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radsto57
05-30-2006, 03:55 PM
Please find below details of a new position available at the Defence
Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) of Australia.
Applicants must be Australian citizens or eligible and willing to apply
for citizenship. (Further information is available from the Australian
Department of Immigration ). All enquiries
should be directed to Dr Mark Patterson as detailed below.

> The Human Protection and Performance Division (HPPD) of DSTO is
> looking to recruit a new permanent staff member at S&T 3 level (APS
> 4-5, $47,366 - $56,588) to support the implementation of the Physical
> employment Standard (PES) project. HPPD is located in Melbourne and
> supports the Australian Defence Force (ADF) in the areas of
> physiology, biomechanics, ergonomics and heat stress management.
> Please see below details of the new position. These details are
> specific to the position at hand, however, due to the fact that
> employment is taking place through the 'Graduate Recruitment Program'
> a generic application is required as detailed in the below
> instructions.
>
> Job Description:
> * Planning, preparation, implementation and reporting associated
> with all phases of the Physical Employment Standards (PES) project
>
> Duties Include:
> * Ability to work across multiple scientific domains (physiology,
> biomechanics, ergonomics etc.)
> * Ability to liase and interact effectively with the client and
> proven commitment and ability to conduct field trials
> * Ability to work independently and as part of the larger PES team
> * Good time management, project management and administrative
> skills
>
> Required Qualifications:
> * Honours/masters degree - proven human performance research
> orientation and interest
>
> Possible Desirable Areas of Expertise / Interest:
> * Risk assessment
> * Injury prevention and rehabilitation
> * Strength and conditioning
> * Functional anatomy
> * Ergonomics
>
> To apply for the position please follow the below instructions:
> 1. Open the following link:
> http://www.dsto.defence.gov.au/careers/page/341/ (please ignore
> important dates)
> 2. Follow the link 'Click here to Register and apply now' (under
> applications) and 'Start New Application'
> 3. Please ensure that you apply under the Area of Work titled
> 'Chemistry, Biology and Nutrition' under the 'Working at DSTO' section
> of the application
>
> For further information regarding the position and to ensure your
> application is tracked please contact Dr Mark Patterson on (+613) 9626
> 8472 / mark.patterson@dsto.defence.gov.au
>
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