Supervisor Zoology

Perth Zoo

Location: Perth Zoo (South Perth), Western Australia
Salary: $90,047 - $98,994 p.a. (Level 5) plus 10.5% 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.

The Supervisor Zoology 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. This position 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 and satisfactory National Police Check and undertake a preventative vaccination program prior to commencement.

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 (search for Position No. DBCA3122069).

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

For further information about this position, please contact Dr Harriet Mills on (08) 9474 0311.

Closing date:  Tuesday, 15 November 2022 at 12 noon AWST (3pm AEDT). No late or pro forma applications will be accepted.