Research Scientist (Rangelands Ecology)

Job Description: 


Advertiser: Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions

Location: Kensington and Floreat (Perth), Western Australia

Salary etc: Specified Calling Level 2, $93,548 - $103,179 p.a. plus 9.5% Superannuation. Tenure: 36 months, Full-time.

Ref: Position No. DBCA3128854

Under general guidance, this position will design and undertake effective scientific research including the application of remote sensing and ground-based methodologies for the monitoring and restoration of degraded ecosystems with a focus on the Western Australian Rangeland Acacia woodlands and shrublands in the Midwest region.

The successful applicant will undertake scientific engagement, publish results of research and monitoring programs and facilitate links with other land managers to enhance ecological monitoring and restoration programs in the rangelands. The successful applicant will foster and work collaboratively with DCBA and CSIRO.

Applicants must address the selection criteria outlined in the job application package, available on the WA Government Jobs Board at (search for Position No. DBCA3128854).

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

For Further Job Related Information: please contact Ms Katherine Zdunic (DBCA) on (08) 9219 9584 or Dr Suzanne Prober (CSIRO) on 0429 990 390 or

Closing date: Monday, 11 November 2019 at 12 noon AWST (3pm AEDT). No late or pro forma applications will be accepted.


Job Location: 
Floreat and Kensington, Perth, Western Australia
Closing Date: 
Monday, November 11, 2019