Advert ID: 20008933
Environmental Defenders Office (EDO)
Flexible location, Australia-wide
Part-time (3 days/week). $84-92k + 10% super + 17.5% leave loading
Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) is the largest environmental legal centre in the Australia-Pacific, dedicated to protecting our climate, communities and shared environment by providing access to justice, running ground breaking litigation and leading law reform advocacy.
We are an accredited community legal service and a non-government, not-for-profit organisation that uses the law to protect and defend Australia’s wildlife, people and places.
We are seeking to employ an in-house Scientific Officer to expand the range of advice we can provide to our team of solicitors and clients.
You will work closely with the Director – Science and Expert Advisory and a small team to provide advice on a wide range of scientific issues, and the environmental impact assessment process, in relation to projects around Australia.
Our Culture and Benefits
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For further information, contact Megan Kessler, Director – Science and Expert Advisory on 02 9262 6989 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. using the subject line: Scientific Officer - Australia Wide enquiry via NRMjobs website.
Applications close: 9am AEST, 11th Aug 2021.
All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory background checks including a National Police Check, disclosure of previous or current disciplinary action, referee checks, proof of eligibility to work in Australia and qualification checks.
EDO welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, workers of all ages, people with disabilities and people who identify as LGBTQIA+.
Position Description - EDO PD_Scientific Officer July 2021.pdf