Employment and Volunteering

Our mission at NQ Dry Tropics is to enable and support the Burdekin Dry Tropics community to sustainably manage its land and water. Are you interested in joining us to work on projects that help to safeguard these vital natural resources? If you have any queries about positions vacant contact Lisa McCulloch on (07) 4799 3500.

NQ Dry Tropics is an equal opportunity employer.

Some of the benefits of working with us include:
➢ Generous employer superannuation contributions
➢ Five (5) weeks of annual leave and leave loading
➢ Paid parental leave
➢ Professional development opportunities
➢ Flexible working arrangements
➢ Supportive team environment

➢ Employee wellbeing program:

  • Confidential Employee Assistance Program
  • Annual flu vaccinations
  • QFever screening and vaccination
  • Annual skin cancer checks

Current Job Vacancy:

Project Manager – Landholders Driving Change

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role within a well-established organisation with a strong reputation for delivering successful projects that tangibly benefit the natural environment; while enjoying the lifestyle benefits of Tropical North Queensland. 

NQ Dry Tropics is a community-based, not-for-profit business leading change towards best practice management of land, water, and biodiversity in the dry tropics of North Queensland. Formed in 2002, NQ Dry Tropics delivers solutions that benefit landscapes, livelihoods and communities for the long-term. 

Based in either Bowen or Townsville, in this challenging and rewarding role you will provide leadership and oversight to the operational management and delivery of NQ Dry Tropics’ ‘Landholders Driving Change’ project. This will involve supporting the planning, management and delivery of projects that aim to increase the level and effectiveness of community and other stakeholder involvement in regional natural resource management processes of the Bowen, Broken and Bogie (BBB) Sub-catchments.

Applications close Monday 6th December 2021 and  should be made via    Nexus Executive Services 

Volunteering For community volunteering opportunities, please visit the Volunteering Dry Tropics Facebook page.