Advert ID: 20009548
Eco Logical Australia Pty Ltd
Leongatha, Warragul, Traralgon or Morwell, Victoria
Full time 6 months contract (possibility of being extended)
Gippsland Region of Victoria
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ECO LOGICAL AUSTRALIA, a Tetra Tech Company, is a leading environmental consultancy and we are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Ecologist to join our talented and growing team. The role will involve ecological fieldwork and report preparation for a large project in the Gippsland region. We will provide you with opportunities to further develop your technical expertise and consulting skills in a supportive environment.
About the role:
With the continued success of our Victorian business and a growing pipeline of work we are looking for an enthusiastic, regionally-based Ecological Consultant to assist in meeting project demand over the next six months. You will have the opportunity to contribute to transport, water, and energy projects across regional Victoria with the potential to extend the contract or for a permanent role within the company after the initial six month contract term.
The role will involve flora and fauna assessments and proposal and report preparation under the guidance of ELA’s senior consultants. We will provide you with opportunities to further develop your ecological expertise and broaden your project experience while being supported by a team of approachable experts across ecology, cultural heritage, NRM, bushfire and GIS disciplines.
This role will allow you to combine your passion for flora and fauna with your knowledge of legislation and approval processes, and expertise in data analysis and writing to deliver high quality work and great outcomes for our clients and the environment.
A strong background in botany and experience completing vegetation quality assessments (i.e. habitat hectare assessments), along with a regional base (preferable Gippsland), will be considered favourably.
To be successful, you will have:
It is also desirable that you have:
We will offer you:
A competitive remuneration package for an initial 6 month contract, in addition to a range of other benefits including birthday leave, health and wellbeing initiatives, and professional development and study leave.
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If you are an Australian resident, are seeking a friendly and professional organisation where workplace culture is highly valued, and where you can grow and further develop, or you are looking for a new challenge where your skills are rewarded and appreciated, please forward your application (including a cover letter addressing the above criteria) to Donna Barlow, HR Coordinator, via email firstname.lastname@example.org before close of business Monday 20 September 2021.
For further information about the position, please contact James Garden, Ecology Team Lead (Victoria), at email@example.com.