Job available – Manager of Shark Response Unit – Dept Fisheries WA.

Position number: 23309
Work type: Permanent – Full Time
Location: Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia.
Closing date: 2017-01-31 12:00pm AWST

The Department of Fisheries manages Western Australia’s fish, marine and the freshwater fisheries and the habitats on which they depend. We aspire to be recognised and respected by the WA community for our leadership in fisheries and aquatic resource management. The Department’s purpose is to deliver sustainable management and development of the State’s fisheries and aquatic resources by being responsive, resilient and results-focused.

There is currently one (1) Level 7 Manager Shark Response Unit position available for filling on a permanent full-time basis.

Position Profile:

Are you looking for an interesting, challenging and rewarding role in a progressive and encouraging workplace?

The role of the Manager Shark Response Unit includes; coordinating the Department of Fisheries planning and response to shark sightings and incidents, managing and coordinating the Department’s Shark Response Unit, leading the development of policies and strategies and representing the Department at key functions. The Manager will also work with other agencies to improve warning notifications, systems and responses and be responsible for engaging with the community, media and external stakeholders in relation to recommendations on specific shark hazard mitigation programs.

The Fremantle Fisheries branch is located near the iconic Fremantle Port 19km South West of Perth. Just a stone throw from the café strip and main CBD area you will never be in a hurry to head home after work, as some of Western Australia’s finest restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs are in close proximity and not to mention the famous Fremantle Markets. With excellent public transport facilities you can safely travel home on either the train or bus.

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Yours sincerely,

Dr Richmond Loh DipProjMgt, BSc, BVMS, MPhil (Pathology), MANZCVS (Aquatics & Pathobiology), CertAqV, CMAVA, NATA Signatory.
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