

POSITION SUMMARY: This position will provide support to the GAR Coordinator, GAR Team and other Coordinators as needed, to deliver all aspect of Land, Sea and Cultural Management. It is expected this role will communicate regularly with Senior Rangers, GAR Coordinator and Traditional Owners as necessary.

This position will assist the Girringun Aboriginal Ranger team and Girringun Aboriginal Corporation with all aspects of Land, Sea and Cultural Management, throughout the Girringun Region Indigenous Protected Area. The Successful candidate will be required to respect Traditional Owner protocols whilst working these projects on both land and sea country.

To be eligible for the position you need to:

  • identify as an Indigenous Australian.
  • have basic computer skills
  • possess sound written and oral communication skills.

How to Apply

Submit an application that addresses the Selection Criteria, by providing a short summary (2 pages maximum) of how your skills and experience are best suited to the role of this position.

Closing Date: 5pm – Friday 26th May 2017

Applications to be addressed to:

Girringun Aboriginal Ranger- Recruitment

Girringun Aboriginal Corporation

PO Box 303, Cardwell

QLD 4849


Email: ra@girringun.com.au