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Senior Ecologist – Field Work Focus


Brisbane, QLD

120 — 160

  • Pay is $110,000 – $140,000 + Super
  • Field bonus is 2 hrs extra pay per day out in the field – very lucrative $105 – $135 extra per day.

If you’re a Senior Ecologist who jams on fieldwork then this is your new position! With 2x weeks at a time in the field just outside of Brisbane (+ $105 – $135 extra per day in Field Bonuses), you’ll manage a diverse array of field based projects.

Project Examples: 

  • 5 yr implementation program to establish and carry out research for a locally endangered bird. Long term monitoring program. Managing offset site, management and rehab sites.
  • Loads of Offsets, Impact assessments through to rehab and mitigation stage – including long term monitoring
  • Wind Farming – offsets and mgmt. plans – bird and bat utilisation surveys.
  • Transport and main roads projects – upgrade, more local work.
  • Rehab program compliance monitoring (this particular one has complicated logistics & safety requirements ecologists are not normally exposed to).

Lifestyle / Balance:

This consultancy offers a good WFH balance for it’s senior staff with 2 days/wk WFH. Grads are full time in the office to maximise development. Flexibility increases the more senior you become.

Plenty of staff work from the office more regularly as they enjoy the people they work with & social aspect. They support WFH, integrated phones, teams, surface pro’s to link all together.

Socially you can expect events like gold, Christmas parties, afterwork drinks & more.


If you’re interested in learning more about the above role, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Your approach will be held in confidence.

Brett Clemenson | Founder & CEO

0447 946 446 |

Brett Clemenson

ALRA CEO & Environmental Consulting Recruitment Partner