Australia nationals: Senior Hydrologist

Government of South Australia
Adelaide, SA, Australia
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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The Senior Hydrologist is responsible, under limited direction, for the provision of professional hydrological advice and services based in the Water Science Unit. This role works individually or as part of a multi-disciplinary team to assist in the successful delivery of project management and modelling, assessment and advice requirements, and to assist addressing the State’s strategic priorities in relation to the sustainable management of South Australia’s water resources. The incumbent is required to provide advice within DEW and to other government agencies on matter relating to the water planning and management of South Australia's water resources.

Special Conditions

  • May be required to participate in fire management and associated duties
  • Some out of hours work may be required
  • Occasional intra and interstate travel may be required including over-night absences
  • A current Class C drivers licence is desirable


Tertiary degree in Engineering, Natural Resources, Science or equivalent, with emphasis on surface water hydrology is essential and relevant post-graduate qualifications are desirable.


$93,629 MIN PA - $99,087 MAX PA


Mr Volmer Berens
Manager, Surface Water
(08) 8463 6955

Application Instructions
All applications must be submitted online.
Applicants to submit a CV and letter of application (max 4 pages) addressing the role outcomes, competency elements and technical/professional experiences outlined in the Role Description.

Applications close: 23/10/2019 6:00 PM

- PO3 Senior Hydrologist Role Description.pdf
- Pre Employment Declaration.pdf

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.