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.
Expressions of Interest sought - Earthmoving Machinery and Services
Terrain NRM is seeking professional service contractors to join a pool of potential service providers. Contractors would potentially deliver construction related services for the Wet Tropics Major Integrated Project. Service providers must be based within the Tully and Johnstone catchment areas. Key tasks will include, but may not be limited to:
- Topsoil stripping, stockpiling and respreading;
- Excavation of ‘farm dam’ type basins (water depth between 0.4-2m);
- Excavation of shallow subsoil filter beds;
- Installation of dam overflow weirs and outlet structures (commonly stormwater drainage pits and PVC pipe arrangements);
- Installation of rock scour protection (including the use of gabions and reno mattresses); and
- Sourcing and transport of rock for scour protection works.
EOI responses must be received before 5pm on Friday 22nd June 2018.
Notification of inclusion in the pool of common service providers will be provided by email on or before Friday 29th June 2018. Inclusion does not guarantee work.
Date: Monday 18th June 2018
Where: Tully Sugar Rec Hall
Date: Tuesday 19th June 2018
Where: Mourilyan Sugar Museum – Board Room
Employment Opportunity - Manager, Wet Tropics Healthy Waterways Partnership
On behalf of the Wet Tropics Healthy Waterways Partnership, we are are currently looking for a Manager to oversee the development of the Wet Tropics Report Card and to support and grow the Partnership. The role is hosted by Terrain NRM who provide administrative and contractual support to the Partnership.
To apply for this role you will need proven project management experience including strategic development, budgeting, monitoring and reporting to a board. Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to maintain strong working relationships with a range of stakeholders are also essential as well as a sound technical knowledge of water quality issues.
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