Careers at NOPTA

Ongoing employment opportunities

All ongoing employment opportunities with the department are advertised on the department's website and the APS Jobs Gazette website.

Non-ongoing employment

From time to time NOPTA may have a requirement for short-term employment or consultancy arrangements. These roles are generally specialised in nature from a technical perspective. These types of positions may include, but are not limited to:

  • Geotechnical
  • Petroleum/Geology Economics
  • Petroleum Reservoir Engineering
  • Petroleum Pipeline Engineering.

If you would like to submit your resume for consideration, please send a copy to or contact Caroline Albany, our HR Leader on 08 6424 5366 for more information.


All applicants must be Australian citizens. The successful applicants will be required to hold an Australian Government Security Clearance at the 'Baseline' status.


The successful applicants will be offered an attractive remuneration package, including salary, superannuation benefits and flexible working conditions appropriate to the level of the position.

More information

Find out more about current vacancies with NOPTA on the department's website.