Station Supply Officer
The Australian Antarctic Division is now accepting applications for job opportunities supporting the 2018–19 Australian Antarctic Program.
Applications will close at 5.00 pm AEDT on 24 January 2018 (Hobart time). Please note some positions are not open for the current recruitment round.
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.
Salary and allowances
The annual base salary (while in Australia) is $72,287 per annum ($2,771 per fortnight before tax).
Additional allowances totalling $59,186 per annum are payable while working in Antarctica.
A generous employer superannuation contribution of up to 15.4% will be paid in addition to salary and allowances.
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.
To discuss your application, please ring 1800 030 755 for general information or contact the Supply Management Group Manager on (03) 6232 3395 for position specific matters.
To be eligible for consideration you must be either an Australian citizen, a New Zealand citizen, or a resident of Australia with a valid visa granting appropriate work rights in Australia.
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.