Zoologist - Ornithology


Nature Advisory



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Contract or Casual.

Nature Advisory Pty Ltd is a specialist ecological consultancy advising corporate, government and private clients on terrestrial ecosystem monitoring and management, development impact assessment and bushfire risk assessment.

We are a leading provider of bird and bat ecological services to the wind energy industry and work throughout Australia's eastern states. With the growth of our workload we are seeking a qualified zoologist or ecologist to join our Queensland wind farm team based in Brisbane.


  • Bird surveys at proposed wind farms.
  • Bird survey data management and interpretation.
  • Reporting including baseline reports, technical reports, habitat assessment and risk assessments.

Key position criteria:

  • Tertiary qualifications in zoology or ecology.
  • Highly experienced in bird detection and identification, particularly throughout central and northern Queensland.
  • Bird habitat preferences throughout Queensland
  • Able to complete long walks in the field.
  • Highly competent with driving 4WDs in the field.
  • Strong ecological data and interpretation experience.
  • Strong reporting skills.

The position can be offered as a casual role or on a three month contract and extended into a permanent role upon successful completion of the first three months.

Our wind farm zoology team works throughout New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania and opportunities to work inter-state will arise at times.

The position provides an excellent opportunity to join a diverse and friendly team of zoologists and ecologists committed to a high standard of technical work and client service.


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