Ecologist

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Ecologist

My job ensures the natural environment remains a priority on our project sites. I survey the native plants and animals when planning a new clean energy project. I monitor the environment during construction to ensure the natural ecosystem is protected.

Environment

Outdoor Project Sites Hazardous or risky equipment or conditions Physical exertion
Working with hands
Being creative
Leading and guiding
Solving problems
Working with people
Data and Details

Skills

  • Mathematics  
  • Engineering and Technology  
  • Chemistry  
  • Computers and Electronics  
  • Physics 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher qualification in relevant field (Biological Sciences, Forestry Studies, Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, Fisheries Studies, Environmental Studies, Other Engineering and Related Technologies) 

Benefits

  • Salary 32% higher than the average of all Australian occupations 
  • Stable future demand expected 
*Average of all Australian occupations

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Upper Primary

Grade 5 & 6

Students explore the basics of electricity. Students will learn how electrical energy can be transferred and transformed in electrical circuits.

Lower Secondary

Grade 7 & 8

Students explore how energy sources such as the sun and wind can be harnessed to produce electricity, and ways to store it.