Current Vacancies

IT and Database Development Officer (REF : 2005)

Part Time

Level 3 ($64,148 – $75,401, exclusive of superannuation)

Located in East Perth, Central Desert Native Title Services (Central Desert) is a recognised Native Title Service Provider for the Central Desert region in Western Australia, covering approximately 830,935km2, nearly one third of Western Australia. We are committed to enabling the people of the Central Desert to use their traditional lands to fulfil their highest social, cultural and economic aspirations. This role is an exciting opportunity to maintain the security and integrity of the Central Desert IT network and play a pivotal role in streamlining processes and work flow through our in-house database. The successful person will:
  • be the go-to person for IT enquiries and assist with day-to-day troubleshooting;
  • ensure the security of the IT networks;
  • plan, design and implement changes to the in-house databases in consultation with team members;
  • have initiative to work with limited supervision to meet deadlines, while contributing to the success of the team; and
  • have strong communication skills and an ability to provide high-level solution focussed outcomes.
You will preferably have a post-qualification or be working toward a qualification in computer science or software engineering, and have experience in macOS Operating Systems and File Maker Pro software. We can offer you:
  • salary packaging - can add an addition 5 – 10% onto your salary;
  • free onsite parking;
  • workplace flexibility;
  • great team environment with role variety; and
  • paid shutdown period between Christmas and New Years (in addition to your leave entitlements).
    The successful applicant will be based in our East Perth office and must be able to provide a police clearance less than 6 months old before an offer of employment is made. Interested?
  1. Download the Duty Statement;
  2. Submit your Resume and responses to the selection criteria in PDF format below; and
  3. Follow the prompts as directed below #REF 2005.

Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Applications close  Tuesday 27 October 2020, 9.00am (WST)

 Please note: You are advised to submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found. Only suitable candidates will be considered and contacted.





Anthropologists wishing to express their interest in being placed on our Consultants Register, should complete read and complete the following forms: Consultant Information Sheet and  Consultant EoI Form  and attach this form to the ‘Application Form’ template below.

Applications for the Consultant Register from Anthropologists are presented to the Senior Anthropologist for their consideration.

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Applications from lawyers are passed on to our senior legal staff for their consideration.


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