ACT Government - Parks and Conservation Service


Canberra, ACT

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Salary range: $83,135 - $95,146 p.a. (Professional Officer Class 2)


PN: 37608

  • Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
  • Environment
  • Parks and Conservation Service
  • Parks and Partnerships

The Environmental Offsets team is seeking a highly motivated Ecologist to support the delivery of the ACT Parks and Conservation Service environmental offsets program.

The occupant of the position will specifically be required to plan and implement research commitments linked to approval conditions for developments pursuant to the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act. This includes research on the ecology and management of matters of national environmental significance in grassland and woodland ecosystems. The position forms part of a high performance multi-disciplinary team.

The successful applicant will need to have strong communication skills and be able to work in a dynamic team environment. 

Note: This is a temporary parental leave replacement position to 12 February 2020 with a possibility of extension up to 12 months. This position will be moving to a new workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW) in 2020. Under ABW arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only. 

Eligibility/Other Requirements: Tertiary qualification in Ecology, Environmental Science, Natural Resource Management, or similar field is mandatory. Current manual driver’s licence is essential. 

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