Information Technology Officer

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Overview of the role

As an Information Technology Officer you will provide ICT support services on station. You may on occasion be required to carry out, or assist with, the installation of ICT infrastructure and assist the Station Communications Technical Officer with networking infrastructure etc.

Information Technology Officer may be offered as a summer or winter job; 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 Simon Evans on (03) 6232 3258 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.