Do you want to work for a flexible, diverse and inclusive workplace that embraces innovative thinking and creative ideas? Are you looking for an employer that offers attractive remuneration and employment conditions? Then you should register your interest in working for the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment on our Non-ongoing (Temporary) Employment Register.
The Department seeks to attract, develop and retain diverse, enthusiastic and high-performing employees. To help us in achieving this, we maintain a register of interested applicants that the Department can use to fill a variety of employment opportunities within the Department. The positions may be full time, part time or casual depending on individual team needs.
Who we are
The role of the Department is to protect Australia’s natural resources and help develop strong agricultural industries. We work with others to ensure our land, water and heritage are well-managed, protected and productive. For today and into the future.
Our staff have many different roles. From biosecurity dog handlers to environmental assessors, research staff and scientists to accountants. They are located all over Australia. We also have staff based overseas. They maintain relationships with international organisations and our trading partners. Our skills and expertise are as diverse as our portfolio. This helps us to be ready for any challenge. To ensure our advice and activities meet the needs and expectations of the community, industry, and other governments.
Apply to join the team
Candidates may be contacted to assess their suitability and availability as employment opportunities arise. To obtain more information and to apply, please click on the Apply Online button at the bottom of this advertisement.
To be eligible for temporary employment at Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment the preferred candidate must:
Be an Australian Citizen.
Undergo and satisfy a National Police History Check.
Undergo and satisfy a health check if applicable to the position.Be willing and eligible to obtain and maintain a security clearance to the appropriate level if applicable to the position.
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