Employment

Employment

If you are passionate about conservation, join the AWC team and help save Australia’s threatened wildlife and their habitats. Around 80% of our people are based in the field, delivering practical on-ground conservation programs which are based on the best available science.

 

For general employment enquiries, email employment@australianwildlife.org. Please note we do our best to respond to employment enquiries and non-advertised general applications, but during peak times we may be unable to respond to all enquiries.

 

Please refer to the following documents for answers to the most common employment questions we receive:
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Breaking Into Conservation

 


 

Current vacancies

 

Position: Digital Communications Lead
Employment Status:  Full Time
Based at: Head Office in Perth, however, for the right candidate 
Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane will be considered.
Enquiries: Heather Paterson - Communications Manager
08 9380 9633
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org 
Closing date: Friday, 1 February 2019


Position: Communications Officer -
Social Media & Web Content Producer
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Head Office in Perth, however, for the right candidate
Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane will be considered.
Enquiries: Heather Paterson - Communications Manager
08 9380 9633
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org 
Closing date: Tuesday, 29 January 2019


Position: Land Management Officer
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Newhaven Wildlife Sanctuary - NT
Enquiries: Joe Schofield, Newhaven Sanctuary Manager
0427 332 922
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Sunday, 3 February 2019


Position: Indigenous Ranger Coordinator - Land Management Officer 
Employment Status: Full Time 
Based at: Newhaven Wildlife Sanctuary - NT 
Enquiries: Joe Schofield, Newhaven Sanctuary Manager 
0427 332 922
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Sunday, 3 February 2019


Position: Regional Ecologist - SE
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Regional SE, South Australia
(Base location negotiable) 
Enquiries: Dr John Kanowski
National Science & Conservation Manager
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Wildlife Ecologist - NE
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Cairns
Enquiries: Richard Seaton - NE Regional Ecologist
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


Position: Wilderness Camps Manager
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Mornington - Kimberley, WA
Enquiries:

Peter McKay - Regional Operations Manager

Applications: kwcampsmanager@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - Shortlisting underway


 

 


 

AWC do not keep CVs on file and applicants should continue to check back on the website for advertised opportunities, or sign up with NRM Jobs for their advertised e-newsletters where most AWC science and operational roles are advertised.

 

AWC has existing arrangements in place with recruitment companies, so respectfully request that you do not make unsolicited calls offering these services.

 

AWC would like to acknowledge the following organisations whose assistance aids AWC in the conservation of Australia’s threatened wildlife and ecosystems:

 

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