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Position at CSIRO 

The Senior Projects Officer assists CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science (CASS) to coordinate with the Square Kilometre Array Observatory (SKAO) and the Australian Government in the preparation of requirements for various associated office and accommodation facilities for the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) to operate in Australia.  The position works in close association with CASS management, CSIRO Business and Infrastructure Services (CBIS) and key stakeholders, to ensure the operational accommodation requirements of CSIRO, the Australian Government and the SKAO are met, and the relevant groups are supported and engaged throughout the project lifecycle.

Applications close: Sunday 23 May, 2021 (11pm AEST)

Location: Perth, Western Australia

Residency requirements: Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents, New Zealand Citizens who usually reside in Australia, Australian temporary residents who are currently residing in Australia and have existing work rights covering the period of the expected term (at least to end of July 2026)

Tenure: 5 year term, full-time, part-time (minimum 30 hrs/wk) or job-share (if circumstances permit)

Salary range: AU$113k - AU$132k per annum (pro-rata for part-time), plus up to 15.4% superannuation (update: due to CSIRO salary increase later in May, the range will be AU$115k - AU$135k per annum)

Reference Number: 73281

APPLY HERE:  Senior Projects Officer - Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory (MRO) ( (or go to and search using the reference number above)