Scientific Officer / Senior Scientific Officer (Advanced Water Management Centre)

The University of Queensland
Brisbane, Australia
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Not Specified


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The Advanced Water Management Centre (AWMC) is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in innovative water technology and management. The Centre has established an outstanding worldwide reputation in urban water management and related fields. An award winning multidisciplinary team delivers practical technological solutions underpinned by fundamental scientific discoveries.

The role

The successful appointee will provide technical-scientific support for analytical services at AWMC, including sample preparations and digestions, operation of various analytical instruments, data analysis and quality control.

The person

Applicants should possess qualifications in relevant disciplines and should be able to accurately follow procedures and protocols to prepare samples and operate analytical instruments on a routine basis.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are particularly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. For further information please contact our Australian Indigenous Employment Coordinator at:  

Applications are also encouraged from women.

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.


This is a full-time, fixed term appointment for 12 months at HEW Level 4 or 5. The remuneration package will be in the range:

HEW 4 - $61,179 - $66,218p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $71,580 - $77,475p.a.).

HEW 5 - $66,347 - $75,771p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $77,626 - $88,652p.a.).

Position Description - Download File 505375_Scientific Officer_Position Description.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Beatrice Keller-Lehmann on +61 7 3365 3601 or

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

For information on completing the application process click here.

Closing date - 4th December (11:55 PM) E. Australia Standard Time

Advertised: 13 Nov 2018
Applications close: 04 Dec 2018 (11:55 PM) E. Australia Standard Time