Existing application login

Jobs at La Trobe

Details - Casual Technical Support Officer

Casual Technical Support Officer

Apply now Job no: 553022
Work type: Casual
Location: Mildura
Categories: Administration

  • Provide field and laboratory technical support to the Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre
  • Assist with ecological surveys of floodplain, river and wetland environments  
  • Casual position, based at the Mildura campus
  • $30.80 per hour plus 9.5% superannuation

About the role

The Murray–Darling Freshwater Research Centre, School of Life Sciences, La Trobe University is currently seeking expressions of interest in a casual technical support role.  In this role you will provide general technical services to support the operations of the Centre. This position will provide technical assistance to projects investigating the role of flows in the ecology of the rivers of the Murray-Darling River system.  You will work as part of a team to assist in ensuring that Centre objectives are met, and that  University policies and procedures are followed.

Skills & Experience

To be successful you will possess strong organisational, communication, and interpersonal skills, and a demonstrated ability to follow instructions and procedures.  You will have practical aptitude for field-based physical work around rivers, wetlands and floodplains and a demonstrated ability to work to given deadlines and set standards in the day to day performance of the functions of the position.          

How to Apply

Closing date:  Friday, 3rd November 2017 AEDST.

Position Enquiries:  Paul Brown , TEL: 03 5051 4052 .  Email: Paul.Brown@latrobe.edu.au

Position Description below:

Download File PD - Technical Support Officer.DOCX 

This position is open to people with a valid working visa.

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date resume and covering letter.


La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Deborah Dare, Recruitment Consultant on (03) 9479 1241.


All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005.  If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

Advertised: AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Back to search results Apply now

Share this: | More

To perform a job search, select your preferred job criteria below.

Work Type




Want to know more?

Recruitment contacts

  • T: +61 (0)3 9479 1234
  • F: +61 (0)3 9471 0369

Jobs for students
Jobs for staff [Restricted]