Location: South Perth (Perth Zoo), Western Australia
Salary: $90,047 - $98,994 p.a. (Level 5) plus 10% Superannuation
Tenure: Permanent, Full-time
Ref: Position No. DBCA3122069
The Perth Zoo Science Program provides support to the Species Recovery Programs to maintain captive breeding colonies and to provide animals for establishment or supplementation of wild populations.
Manages breeding of native species, assists the Program Leader in implementing policies and procedures and engages with relevant staff in Perth Zoo to maximise the welfare of animals within the breeding program.
Supervises a team of Technical Officers to ensure that the objectives of the Program are met while ensuring the safety and wellbeing of staff.
The successful applicant will be required to possess or obtain a current Working With Children Check and a current and satisfactory National Police Check prior to commencement.
Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for WA Workforces: An approved COVID-19 vaccine is mandatory for appointment to this position. The successful applicant will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination status before they can commence in the position. Please refer to the recently announced mandatory vaccination policy for a majority of occupations and workforces in WA at Mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for WA workforces (www.wa.gov.au)
To allow the selection panel to make a proper assessment of your application, please follow the application instructions outlined in the job application package, available on the WA Government Jobs Board at https://search.jobs.wa.gov.au/ (search for Position No. DBCA3122069).
For further information about the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, please visit https://www.dbca.wa.gov.au/.
For further information about this position, please contact Dr Peter Mawson on (08) 9474 0311.
Closing date: Wednesday, 19 January 2022 at 12 Noon AWST (3pm AEDT). No late or pro forma applications will be accepted.
Online applications via the link