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Join us at the Australian Museum and help us achieve our Mission to ignite wonder, inspire debate and drive change

About the Role

The EMu Data Cleansing Officer is a crucial role that sits within the ICT Collection Systems team. This role is offered on a full-time ongoing basis. The Collections Systems Team manages EMu to provide effective management and access to the Australian Museum’s diverse collection of over 22 million biological, geological and cultural objects.

You will be required to use your prior experience applying metadata schemas and cleansing large datasets in line with agreed standards to contribute to the day-to-day operation of the digital collection management system at the Australian Museum (AM).

About You

We are seeking a unique professional with great attention to detail, a passion for data and a growth mindset to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

Your Knowledge & Experience

About The Australian Museum      

The Australian Museum is truly a great place to work. We aim to be a leading voice for the richness of life, the Earth and culture in Australia and the Pacific. We commit to transform the conversation around climate change, the environment and wildlife conservation; be a strong advocate for First Nations’ culture; and continue to develop world-leading science, collections, exhibitions and education programs. The AM holds more than 22 million objects of biological, geological and cultural collections and develops programs, exhibitions and school and community education initiatives onsite, online and offsite.

Recent staff survey results confirm that our staff feel valued, accepted and supported and that they believe the AM is an inclusive workplace. AM staff also report a high level of job satisfaction

The AM is located on the homelands of the Gadigal people and acknowledges and pays respect to the Gadigal people as the custodians of the land, sky and waterways, paying respect to Elders past and present.

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Besides working together with other like-minded people passionate about the Earth and all its wonders, you will have access to:

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