Research Scientist - WA Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions

Job Description: 


Location: Kensington (Perth), Western Australia

Salary etc: Specified Calling Level 2, $93,548 - $103,179 p.a.

Ref: Position No. DBCA3124873

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 is responsible for design and implementation of decision science to inform ecosystem management, biodiversity conservation and recovery of threatened species and ecological communities in Western Australia. The position will integrate decision science principles and approaches into conservation projects and collaborations, publish research findings and provide expert scientific advice.

Applicants must address the selection criteria outlined in the job application package, available on the WA Government Jobs Board at (search for Position No. DBCA3124873).

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

For Further Job Related Information: please contact Ms Kim Onton on 0436 611 893.

Closing date: Friday, 4 January 2019 at 12 noon WST (3:00pm AEDT). No late or pro forma applications will be accepted.

Job Location: 
Kensington (Perth), Western Australia
Closing Date: 
Friday, January 4, 2019