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Applicant Details

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Employment Details

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Are you currently employed in the Australian Public Service?

Have you received a redundancy benefit from an APS Agency in the last 12 months?

As a current or former APS employee, have you been found to have breached the APS Code of Conduct in the last five years?

Citizenship & Work Rights Status

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Education Details

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Have you completed the course or are you still studying?

Equity and Diversity Details

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Please note answering our diversity questions is optional. The responses are used for statistical purposes, unless your response indicates we need to adjust our selection process to ensure you are assessed on an equitable basis. The Bureau of Meteorology supports workplace diversity and aims to provide an environment that values differences and is free from discrimination and harassment.


Do you identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander?

Are you from a non English speaking background?

The Bureau of Meteorology is committed to supporting the employment and career development of people with disability. RecruitAbility applies to this vacancy. Under RecruitAbility you will be invited to participate in further assessment activity for the vacancy if you choose to apply under RecruitAbility; declare you have a disability; and meet the minimum requirements for the position.

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Do you require any special assistance to participate in a selection interview?

Resume Upload

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Please upload your Resume and any supporting documentation at this step. If you accidently upload the wrong document, you will have the opportunity to fix this as you preview your application prior to submitting it.

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Selection Criteria

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Applications can be lodged on the Bureau's eRecruit system.

Your application will consist of resume, contact details for two referees and a ‘800-word pitch’ that considers:
• position overview
• job responsibilities
• selection criteria

Referee Details

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Please provide contact details for two professional referees. Where possible, referees should be a current or past supervisor, who has worked with you within the last 2 years.

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Advertising Details

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How did you find out about this vacancy?

Police Check

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Do you consent to undergo a National Police Reference Check?

Merit list Sharing

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I give permission to share any information regarding the Order of Merit outcome of any recruitment process with other Government Departments as outlined on the APSC * Mandatory


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I declare the application information I have entered is true and correct.

I understand and agree that a false statement may disqualify me from employment and may lead to disciplinary action if I am a current Bureau employee.

As part of the selection process I accept that the Bureau of Meteorology reserves the right to obtain information from any relevant past or present employers about my suitability for employment. I give permission for my nominated referees to be contacted (a member of the Bureau of Meteorology will contact you prior if requested).

If my application is successful I give consent to the Bureau of Meteorology to conduct any pre-employment checks required.

By selecting Yes you are "agreeing to the above"