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May 2021
Project and policy Officer's roles can be dynamic and diverse. Requiring a varied outlook on work types and roles. This makes coming to work very interesting and I wouldn't change it even though it poses challenges at times.
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Bachelor of Environmental Science
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Less than a year
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Biosecurity
The good things
A very varied workplace where daily tasks may change depending on what the team needs. Creating an exciting and interesting area to work.
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Also related to the varied work. Can sometimes feel like own work can not progress as being pulled into other areas.
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Jun 2021
Research scientist is a job for those passionate about science!
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Doctor of Philosophy
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10+ years
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Medium (20-199 employees)
Specialisation
Diagnostics
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If your passionate about science and problem solving being a research scientist is for you.
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You will need to think on your feet and be ready to adapt to changes everyday.
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