Ecologist, Greener Greenways – Edinburgh
£25,649 – £29,143 per annum
(dependent on relevant skills and experience)
37.5 hours per week – 3 year contract
Based in Edinburgh (Ref: SUS826)
We are seeking the expertise of an experienced Ecologist to advise and develop the successful delivery of Greener Greenways – a volunteer based project for nature conservation on the National Cycle Network – and to give advice on all ecological aspects of our work in Scotland.
Ideally with a post graduate qualification in Ecology and a member of a relevant professional body, you will have experience of ecology of rural green spaces and have demonstrable skills in habitat management, field surveying, mitigation and report writing. You will be experienced in project management, have experience of overseeing the work of volunteers and be skilled at developing effective working relationships. You will also be well organised, have excellent communication and presentation skills and be IT literate. You will also be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.
To apply please download and complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form. Alternatively, email firstname.lastname@example.org or ring our recruitment line on 0117 915 0325. Please quote reference number. Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is Tuesday 26 March 2013.