Field Technician

About Us:
Category 5 Labour Management is a locally owned and operated labour hire business, supplying trades and maintenance personnel to various industries within Port Hedland and also surrounding Pilbara towns
The Role:
We are currently seeking a casual field technician to join our team in implementing native seed collection, weed management, flora survey and monitoring projects. Projects may involve independent and team fieldwork, technical work (such as flora surveys), in ‘local’ and remote locations.
Candidates should be highly motivated, physically fit, and experienced in the industry.


  • Native seed collection, botanical identification and analysis
  • Herbicide weed control application,
  • Independent and team work in various (often remote) field locations
  •  Report writing, project monitoring
  • Client and stakeholder communication
  • Adhering to company policies, operate through the proper management channels, and act in the best interest of business

To Be Successful in this role you are required to have the following:

  • Minimum three years practical experience in the environmental management/science industry (with specific focus on native seed collection and/or environmental rehabilitation)
  • Sound botanical knowledge and West Australian species identification
  • Previous experience working on mine sites or in the mining industry
  •  Knowledge and implementation of industry policies, procedures and OHS practices
  • Current ‘C’ class West Australian Driver’s License
  • Ability to Pass Pre-Employment Medical and DAS
  • A bachelor degree in Environmental Management, Science or equivalent (Highly Regarded)
  •  Pest Management Technicians License and/or training in the use of chemicals
  • Botanical identification experience
  • Knowledge of Pilbara botanical species
  • First Aid

If you are looking for casual ongoing  work with the opportunity to join a company that offers opportunities for advancement for your career and also for the environment and community, then ‘Apply Now’ or send your CV to

  • Casual work
  • Port Hedland based company
  • Great Team Environment