Environment Officers

The Shire of Quairading employs two Environment Officers to provide environmental management services to Quairading and the SEAVROC Shires including Cunderdin. To contact the environmental staff please contact:

Jen Vincent Environmental Officer

Jen Vincent
Phone: (08) 9645 1607
Mobile: 0447 898 995
Email: epo@quairading.wa.gov.au

Cheryl Shenton

Cheryl Shenton Environment Officer Information
Phone: (08) 9645 1605
Mobile: 0427 450 236
Email: qshireeo@quairading.wa.gov.au

Environment Officer

The Environment Officer role is to:

Provide advice on Environmental Management and Conservation issues (inc. saltland pastures, tree cropping and soil management strategies) to:

  • Landholders
  • Catchment groups
  • Land Conservation District Committee;
  • Shire of Beverley Brookton, Cunderdin, Quairading, Tammin and York. Increasing community engagement and awareness of NRM and the Environment
  • Develop community Environmental projects (such as revegetation plans for parklands) and NRM initiative programs for SEAVROC landholders by obtaining funding, advising stakeholders and carrying out projects.
  • Identification of plants, insects, reptiles and mammals for community members.
  • Advising on Biosecurity issues relating to declared plants and animals.
  • Communication Manager and Trial Site Coordinator for the Caring for our Country Project 'Perennial Farming Systems Targeting Wind Erosion within the North Eastern and Southern Eastern Wheatbelt Regions of WA'
  • Project Support Officers for the Wheatbelt NRM Caring for Our Country Project 'Soil Conservation Incentive Program' for the SEAVROC Shires (Beverley, Brookton, Cunderdin,Quairading, Tammin and York,).
  • Work with SEAVROC councils to assist with environmental work proposals for road reserves and re-vegetation plans for parks and community reserves.