About the role
We are looking for a Land Management Advisor to join the site Land & Rehabilitation Team in the development, co-ordination and execution of key natural resource management programs in Western Cape York.
With leases covering areas of over 380,000ha, and an extensive operational footprint, this natural resource management-focussed role will improve and implement the land-management programs, coordinate baseline flora / fauna programs and manage the environmental buffers for site.
A key part of the role will be ongoing engagement with internal / external stakeholders including land owners, NGOs, institutions and traditional owners.
This role is a great opportunity an experienced Environmental professional to contribute the broader site’s natural resource management program.
Reporting to the Superintendent Land and Rehabilitation, you will be required to :
To be successfully considered for this role, you will have :
It will also be beneficial if you have :
Where you will be working
Rio Tinto Weipa is located 900km north-west of Cairns on the Gulf of Carpentaria and has been operating for over 50 years.
Over the years, it has developed into a vibrant and diverse cultural hub of the Western Cape. Weipa offers a coastal community rich in geographical beauty and cultural heritage that provides families with opportunities to participate in leisure activities, sports and community events.
With a strong sense of community, the region has plenty of natural beauty to offer including the opportunities for boating, fishing, camping and exploring.
Construction of the Amrun project, located 40 kilometres south west of Weipa, is currently underway to expand our bauxite operations and continue production from one of the world’s premier bauxite deposits.
This expansion will strengthen the economy and provide exciting opportunities for the people of Cape York and Queensland for future generations.