The Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) is seeking to establish a pool of suitable applicants for occasional short term contract or casual opportunities available across a range of positions which need to be filled at short notice.
Depending on our business needs, we may need full time, part time or casual staff for periods up to twelve (12) months.
Positions may be available in a range of areas including Administration, Finance, Media, Communications, Project Management, Human Resources, Information Technology, Customer Service, Science, Conservation and Environmental Management. The register is actively monitored for various opportunities in these areas.
DBCA is committed to promoting biodiversity and conservation to enrich people’s lives, through sustainable management of Western Australia’s species, ecosystems, lands and the attractions in the department’s care.
We work to conserve WA’s biodiversity, cultural and natural values. We also provide world-recognised nature-based tourism and recreation experiences for the community. We:
- manage WA’s parks, forests and reserves to achieve wildlife conservation
- provide sustainable recreation and tourism opportunities
- protect communities and assets from bushfire
- work to grow visitor numbers at Rottnest Island by providing best-in-class tourism experiences
- enhance Rottnest’s unique heritage and environment
- inspire and act for wildlife conservation at Perth Zoo
- work with the community to conserve and showcase our biological diversity at Kings Park and Botanic Garden and Bold Park
- provide support to the Conservation and Parks Commission and Swan River Trust
Scientific excellence underpins all we do. This ensures we deliver effective conservation of the State’s biodiversity.
To learn more about the Department and what we have to offer, please visit our website here.
How to Apply
To express an interest for short term job opportunities, go to Temporary Employment Register.
After lodging your CV, you may be contacted to attend an interview if a suitable vacancy becomes available. Your CV will stay on our temporary register for three months, after which time, you will need to reapply.
Please note that if you are interested in permanent or long-term contract positions, you will need to apply separately for vacancies advertised on the WA Government Jobs website at https://search.jobs.wa.gov.au/.
If you have any questions about our Temporary Employment Register, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eligibility to Apply
To be eligible for appointment, it is essential to be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or to hold a visa that entitles you to live and work in Australia for the term of the contract.
Substantive Equality Statement
The Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Indigenous Australians, young people, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and women to apply for positions within our agency. People with disability will be provided with reasonable adjustments in our recruitment processes and in the workplace. The Department also promotes flexible working arrangements.