Share this Job

Research Projects Officer Marine Biogeochemistry

Apply now »
Apply now
  • Are you ready for a challenge?
  • Take your career to another level
  • Join CSIRO's Ocean & Atmosphere - secure Australia's future through our seas and skies

The Position

The role of Research Projects staff in CSIRO is to collaborate in scientific activities with other research staff usually by assisting with detailed planning, undertaking or assisting with experimental and observational work, and in carrying out the more practical aspects of the work. This will include sample collection, processing and analysis using a variety of analytical instrumentation such as gas chromatography and mass spectrometry. The work may also include some fieldwork. The successful person may also be expected to undertake some novel method development.

To view the full position description and selection criteria for this role please click here: Position details document

Location:    Hobart, TAS
Salary:        AU $59,636 - AU $75,900 p.a. plus up to 15.4% superannuation
Tenure:       1 year specified term
Ref No.:       31701

To be successful you will need:

  1. A Bachelor of Science degree with Honours in Chemistry or equivalent
  2. At least one year’s post graduate experience working in a laboratory
  3. Demonstrated excellent laboratory skills
  4. Demonstrated excellent record keeping
  5. Good oral communication skills, ability to communicate with team members
  6. The ability to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary, regionally dispersed research team, and carry out tasks under general direction from Scientific Researchers.
  7. The ability & willingness to contribute novel ideas and approaches in support of scientific investigations.


We innovate for tomorrow and help improve today – for our customers, all Australians and the world.

We imagine. We collaborate. We innovate.

How to apply:

To apply for this position you will be required to submit your resume and cover letter, as one document, highlighting your experience as relevant to the role requirements.

Applications close: 11:59pm AEST on Tuesday 24th January 2017

Apply now »
Apply now