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Angus Burnett
11-18-1999, 11:38 AM
Dear All,

Please find below an advertisement for a Sports Biomechanist at the
Western Australian Institute of Sport. Please reply to address listed


Angus Burnett


The Western Australian Institute of Sport is seeking the services of a
biomechanist within the Institute's Sport Science Department. WAIS is
based in Perth Western Australia within a purpose built facility at the
State Sports Center. The institute currently employs 50 fulltime staff
in the areas of coaching, science, technology and administration with
the specific focus of maximising the performance potential of Western
Australian elite and potentially elite athletes. The successful
applicant will work within a team of scientists and other support staff
to provide qualititative and quantitative biomechanical services to the
institutes athletes and coaches

To provide high quality specialist services to the coaches and athletes
of the Western Australian Institute of Sport. Biomechanical services to
the sports of Athletics, Canoeing and Rowing are currently a priority
for the Institute.

Qualifications & Experience:
An appropriate post graduate qualification and proven practical
experience working with elite coaches and athletes is essential.

Other Considerations:
Employment conditions will be as per the WAIS Workplace Agreement.
Frequent out of hours work and travel may be necessary and a current
drivers licence is essential. The successful applicant must be
available to commence duties early in the New Year.

For further information please contact the Sport Science Manager, Mr
Steven Lawrence.

The full duty statement and position descriptions can be obtained by
telephoning Sarah Dann on (08) 9387 8166 or by email to

A salary will be negotiated within the range of $38,660 - $50,893 (plus
superannuation), depending on qualifications and experience.

One original and two copies of applications should be forwarded to:

Mr Steven Lawrence
Sport Science Manager
WA Institute of Sport
PO Box 139, Claremont WA 6010

Email: slawrence@wais.org.au

Applications close on Friday, 3 December, 1999

Steven Lawrence
Sport Science Manager
Western Australian Institute of Sport

PO box 139
Claremont Western Australia

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