Technical Assistant – Wollongong.

Biosis is a business which strives to influence better client decisions about ecology, heritage, GIS and environmental approvals.

We provide ethical, independent advice and services to achieve balanced outcomes for our clients.

We care about our staff and support their professional autonomy and development.

We employ highly experienced multi-disciplinary teams of aquatic ecologists, archaeologists, botanists, zoologists, environmental planners and GIS analysts across our offices in Albury, Ballarat, Melbourne, Newcastle, Sydney, Wangaratta, Western Sydney and Wollongong.

About the role

We have an excellent opportunity for an organised, people person who is looking for a job which really makes a difference to our business.

Our Technical Assistants are super organised individuals who provide support to our consulting and field work teams as well as providing admin support to the wider organisation.

One day you might be packing field equipment for an overnight bat survey and another you might be booking accommodation and flights, or doing data base searches, so you will need to be flexible and a self-starter to really flourish in this role.

You will be part of a very supportive and established team who are highly valued across the organisation.

It’s a varied and interesting role and a full position description is available here which you should read before making your application.

We strongly encourage you to have a look around our website to learn more about the role and the types of work we do.

To succeed in this role, you will need to demonstrate your strengths against the selection criteria below.

Why choose Biosis?

We pride ourselves on having a supportive and progressive workplace culture in all our teams.

It’s an exciting time to become a Biosian, with some great projects in the works, new staff initiatives in house and an ever growing support team for our consultants.⁠

⁠The benefits you’ll enjoy working with us are:⁠

  • Extensive Learning & Development Program⁠
  • Flexible working options⁠
  • Anniversary Awards Scheme⁠
  • Health & Wellbeing Program⁠
  • Study assistance to pursue higher qualifications
  • Active recognition and acknowledgment of exceptional work through employee spot rewards
  • Internal job opportunities throughout NSW and Victoria
    … and much more!⁠


Selection criteria

To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and cover letter which demonstrate these required skills and attributes:

  • 1-2 years in an operational support role would be highly valued
  • Demonstrable experience working as part of a wider support team
  • A high level of competency with MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and/or packages.
  • Australian citizenship/residency, or a valid work permit.


We may conduct interviews prior to the deadline, so please submit your applications as soon as possible.

For more information, contact Mitchelle Lebani on 03 8686 4863.  Forward applications to

Applications will close at 5 pm on Monday 15th August 2022.

Biosis encourages people from all backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.