Tuesday , April 16 2024

Gold Coast Council Jobs – Pest Management Specialist

Website Gold Coast Council

Job Description:

Located in the Lifestyle and Community Directorate, Health and Regulatory Services Branch, this key Team Leader position is responsible for developing and delivering a range of scientifically based vector surveillance and quality assurance programs to protect the City’s residents, visitors, and natural environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Aerial treatment monitoring
  • Resistance management
  • Product assessment:
  • Lead the Larvivorous Fish Aquaculture Program
  • Implement research projects relevant to Vector & Biosecurity Services
  • Community and stakeholder education
  • Application and maintenance of permits
  • Supervise the Assistant Research Officer
  • Provide support to the Coordinator and Operations Officers to deliver operational programs
  • Preparation of reports, presentations and briefing documents on technical matters
  • Management of projects and programs to support Vector & Biosecurity Services operational objectives.
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Leadership of a small team that provides support across VBS vector & insect management programs

Job Requirements:

You will have extensive experience in designing, delivering, and reviewing vector surveillance and management programs. You’ll also have excellent interpersonal skills, manage conflicting priorities skilfully and know how to use your leadership skills to mentor and empower an excellent team.

Job Details:

Company: Gold Coast Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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