Senior Ranger - Jurien Bay

Employment Details
Date Added: 10-May-2024
Closing Date: 30-May-2024 04:00 PM

Join Our Team as a Senior Ranger based in Jurien Bay!

Are you passionate about preserving the natural beauty of coastal landscapes? Do you thrive in dynamic work environments where no two days are the same? If so, we've got the perfect opportunity for you!

Nestled along the stunning turquoise waters of Jurien Bay, Cervantes, Wedge Island - our team is dedicated to protecting and enhancing the unique coastal scenery of this breathtaking region. From pristine beaches to productive agricultural landscapes and thriving marine ecosystems, our region boasts an unparalleled diversity of natural wonders.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Stewardship of Natural Assets: Take the helm in safeguarding our coastal and inland environment through regular patrols, monitoring, and conservation efforts.
  2. Community Engagement: Forge meaningful connections with locals and visitors alike, sharing your passion for the environment through rehabilitation programs, fostering responsible pet ownership and ensuring people respect our local natural assets.
  3. Emergency Response: Support our local emergency services, bushfire brigades, and lend your expertise during emergencies.
  4. Maintenance and Infrastructure: Keep our coastal facilities shipshape, from campgrounds to interpretive signage, ensuring visitors can enjoy the beauty of the Turquoise Coast responsibly.

What we’re Looking For:

 A true steward of the environment with a genuine passion for the community and local environment.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with a knack for engaging diverse audiences.
  • Adaptability and resilience in the face of changing conditions, whether it's weather patterns or unexpected challenges.
  • A team player who thrives in collaborative environments but can also work independently when needed.
  • Relevant experience in fields such as environmental conservation, municipal regulatory enforcement, or emergency management is highly valued.

Perks of the Job:

The chance to work in one of Western Australia's most stunning coastal regions, where every day feels like a postcard-worthy adventure.

  • Opportunities for ongoing professional development and training.
  • A supportive team with colleagues who share your passion for our outdoor environment.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package, including a roster that supports work-life balance.

More details about this unique opportunity are available within the information package available HERE or by contacting Sharon McArdle, HR Coordinator on 089652 0800 or via email

Applications close at 4.00pm 30 May 2024.

The Shire of Dandaragan is an equal opportunity employer.

Brent Bailey



The Shire of Dandaragan reserves the right to close the ad prior to the advertised closing date on appointment.

Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify. The successful applicant is required to obtain relevant police checks and to provide evidence of qualifications prior to commencing employment.

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