Ranger Team Leader-Fire and Emergency Warrandyte

Parks Victoria is looking for a capable people manager to lead a dynamic team of staff to manage and maintain the natural, cultural and built assets within the Warrandyte region.
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Department: Parks Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Emergency Management
Classification: PVO4
Work Location: Melbourne - Northern Metro
Reference: VG/30711000
Closing Date: 12-Feb-2023
Salary Range: $84,982 - $91,271
Job Duration: Until 30 June 2023
Attachments: Position Description Ranger Team Leader 30711.pdf (PDF, 223KB)
Job Specification

Position Description Ranger Team Leader 30711.docx (Word, 93KB)

Contact: Chris Vassos
03 8427 3004

Position Details

This is an opportunity for a suitable candidate to:

  • Enjoy a healthy work-life balance
  • Lead a dynamic, high functioning team passionate about protecting and enhancing park values and visitor experiences.
  • Support the delivery of major projects within the dynamic context of one of the fastest growing areas in Victoria

About the role

The position will lead a team to deliver on ground services in parks. The position is a hands-on management role, responsible for leading, managing and developing a team, developing works programs and working with community and partners to manage parks.

We're looking for someone with:

  • Demonstrated experience in leading and managing a diverse team.
  • A passion for developing a positive work place culture.
  • Demonstrated flexibility in workload management.
  • A strong customer service focus, both internally and externally.
  • A track record in dealing with diverse stakeholders on a range of land management issues.


  • Tertiary qualification in Science or equivalent is highly desirable.
  • A current Victorian driver's licence is required.

Your application will need to include:

  • A current Resume
  • A cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria (KSC) as outlined in the position description.

Application Closing date: Sunday 12 February 2023

Sound like you?

If this sounds like you, then we would like to hear from you. For a confidential discussion about the role, call Chris Vassos on 03 8427 3004 or apply online!

Organisational Commitments

Parks Victoria is committed to child safety and has zero tolerance for child abuse and all forms of harm to children, in accordance with the Victorian Child Safe Standards. All prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check and Working with Children Check prior to commencing employment.

Parks Victoria recognises diversity and inclusion is everyone's business. We value a culture where everyone can be themselves at work, regardless of background, orientation, age or gender, that brings out our best, values everyone's contribution and works within a flexible working environment, ultimately reflecting the community we serve.

Parks Victoria's policies require the successful applicant to be up-to-date based on Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) vaccination advice. The successful applicant for this role will be required to provide evidence of vaccination or exemption status as part of the recruitment process.

Only people with Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency or a non-citizen with a valid visa that provides work rights may apply for this position.

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