Principal / Senior Ecologist





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Permanent, Full-time.

Do you share our passion?

Ausecology is an independently owned ecological consultancy working on exciting projects using the latest innovations and advanced technology. We are especially passionate about Ecological Offsets and are the leading end to end offset provider in Queensland.

Our team is expanding and we’re looking for an experienced Principal and Senior ecologist to join our team. If you are looking for a new challenge to lead teams on exciting projects your new adventure starts with a company that:

  • is run by ecologists and has a respected track record for project delivery
  • works on interesting projects including multiple offsets for various clients
  • is a hands on ecology company undertaking meaningful work
  • works on interesting projects in amazing locations
  • offers professional development opportunities
  • provides support, empowerment and values innovation and technology
  • provides flexible work arrangements

About You:

Bring your creativity, collaboration and mentoring spirit and attention to detail, and we’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfill what drives you - so we can deliver extraordinary solutions for a better tomorrow, together.

You have a passion for applying ecological knowledge in complex situations.

You are technically accomplished with several years experience in the design and implementation of detailed field investigations, for various sized projects.

You will have:

  • minimum of 5 years’ experience in a field-based ecologist role
  • tertiary qualifications in ecology/botany/environmental management or related discipline
  • experience with flora and fauna surveys, protected plant surveys, biosecurity surveys, Biocondition Assessments, Regional Ecosystem delineation
  • motivation to proactively contribute to a team environment, share knowledge, skills and ideas

About the Role:

This is a permanent full-time role, however flexibility is available for the right candidate.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • delivering biodiversity values and constraints assessments, rehabilitation monitoring, biodiversity surveys, impact and offset assessments and ecological management plans
  • preparation of technical reports and proposals
  • coordinate and manage project schedules, budgets, resources and project delivery
  • provide environmental impact assessment expertise for various client/project requirements
  • develop and maintain positive relationships with clients
  • undertake/lead ecological assessments
  • apply and provide Commonwealth, State and Local Government environmental legislation advice
  • mentoring junior members of the team

We will offer you:

  • a competitive remuneration package that reflects capability and experience
  • flexible and diverse work environment
  • supportive team that will empower you and provide room for innovation
  • a range of benefits including professional development training, salary sacrifice into super
  • safety conscience company (ISO accredited in Safety, Quality and Environment)

If this sounds like you, apply now.

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