Wendy Simon

Began work: 2007. Country: I was born in Kununurra WA and my country is Marralam on NT-WA border.

About Me

Duties:

  • Senior Ranger
  • Weed management – spraying Mimosa, Mission grass, Gamba grass, Bellyache bush, Rubber bush
  • Quarantine work with NAQS checking blood, meat
  • ENI Bore monitoring
  • Boat patrol – check on fishing boats
  • Fisheries survey and biological testing NTG Fisheries
  • Taking traditional owners out on country
  • Support old people with bush food, medicine, weaving supplies
  • Clearing up outstations
  • Marine debris
  • Recycling and rubbish art
  • School education programs
  • Erect signs on Aboriginal land
  • Prescribed burning
  • Planning with traditional owners, Government agencies
  • Nursery work
  • Reports and computer work[nz_gap height="25" /]

Highlights of job

Driving out bush to spray weeds

Goals

Working, looking after family in Wadeye
Moving to Fossil Head, doing ranger work, cooking bush tucker on the fire.

 

  • Training             USI: 9ZJJGDDQ85     DOB 8/11/1969                 BI 10086192 Date Completed
    Certificate III CLM 2016
    Drivers licence Y
    First Aid 2015
    Gun training 2016
    Coxswains 2015
    Quad bikes 2015
    Remote area firefighting 1 NT 2016
    Snake catcher 2016
    Auschem – level 3 2017

    Training goals

    Certificate 4 CLM.
    More boats, quad bikes, 4WD.