11 Job Opportunities for Reef Available

August 25, 2016

11 Job Opportunities for Reef Available

The Wet Tropics Sugar Industry Partnership has eleven job opportunities available. Applications are invited to those who want to help make a positive difference to the Great Barrier Reef and Cane Farming in Queensland’s Wet Tropics.


Funded through the Australian Government’s Reef Trust Phase III, your job will be to deliver water quality, productivity and profitability outcomes in the Wet Tropics cane industry.  This is an exciting opportunity to live in Queensland’s beautiful Wet Tropics and work in a great partnership team on one of Australia’s greatest challenges, to improve water quality entering the Great Barrier Reef.

You will be working with Wet Tropics cane farmers over the next three years to improve agricultural practice that leads to improved water quality.  The recruitment process is for eleven positions who will be hosted by members of the Wet Tropics Sugar Industry Partnership in coastal locations from Mossman to Ingham.  Part time arrangements will be considered for some roles and location will be negotiated as part of the recruitment process.

Positions available are:

  • Extension Coordinator x 1
  • Regional Extension Officers x 2
  • District Extension Officers x 5
  • Innovation Extension Officer x 1
  • Science and Knowledge Coordinator – Water Quality x 1
  • Science and Knowledge Coordinator – Practices x 1

If you are interested in any of these roles, please download the selection application kit from www.terrain.org.au/About-Terrain/Employment.  To be considered, applicants must submit their application via the Terrain online application system and address the selection criteria within the selection application kit. 

Applications close Monday 12 September 2016 at 4:00 PM