First listed on: 14 September 2020

MNF Operations Officer

The Opportunity
  • Develop and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Be part of a dynamic and flexible team within CSIRO Marine National Facility
  • Join CSIRO - Australia's premier science and technology research organisation

CSIRO’s Marine National Facility (MNF) is seeking to appoint an Operations Officer.

As the successful candidate you will be responsible for coordinating the safe delivery of the research voyage schedule and will work as part of the Operations Team to manage multi?disciplinary marine research voyages on RV Investigator or other research platforms as required.

Your duties will include:
  • Engage with MNF internal and external stakeholders to develop and manage relationships.
  • Manage the planning and execution of safe and effective research voyages.
  • Simultaneously managing multiple, complex projects.
  • Provide practical support for research voyages.

Location:  Hobart TAS
Salary:  AU$83k – AU$94k plus up to 15.4% superannuation
Tenure:  Indefinite
Reference:  69001

To be considered you will need:
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate in a dynamic team environment in a positive and professional manner.
  • The ability to project manage to deliver logistical, operational and technical requirements under tight timeframes with competing priorities.
  • Evidence of a strong commitment to HSE and continuous improvement and the ability to prepare and apply appropriate documentation and procedures for specific activities.

For full details about this role please review the Position Description


The successful applicant will be required to obtain and provide a National Police Check or equivalent.

The successful applicant must have the ability to meet all Special Requirements noted within the Position Description.

Flexible Working Arrangements

We work flexibly at CSIRO, offering a range of options for how, when and where you work. Talk to us about how this role could be flexible for you. Balance

Diversity and Inclusion

We are working hard to recruit diverse people and ensure that all our people feel supported to do their best work and feel empowered to let their ideas flourish. Diversity and Inclusion Strategy

We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.


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How to Apply

Please apply on-line and provide a cover letter and CV that best demonstrate your motivation and ability to meet the requirements of this role.

Applications Close

Sunday 04 October 2020, 11:00 pm AEDT

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