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Logo: Snowdonia National Park AuthorityBiodiversity Officer (Fixed Term Contract)

National Park Office, Penrhyndeudraeth 


About Us 


Snowdonia National Park Authority protects the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of Snowdonia National Park. Covering 823 miles of diverse landscape, the Park is home to over 26,000 people, the highest mountain in England and Wales and the largest natural lake in Wales. 


We are now looking for a Biodiversity Officer to join us on a full time basis for a three year fixed term contract. 


The Benefits 


  • Salary of up to £26,999 per annum 
  • Make a real difference to Snowdonia’s biodiversity 
  • Work from incredible offices on the fringe of Snowdonia National Park 


Your Role 


As a Biodiversity Officer, you will play a key role in conservation efforts and enhancing the natural beauty of Snowdonia, its wildlife and cultural heritage. 


Working as part of a team, you will operate in partnership with other land management organisations and agencies and will likely be involved with several different small projects concurrently. 


About You 


To be considered as a Biodiversity Officer, you will need: 


  • The ability to communicate in Welsh and English 
  • A degree in a relevant scientific, biological or land management subject 
  • Knowledge of current and emerging legislation and policy in respect of ecological and biodiversity issues and knowledge of its application 
  • An awareness of National Park purposes 
  • Knowledge of the protected species licensing arrangements 
  • A valid driving licence 


Other organisations may call this role Biodiversity Projects Officer, Environment Officer, Environmental Projects Officer, Biodiversity Policy Officer, Conservation Officer, Project Officer, or Conservation Project Officer. 


The closing date for applications is 10am on the 17th October 2019. 


Please click here to apply. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 



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