Graduate Ecologist


Eco Logical Australia Pty Ltd


Coffs Harbour, NSW

About Us

ECO LOGICAL AUSTRALIA PTY LTD is one of Australia’s leading environmental assessment, strategic conservation planning and ecosystem management consultancies.

We believe that we make a significant contribution to improving environmental outcomes in Australia by delivering high quality consulting services that combine a landscape approach with sound scientific principles, strategic thinking, effective communication and integrity.

Due to our company’s continued and sustained growth we have an opportunity for an enthusiastic Graduate Ecologist to join our team and learn from dynamic and highly respected environmental professionals in our Coffs Harbour office.

About the Role

This role will primarily involve providing ecological and environmental support and services to the Coffs Harbour office with tasks including field work, contributing towards report writing, proposal preparation and other general activities as directed. 

In this role you will:

  • Contribute to projects in the fields of ecological assessment, environmental impact assessment, vegetation management, environmental monitoring, planning and conservation assessment
  • Learn from the best in multidisciplinary project management and delivery
  • Gain on-the-job training and mentoring from experienced and respected environmental professionals
  • Work with other scientists across the company and with current and prospective clients, government and regulatory authorities

You will meet the following essential criteria:

  • You are passionate about the environment (provide a 300 word summary on why you are passionate about the environment and leading with science)
  • A degree in Environmental Science or related discipline
  • Experience in ecology and flora surveys
  • Sound communication and scientific writing skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with others
  • Can-do attitude and self-starter initiative with good time management skills
  • An awareness of relevant New South Wales and Commonwealth legislation
  • A baseline level of physical fitness and agility that will enable your participation in field work in a variety of climates and terrains
  • Current driver’s licence and demonstrated safe driving record
  • A sound working knowledge and practical experience using MS Office products
  • Australian residency or citizenship

Desirable skills include:

  • Honours
  • GIS (ArcGIS) skills or demonstrated spatial data analysis and application in ecology.
  • Senior First Aid
  • White Card

We offer

A competitive remuneration package in addition to a range of other benefits including study assistance, professional development, opportunity to purchase up to four weeks additional leave and salary sacrifice into super, birthday leave (that’s right, an extra day off on your birthday) and health and wellbeing initiatives.

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