Science & Technology careers

Leading employers

  • ANSTO
  • Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
  • Australian Academy of Science
  • CSIRO
  • CSL Limited
  • The Australian Research Council (ARC)
  • The Cancer Council
  • The National Health and Medical Council

Professional associations and industry bodies

Skills and personality

  • Ability to learn and comprehend large amounts of information and adapt quickly to developments in the field
  • Excellent research skills and ability to apply results of research and experiments to a particular field
  • High attention to detail including accuracy and precision of work
  • Highly analytical to evaluate current methods and technology and implement improvements
  • Investigative abilities and curiosity to test ideas and hypotheses
  • Knowledge and proficiency in experimentation methods and procedures
  • Specialised knowledge in Science & Technology
  • Strong communication skills working with clients and employers to understand objectives
  • Strong critical thinking skills and innovation, testing and developing new ideas and concepts for processes
  • Strong problem solving skills to test and modify labs and experiments based on results