Water Resource and River Health Scientist (708804)

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Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania
Location:
Negotiable
Type:
Full Time
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Closes:
28/01/2022
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NRE Tas is committed to investing in its people to ensure a sustainable and successful organisation through a positive workplace culture and highly capable employees. We are a diverse and inclusive workplace and understand the importance of flexible working arrangements.  Talk to us about what flexibility could look like for you.

Hours per fortnight

73.50 (minimum 58.80 hours, by negotiation) 

Duties

To undertake scientific analysis and reporting on Tasmania’s water resources, river health and catchments and to provide science-based advice to support the implementation of the Rural Water Use Strategy including the River Health Advisory Project and other policy and program initiatives. The position provides fit-for-purpose information and advice to ensure Tasmania’s water resources are managed sustainably to support the continued prosperity and development of the State’s industries and the community’s standard of living.

Essential Requirements

As a result of a risk assessment process, the Head of Agency gave consideration to where vaccination is a necessary control to protect the health and safety of workers and the community and therefore it has been determined that prior to appointment to these duties a person is to provide evidence that they are vaccinated against the disease known as COVID-19

Desirable Requirements

  • A tertiary qualification within a relevant field of water resource and catchment science.
  • A current motor vehicles drivers’ licence.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Download File 708804 - Water Resource and River Health Scientist.docx

Download File 708804 - Water Resource and River Health Scientist.pdf

Download File Advice to Applicants.docx

Download File Advice to Applicants.pdf

How to apply

To apply, please provide a Short Form Application which is a 1-2 page covering letter outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the Statement of Duties, and a copy of your current Resumé/CV.

Please note that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria.

Please apply online by clicking the "Apply for this job" button.

Refer to the 'Advice to Applicants' document for further information.

If you are unable to submit your application online, please contact Recruitment on (03) 6165 3209.

For more information on the position please contact:

Adam Uytendaal 
Section Head (Ecohydrology)
[email protected]

03 6165 3272

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