Australia nationals: Environmental Scientist (Wetlands)

Queensland Government
Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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What you will do:

• Coordinate field operations, logistics and field teams.

• Establish and maintain assessment and monitoring partnerships by engaging and liaising with landholders, and working collaboratively with regional NRM field staff and other service providers.

• Conduct freshwater wetland assessments to quantify and describe the pressures on wetlands and the condition of wetland values within the Great Barrier Reef catchments.

• Contribute to the ongoing refinement and development of technical protocols, QAQC, and data recording and management systems.

• Contribute to the development and implementation of studies and pilot projects including analysis and report writing.

• Provide technical and scientific operational advice and assistance, and represent the program in forums relating to field program activities.

• Contribute to program communications activities and the preparation of products to make the program science and activities accessible though range of forums and communications media.

• Assist managers to meet health and safety obligations by undertaking activities such as maintaining the risk register and contributing to safe work practices.

Applications to remain current for 12 months.