Assistant Director, Biodiversity and Conservation Science


Position No: DBCA3104363
Salary/Level: Specified Calling Level 5, $140,046 - $151,940 p.a.
Tenure: Permanent, Full-time
Location: Kensington, Western Australia

The Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions is committed to promoting biodiversity and conservation to enrich people’s lives, through sustainable management of Western Australia’s species, ecosystems, lands and the attractions in the department’s care.

This position assists the Executive Director, Biodiversity and Conservation Science with the development and implementation of strategic direction, effective management, communication and strategic collaborative partnerships for Biodiversity and Conservation Science. It is also responsible for strategic planning and high-level coordination of the relevant budget services and provides high level advice on complex biodiversity conservation issues affecting the Department and State.

In accordance with relevant legislation and departmental policy, the successful applicant will be required to possess or obtain a current and satisfactory National Police Check prior to commencement.

Applicants must address the selection criteria outlined in the job application package, available on the WA Jobs Board. Failure to do so may jeopardise the panel’s ability to make an assessment of your application. Please click 'apply for this job' button below and you will be redirected to the WA Government Jobs Board. To locate a Job Application Package, key the Position No. or Keyword into the Search Box or Ph: (08) 9219 9888.

For further information on the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions please visit

For Further Job Related Information: please contact Dr Margaret Byrne on (08) 9219 9943.

Closing Date: Monday, 20 May 2019 at 12 noon AWST (2pm AEST). No late or pro forma applications will be accepted.

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