Senior Ecologist (709132) (709044)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 15, 2024
Technology Full Time - Continuing, Flexible

Job Description:


The Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania (NRE Tas) is committed to our vision of “building a sustainable Tasmania” where our natural resources, cultural values and environment are recognised and used sustainably to support our future prosperity. We take pride in fostering a workplace where diversity is celebrated, inclusivity is embraced, and safety is paramount. We strive to create an environment where every individual feels respected, valued, and empowered to bring their authentic selves to work.

We understand that work-life balance is essential for personal and professional success. That’s why we offer flexible work options and are dedicated to making workplace adjustments that empower individuals to fully engage and excel in their roles. If you require any reasonable adjustments during your recruitment process, please let us know.

Hours per fortnight

73.50 (minimum 58.80 hours, by negotiation).


The purpose of the role is to provide high level leadership, and professional and technical advice on threatened species conservation and management. Lead and management projects and coordinate programs aimed at improving the knowledge and understanding of the threatened species in Tasmania.

Desirable Requirements

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

(image) SOD - 709132 & 709044 - Senior Ecologist - Band 6.docx

(image) Advice to Applicants.docx

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

For more information on the position please contact:

Helen Crawford
Section Head, Threatened Species
Phone: 0427 342 854