Advert ID: 20001137
Mid to Senior (or Team Leader) Ecologist / Botanist
Sydney or Newcastle, NSW
Are you sick of conducting mundane impact assessments or monitoring for the sake of monitoring with little scientific inference? If so, come and join our large team of ten passionate ecologists who take objective approaches based on Before After Control Impact (BACI) designed research and monitoring which couples with the latest in technologies (e.g. LiDAR, Near Infrared & RGB flights).
We produce quantifiable outcomes using Soil Adjusted Normalised Difference Vegetation Index (SANDVI) and habitat models.
RPS is looking to appoint a Senior Ecologist or Botanist to their team on a permanent basis.
With the role based in Sydney or Newcastle we are seeking an energetic team member with experience working across NSW in varying landscapes.
You will be tasked with project delivery to a budget and timeframe as well as all relevant local, state, and federal legislative requirements. The role includes building and maintaining client relationships and will be involved in hands on flora and fauna related targeted threatened species surveys, plant and plant community type identification, impact assessments, and research and monitoring programs primarily in the land development, infrastructure and mining sectors.
You will hit the ground running with an established workload and existing client base, that will enable you to:
RPS defines, designs and manages Australia and Asia Pacific region’s most successful infrastructure, development and resources projects.
We are leaders, advocates, facilitators and advisors. We are leading minds, solving complexity.
RPS will provide you with a generous remuneration + career development opportunities + paid parental leave + active life allowance and more.
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