Advert ID: 20006578
Assistant Ecologist/Fauna Spotter Catcher
Vital Signs Environmental
Gold Coast (FIFO various Queensland locations)
Vital Signs Environmental (VS Enviro PTY LTD) is a family operated Environmental Consultancy which has been operating since 2003 and is one of the original Spotter Catcher providers in the industry. We are an award-winning small business located in Northen NSW, and pride ourselves in our committed team of experienced, professional and highly regarded Spotters Catchers.
As we continue to grow there is now an opportunity to join our team as an Ecological Assistant/ Fauna Spotter Catcher.
As a valued member of our team you will be required to work with our senior ecologist to assist with reporting and also be avaialble for in the field survery/fauna spotter catcher work when required. The office based role will consist of writing and submitting ecological reports for clients and government agencies, as well as assisting in project managment of our projects.
The field work will be mainly FIFO/DIDO to various locations throughout central & far north Queensland and will include project management, FSC, surveys, habitat assessment, fauna identification, mapping, data collection etc. You will be required to work autonomously on site with our various stakeholders in remote environments. The field work can be physically challenging, so ability to work under varying conditions is critical.
The role itself will be a unique combination of work from home and field work, so the successful applicant needs to be able to work flexible hours and be an all rounder ideally with a keen interest in small business management/development. The successful applicant can either be offered a casual or permanent position, and will be treated as family in a small business culture that values loyalty, ethical work practices and a passion for the work we do. We are seeking a dedicated person who is willing to grow and adapt with our business, with potential for career progression for the right person.
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If you are looking for great mixture of both a hands on and technical role, and wish to be part of a more personal, family orientated business then please forward your cover letter and resume. We are an inclusive employer so invite workers of all backgrounds to apply!