Aerodrome Camp Support Officer
Annual base salary(while in Australia)
$60,074 pa ($2,303 per fortnight before tax)
In addition whilst working in Antarctica allowances of $54,460 pa are payable.
As an Aerodrome Camp Support Officer (ACSO) you will be responsible for cooking and catering, food and kitchen/ablution hygiene and for maintaining accurate records of all foodstuffs and consumables and stock control, and for assisting with the re-ordering of foodstuffs and consumables for Wilkins Aerodrome camp in conjunction with both Casey Chefs and Kingston based Chef's advisor.
The typical employment period for Aerodrome Camp Support Officer is 8 months. During this period you will be required to undertake training in Hobart for up to 8 weeks before departure and remain in Hobart for a debrief of up to 5 days immediately following return from Antarctica.
Recreation Leave - You will accrue recreation leave at the equivalent of 20 days for each full year worked. Please note that recreation leave is not available in Antarctica.
Superannuation - A generous employer superannuation contribution of up to 15.4% will be paid in addition to salary and allowances.
You should read the ACSO Job Description, General Information and Personal Qualities details which are available from the links on the right hand side of this page as it contains important information you need to know about employment and related issues.
If you would like to talk to someone about applying, for technical matters please contact Aaron Read (03) 6232 3141, or for general information 1800 030 755.
To apply complete an online Application Form.