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Department of Conservation Employee Review

challenge to get things nice but fun

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3 June 2014
Meeting travelling people who would be tramping through our National Parks, Driving and working and being at some beautiful spots.
Pros
uniform, vehicle
Cons
only seasonal
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  1. challenge to get things nice but fun