Station Supply Officer

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Overview of the role

The Station Supply Officer (SSUP) duties and responsibilities are diverse and involve supporting Australian Antarctic Program operations and activities. The primary role of the SSUP is to provide the supply support necessary to mount and sustain logistics operations.

The roles and functions undertaken by the SSUP utilise their specialist knowledge and skills in areas such as supply chain management, provisioning, operational logistics, equipment accounting, warehousing and distributions, movements and transportation, including air/sea movements and stock control.

SSUP can be employed in either summer or winter jobs; shorter winter opportunities may also arise.

For more detailed information about the requirements of the role and the selection process, please see the application kit below.

Employment conditions

Salary and allowances

The annual base salary (while in Australia) is $70,869 per annum ($2,717 per fortnight before tax).

Additional allowances totalling $58,026 per annum are payable while working in Antarctica.

Superannuation

A generous employer superannuation contribution of up to 15.4% will be paid in addition to salary and allowances.

Recreation leave

You will accrue recreation leave at the equivalent of 20 days per annum pro rata. Please note that recreation leave is not available in Antarctica, but will be paid out on return to Australia.

Contact

To discuss your application, please ring 1800 030 755 for general information or contact the Supply Management Group Manager (Bridget Payne) on (03) 6232 3395 for position specific matters.

Application kit

The following documents contain important information you need to know about employment and related issues – please read them carefully.

Please note that if you do not demonstrate that you meet the required skills, knowledge and attributes for the role your application will not be considered further.

This position is not currently open for recruitment. If you would like to be notified when applications open please register your details.