Mission Statement

To provide high quality, locally relevant resources to clients in natural resource planning, on ground works programs and environmental monitoring.

Key Staff

Jim Stuart, Natural Areas Manager

Jim (front/left) & some of the Catchment Services Team

Jim is responsible for the efficient running of the crews on the ground and tendering for projects. Jim has worked for the company for over 6 years and in the natural resource industry for over 20 years.  He is adept at project management, cost control, human resourcing, risk management and procurement.

With forestry as a passion, Jim brings a different viewpoint on managing natural areas.   Combined with a talent for business development, Jim has managed the continued growth of Catchment Services. Recently Sunshine Coast Council announcing Catchment Services to be one of their top suppliers.

When Jim is not busy with his project coordination, he can be found rehabilitating a koala habitat in Doonan.

Qualifications:

  • Associate Diploma in Engineering Surveying
  • Associate Diploma Applied Science in Forestry
  • Cert IV Training and Assessment
  • Blue Card
  • Senior First Aid and CPR
  • Construction White Card
  • ACDC
  • Chainsaw Level 2
  • Janine Bedros

Janine Bedros, Environmental Consultant

Janine Bedros

Janine has over four years experience in the Environmental Science discipline. She has practical experience in monitoring and compliance, resource efficiency, waste management and water quality. She is a proficient user of Geographical Information Systems.

Janine has all round experience in monitoring, results analysis, and recommendation and implementation of on ground solutions. She has applied her highly developed conceptual and analytical skills to interpret and present technical information for industry funded trials and monitoring reviews of intensive agricultural worksites.

Janine played a key role in diagnosing and treating potential threats to water quality for Australia’s largest pork producer, including blue-green algae. She has managed an ISO14001 Environmental Management System and is also a trained Internal Auditor.

Recently, Janine has begun to pursue her interests in conservation and natural resource management and is developing new skills in stormwater monitoring, vegetation works, wildlife surveys and community engagement.

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Environmental Science)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Cert IV Occupations Health and Safety