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Snowdonia National Park Authority

Project Officer - LIFE Celtic Rainforest

National Park Office, Penrhyndeudraeth

About Us

Snowdonia National Park Authority protects the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of Snowdonia National Park.

The LIFE Celtic Rainforest project is a seven year, £7M LIFE funded programme. The aim is to restore and bring into favourable conservation status a significant amount of designated Western Atlantic Oak Woodland sites in Wales. The Celtic Rainforest Wales Project has received funding from the LIFE Programme of the European Union.

The Benefits

  • Salary of £27,741 - £31,346 per annum
  • Support an exciting project that aims to save Welsh native species and endangered habitats
  • Join a talented team who are passionate about protecting Welsh wildlife
  • Work from offices based in one of the UK’s most beautiful sites

The Role

As a Project Officer, you will:

  • Secure and manage statutory consent for project activities
  • Manage contractor workloads, timing and work zones
  • Assist with public engagement events
  • Manage part of the capital ground works budget
  • Write reports and collate data

About You

To join us as a Project Officer, you’ll need:

  • Project delivery experience
  • Experience with GIS and GPS equipment and mapping processes
  • Fluency in Welsh, in addition to English
  • An understanding of invasive species management in woodland environments
  • A degree level qualification
  • A full driving licence and access to your own vehicle

Other organisations may call this role Project Co-ordinator, Programme Officer, Project Delivery Officer, Programme Delivery Officer, Conservation Project Co-ordinator or Conservation Project Officer.

The closing date for applications 10.00am on Tuesday, 8th December 2020.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

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