Advert ID: 20007992
Senior Biodiversity Officer (Ecologist)
Blacktown City Council
Blacktown, Sydney, NSW
Council is committed to achieving a balance between economic, social and environmental considerations and to conserving local biodiversity. An opportunity exists for an experienced ecologist to help achieve these goals.
This position will provide specialist advice on ecological matters to inform development assessment and strategic biodiversity conservation programs. It is expected that the officer will be fully aware of relevant legislation and have the ability to write a variety of technical reports.
The position will be required to represent Council at relevant networks and in legal proceedings as necessary, carry out ecological assessments and provide specialist advice to other departments within Council.
Salary range: A competitive salary will be offered based on skills, qualifications and experience, 35hpw, leaseback vehicle, 9.5% employer superannuation contribution and more.