We are looking for people with the right qualifications and experience to support the regulation of agricultural and veterinary chemicals in Australia and to help protect our people and the environment, facilitate trade and contribute to Australia’s agricultural productivity.

If this sounds like you, the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has many opportunities to support, grow and develop your career.

Current vacancies

To have a confidential discussion about these roles, please contact Helen:

Phone: +61 3 9516 0100, Monday to Friday from 9 am–5.30 pm AEDT

SMS: +61 438 620 434, to organise a suitable time to talk during or outside office hours, including Saturdays and Sundays

Email: Alternatively, if you would like to enquire electronically, please email

To view other current vacancies with the APVMA visit our eRecruitment Portal.

Temporary employment register

We are seeking applications from people who are interested in short-term/temporary opportunities that may arise across the Agency in areas such as Risk Assessment Capability, Office of the Chief Regulatory Scientist, Governance, Corporate Services and Legal. Roles vary across classification levels from APS3 to higher level specialised/technical positions and may be available on a full-time, part-time or casual basis.

Please send your resume along with a covering letter of no more than 500 words outlining the work area that interests you and why you would like to work with the APVMA. Please send your resume and covering letter to

Graduate Development Program 2020

Applications for our 2020 Graduate Development Program are now closed.

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