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: Communications Manager
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Perth (Melbourne / Sydney considered for exceptional candidates)
Enquiries: Jaselyn O'Sullivan - Business Manager
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Sunday 14th May 2017
 
 
Position: Digital Communications Leader
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Perth (Melbourne / Sydney considered for exceptional candidates)
Enquiries: Jaselyn O'Sullivan - Business Manager
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: Sunday 14th May 2017

 
Position: Acting Sanctuary Manager
Employment Status: 7 Month contract (with possible extension)
Based at: Mt Gibson Wildlife Sanctuary
Enquiries: Melissa Farrelly - Sanctuary Manager
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - shortlisting underway

 
Position: Wildlife Ecologist x 3
Employment Status: 2 x 2 Year contracts / 1 Permanent role
Based at: North Eastern Sanctuaries
Enquiries: Dr John Kanowski
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - shortlisting underway
 
 
Position: Field Ecologist - North East
Employment Status: 2 Year contract
Based at: North Eastern Sanctuaries
Enquiries: Dr John Kanowski
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - shortlisting underway

 
Position: Assistant Sanctuary Manager 
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Mornington Wildlife Sanctuary
Enquiries: Toby Barton - Kimberley Operations Manager
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - shortlisting underway

 
Position: Wildlife Ecologist
Employment Status: Full Time
Based at: Mt Gibson Wildlife Sanctuary
Enquiries: Dr Michael Smith - Regional Ecologist
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - shortlisting underway

 
Position: Land Management Officer(s) - South East region
Employment Status: 12mth Contract (initially with view for extension)
Based at: Scotia Wildlife Sanctuary 
Enquiries: Tim White - Regional Operations Manager
Applications: lmosoutheast@australianwildlife.org 
Closing date: CLOSED - shortlisting underway

 
Position: Sanctuary Manager - Charnley River - Artesian Range 
Employment  Status: 12 month contract
Based at: Charnley River - Artesian Range Wildlife Sanctuary
Enquiries: Toby Barton - Kimberley Operations Manager
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - shortlisting underway

 
Position: NSW Operations Manager
Employment  Status: Full Time
Based at: Narrabri - NSW
Enquiries: Tim Allard - National Operations Manager
Applications: employment@australianwildlife.org
Closing date: CLOSED - shortlisting underway

 

 


 

AWC do not keep CV's 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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