Water Team Field Officer

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Devizes, , GB

Reports to:     Water Team Manager

Salary:             £19,000 per annum

Based:             Wiltshire Wildlife Trust HQ, Devizes

Hours:             Full time          37.5 hours/week – 12 month contract

The Water Team is recruiting for a full-time Field Officer for 12 months to support the Water Team Manager and Project Officers to prepare for and deliver a programme of river and wetland restoration projects and community engagement projects.

The successful candidate will be willing to put boots on and get their hands dirty, working outside in a range of weather conditions. They will be a confident communicator, able to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders (i.e. angling and farming communities or Natural England and the Environment Agency) in a professional and personable manner. The role requires competent IT and writing skills as there will be opportunity to gain experience within the office and with the project management side of the role, including preparing budgets, design drawings, permit applications and health and safety paperwork.

Read the full job description here

Download the application form here

Closing Date:                          9.00am Monday 16th March 2020

(Successful candidates will be notified by Wednesday 18th March 2020.  If you have not heard from us by 5pm on this date then unfortunately you will have been unsuccessful. It is Trust policy not to provide feedback at this stage).

Interview Date:          Monday 23rd March 2020

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Samantha Stork at [email protected]

(Please note we are only able to accept applications via our application form).





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