The Western Australian Government is committed to ensuring diversity on Government boards and committees, and in particular, increasing the representation of women to 50 per cent by 2019. Applications are therefore encouraged from women, as well as people from culturally diverse backgrounds, such as Aboriginal people and the Vietnamese community, and young professionals and farmers.
The IFS management committees oversee the IFSs. The schemes use authorised funding arrangements for producers to raise funds to address priority pest and diseases at a whole-of-industry level.
From 1 July 2019, there will be the following vacancies to fill:
- Cattle IFS – 6 vacancies
- Grains, Seeds and Hay IFS – 5 vacancies
- Sheep and Goat IFS – 4 vacancies
Expressions of interest can be made online at:
Alternatively, expressions of interest can be submitted by email or post to Rebecca Heath. Hard copy applications should be sent to:
Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development
PO Box 483 Northam
Applications submitted via email or post should include a two-page letter addressing the selection criteria plus a two-page resume.
All expressions of interest must be received by 9.00am Thursday 21 March 2019.