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.

Current Vacancies

Two leadership opportunities in Far North Queensland - we are looking for exceptional managers in natural resource management.

Terrain NRM and Cape York NRM are each looking for highly experienced managers to deliver on their high-profile water quality and sustainable industry programs.  Salary packages start at $111,000.

We are seeking managers to join our executive teams to assume responsibility for the delivery of some of our larger projects and significant partnerships.

  • Terrain NRM - Operations Manager
  • Cape York NRM - Principal Program Manager – Sustainable Industries and Water Quality

You will need to have great people skills, a focus on strategy, a truly collaborative approach to NRM issues, and a proven ability to develop, deliver and report on program outcomes. 

The Terrain NRM position can be based in Innisfail, Atherton or Cairns, and the Cape York NRM position in Atherton or Cooktown. In addition to the lifestyle benefits that come with living and working in Far North Queensland, we offer a professional culture and team environment and flexible working conditions.

About Terrain NRM and Cape York NRM

Terrain NRM and Cape York NRM are community-based not-for-profit organisations based in Far North Qld.  We work collaboratively and have a focus on working with the community and industries in our regions to promote sustainable land management for productive and viable communities and industries that protect environmental values.

To apply, please download the application kit for the Terrain NRM position HERE, and the Cape York position HERE. Applications close Tuesday 23 April at 4:00pm (AEST).

Applicants can lodge one single application, via either website, if they are interested in both positions.

To access Terrain NRM's online application form, click HERE.

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