Advert ID: 20006490
Ecological Consultant (Botanist)
Practical Ecology Pty Ltd
Practical Ecology Pty Ltd has been in operation since 1993 and is one of Victoria’s leading ecological consultancies. We have a team of experienced consultants that focus on ecology and bushfire risk management, and undertake a diverse range of projects for private and public landowners/managers across Victoria.
Our ecological consulting services focus on undertaking flora and fauna surveys, within a view to determining legislative implications associated with likely impacts and/or the provision land management advice to retain and protect the values present at a given site. We also provide a skilled team of bushland restoration practitioners that undertake weed control, planned burning, revegetation and general vegetation management.
We are currently seeking an Ecological Consultant to join our consulting team.
As part of this role, you will undertake ecological surveys with a particular focus on vegetation/flora, and complete associated reporting. You will also provide ecological advice to clients and prepare quotes/tenders.
With demonstrated experience, preferably in an ecological consulting environment, you will have knowledge and skills to assist with and manage a diversity of ecological consulting projects.
The following Selection Criteria apply to this position:
What we offer:
You will be supported by our Managing Director, Consulting Co-ordinator, other consultants, technical assistants and administrative staff including our Admin Manager.
Working as part of our ecological consulting team, you will be provided with a flexible work environment that an emphasis on work-life balance, professional development opportunities and the scope to work on a range of diverse and interesting projects. While our primary work location is our office in Preston, site visits mostly occur on the fringes of metropolitan Melbourne, but also throughout regional Victoria. Some site visits may require multiple days away.
Remuneration is to be negotiated dependent upon experience, knowledge and skills.