hydrologist - ecohydrologist - ecologist - ecology in sydney cbd

job type
AU$ 58 per hour
apply now

job details

sydney cbd, new south wales
job category
science & technology
job type
working hours
AU$ 58 per hour
reference number
00 00
apply now

job description

About the role:

As part of various collaborate government teams, to plan and undertake analysis of riparian plant ecology including survey design, analysis and reporting for the purpose of informing water management policy and planning in NSW.

  • Conducting field surveys to collect information about the numbers and distribution of organisms; specifically floodplain and riparian plants.
  • Taxonomy - classifying organisms and applying sampling strategies and employing a range of habitat survey techniques, records and reports specific to floodplain and riparian plants in NSW.
  • Understanding and communicating the needs of government water management decision makers, within short term operational and longer term policy and planning settings.
  • Ability to analyse and report on complex biological data for water management purposes.
  • Ability to work within a team with a dynamic group and multidisciplinary environment, including within government and with research scientists.

Essential requirements:

  • Appropriate degree level qualifications in ecology, environmental science or a related discipline.
  • Detailed working knowledge of Government’s water management policies.
  • Detailed understanding of the relationships between river hydrology and the relationship to vegetation ecology
  • Detailed understanding of vegetation ecology and vegetation condition assessment methods
  • Detailed understanding of the use of hydrology or other relevant models to assess changes to riparian plant ecology as a result of changes to water management practices.
  • 10 years or more experience in working in collaborative government-based scientific teams

If you are interest in this position and you feel like your skills and experience match the role, please apply within, alternatively please contact either demi.mcallan@randstad.com.au on 02 8215 1063 or lara.drinnan@randstad.com.au on 028215 1060

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


hydrologist, hyrdrology, ecology, ecohydrology, ecologist, ecohydrologist, government, SK939644A


Appropriate degree level qualifications in ecology, environmental science or a related discipline

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree