Terrain NRM works with the Wet Tropics community to promote sustainable use of land and waterways, protect environmental values and support healthy, productive and viable communities and industries.

This work is guided by the Wet Tropics Plan for People and Country.  Building strong partnerships, Terrain NRM works at a whole of landscape scale, from the paddock to the reef.  Terrain NRM is an independent not-for-profit organisation.


Water Quality Project Officer (Field Technician)

The Wet Tropics Major Integrated Project (WTMIP) is seeking a Field Technician with a good mechanical aptitude and experience with working with tools and technology.

The Water Quality Field Technician will assist in the delivery of the Local Scale Monitoring Program in both the Johnstone and Tully basins, including:

  • Performing technical activities under the direction from senior water quality personnel that adhere to Terrain NRM’s policies and procedures;
  • Supporting the operation of the Local Scale Monitoring Program through the installation, maintenance and repair of water quality monitoring infrastructure and equipment;
  • Undertaking field work for one or more days at a time, often in isolated areas.

This position will ideally be located in either Innisfail or Tully and will commence in February 2019.

Download the application kit. Apply online HERE.

Applications close 4:00pm (QLD time) on Friday 11th January 2018.


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