Number of jobs available: 3
Region: London, South East, South West
City/Town: Blandford Forum, Bodmin, Bridgwater, Exeter, West Malling
Building/Site: Sir John Moore House, Manley House, Orchard House, Rivers House Blandford, Rivers House Bridgwater
Grade: Staff Grade 5
Post Type: Permanent
Working Pattern: Full Time, Part Time, Part Time/Job Share, Part Time Term Time, Compressed Hours
Role Type: Environment & Sustainability, Governance, Operational Delivery, Risk Management
Salary Minimum: £36,389
We are the Environment Agency. We work with government, local councils, businesses, and communities to make our environment cleaner, safer, and healthier for people and wildlife. We tackle the effects and causes of climate change, perhaps the most serious long-term threat to the environment that we face.
This is an exciting new opportunity to support and manage various aspects of beaver reintroductions, particularly maximising benefits and minimising risks that beavers bring to our landscapes. We are looking for someone with a proactive and positive approach, along with a desire to work collaboratively.
As Area Beaver Specialist you will:
You will be part of our passionate, dedicated, and enthusiastic Fisheries, Biodiversity and Geomorphology Teams. 1 post is in Kent and South London, 1 is in Wessex, and 1 is in Devon and Cornwall.
A major focus of the teams is to input into Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management capital schemes, maintenance of assets, water company environmental programmes, and partnership working to deliver priority habitat creation, river restoration projects and planning advice.
You will need:
You may also have some of the following: knowledge and awareness or beaver ecology and management, experience of working across functions, membership of a relevant professional organisation.
Contact and additional information
The roles will be based in Kent and South London, Wessex or Devon and Cornwall and interviews will be held in early September.
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Closing Date: 14/08/2022, 23:55 hours
For further details please contact:
For Wessex - Stella Huntington on 02030 259401 or by email on email@example.com
For Devon and Cornwall – Marie Barron on 07917791990or by email on firstname.lastname@example.org
We are fully committed to having an inclusive workforce to reflect the communities we serve. We welcome flexible working patterns for all our vacancies, including job share, so please include clearly any information regarding your preferred working arrangements on your application.
Closing Date: 14/08/2022 Location: Blandford Forum, Bodmin, Bridgwater, Exeter, West Malling