Fixed and indefinite employment

At times, the Institute seeks exceptional staff to join our research, operational and corporate teams. When available, positions are advertised here. We welcome applications from candidates across the globe interested in supporting our marine research efforts.

Our current opportunities are:

Research Fellow - AIMS - Closing February 23

The Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, headquartered at James Cook University, and the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) are global leaders in coral reef research and have common interests in research that promotes the future sustainability of coral reefs. As part of this collaboration, we are seeking to fill one joint postdoctoral position working with leading researchers at both the ARC Centre and AIMS.

PN573 Program Leader North West Australia

This is a senior leadership role with a key objective to develop and enhance a research portfolio for North Western Australia which combines innovative, high-quality research with the needs of key stakeholders, including industry and government.

PN567 - Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor - Closing 30 January 2015

The Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor will provide HSE advice and leadership in a scientific research environment including controlled experimental facilities, speciality laboratories, fieldwork (marine and land-based) remote area work, office-based work, construction, maintenance and engineering.

Submitting your application

Electronic applications may be received up to midnight on the specified closing date.

Applications can be submitted via:


Attention Recruitment Administrator

Townsville Mailing Centre
Townsville Qld 4810

For further enquiries, please contact our Recruitment team via:

Phone: +61 (07) 4753 4260


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