Australia nationals: Technical Officer Ecohydrology

Tasmanian Government

New Town, TAS, Australia 🇦🇺

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Hours per fortnight

73.50 (minimum 58.80 hours, by negotiation). 

Period of Appointment

For 24 months.


The purpose of the role is to provide technical support for water management focussed monitoring, analysis and reporting on the water resources of Tasmania and to ensure the effective collection and archiving of water resource data. The position provides technical input into the planning and implementation of Ecohydrological field assessments and monitoring programs and provides technical support to the Water Monitoring Program as required. The position supports the ongoing management and maintenance of the Ecohydrology laboratory and field store and related equipment.

Essential Requirements

  • A Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Applied Science, or equivalent level, relevant to the nature of the work to be undertaken, as provided by either a university, a vocational education organisation or a registered and accredited training provider.

Desirable Requirements

  • A current motor vehicle driver’s licence
  • Ability to swim.
  • A current First Aid certificate.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Download File 701704 Technical Officer (Ecohydrology).docx

Download File 701704 Technical Officer (Ecohydrology).pdf

Download File Advice to Applicants.docx

Download File Advice to Applicants.pdf

How to apply

To apply, please provide a Short Form Application which is a 1-2 page covering letter outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the Statement of Duties, and a copy of your current Resumé/CV.

Please note that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria.

Please apply online by clicking the blue “Apply Now” button.

Refer to the ‘Advice to Applicants’ document for further information.

If you are unable to submit your application online, please contact Recruitment on (03) 6165 3174.

For more information on the position please contact:

Bryce Graham 
Manager (Water Assessment)
[email protected]
(03) 6165 3268