This small agency located in Woden focuses on protecting the health and safety of people and the environment, by identifying risks posed by advancing gene technology.
This organisation is known for onboard candidates without APS experience, giving them that first experience of Federal Government. Many contractors will go on to secure longer term contracts or permanent positions within areas of the Department of Health or the TGA.
This is an opportunity to work in small high performing team that has a current focus on the COVID-19 vaccine as well as other essential work. Naturally, this work will impact the lives of all Australians, being a once in a lifetime project of work.
As pat of this role you will conduct risk assessments on the applications of vaccines. These assessments can be up to 50 pages, so a high degree of technical writing and research analysis is essential. In addition, you will:
Previous APS experience is not essential for this role. However, you will need a minimum of a BSc or similar Bachelor’s degree in molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, toxicology, immunology, microbiology, virology or pathology.
A postgraduate degree and/or extensive research experience and/or experience in risk assessment is highly desirable.
Successful candidates will also have:
No security clearance is required for these positions.
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.
Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Andy on 02 6108 4878 quoting ref no. 12486.