Branch: Technology & Innovation

Section: Polar Linkages

APS Level 6 – Ongoing

Salary: $82,500 p.a. – $93,670 p.a.


The Projects Officer will be required to support the planning of scientific research and the introduction of new technologies and capabilities, with an emphasis on project support to voyage planning and engagement within the Technology & Innovations Branch to ensure technical challenges are identified and proactively managed.

Please see the job description PDF and applying for a position for further information on how to apply.

How to apply:

  1. Download and complete the application cover sheet Word.
  2. Complete a statement of claims addressing your suitability for the position, with emphasis on recent work examples and their relevance to the key activities and responsibilities of this position, and in line with the APS Work Level Standards for this position – please ensure that you check the Work Level Standard appropriate to the actual classification of this position. This statement should be a maximum of 2 pages.
  3. Forward the Application Cover Sheet, statement of claims, a current Curriculum Vitae and the contact details for two referees (one of whom should be your current or most recent supervisor), via email to

Closing Date: Friday 5pm (AEST) 14 May 2021

Contact Officer: Brett Chatwood– (03) 6232 3239 or email

Note: Applications will not be acknowledged. Engagement may be subject to conditions including probation, qualifications, health and security/character clearance requirements. Applications from persons who are not Australian citizens will usually only be considered where there are no suitable Australian applicants.

A relocation allowance may be payable where the successful candidate is required to relocate to Southern Tasmania.