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Vacancy: Principal Scientist – Post Entry Quarantine

Principal Scientist - Post Entry Quarantine

We have a vacancy for a highly talented and experienced Principal Scientist, passionate about plant PEQ, to support the PEQ team and team manager. In this role you will also work closely with the other teams in Assurance, Biosafety & Containment; Bacteriology & Botany; Diagnostic Readiness & Innovation; Entomology; Mycology & Nematology; and Virology & Phytoplasmology.

The role is based at Plant Health and Environment Laboratory | Auckland Landcare Research.

To view the position description and/or apply for the role (sending a cover letter and current curriculum vitae), please click “APPLY NOW”  in the link below to be directed to our website.

https://careers.mpi.govt.nz/jobs/MPI22-1645053

For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be sent through our online careers' portal. If suitable candidates are not available for the permanent opportunity this is also open to qualified scientists interested in a secondment, or similar arrangement, for a period of at least two years.

For further technical information about the position including remuneration, contact Sathish Puthigae at Sathish.Puthigae@mpi.govt.nz. Applications for this role will not be accepted after 14 August 2022.