Ornithologist (casual)


Nature Advisory Pty Ltd


Victoria / Tasmania

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  • Casual with potential for increasing engagement.

Nature Advisory is a team of consultants working in the specialised area of flora, fauna and native vegetation impacts. We help our clients to meet the expectations of decision-makers by doing technically robust studies that inform ecologically sustainable outcomes. We are one of Australia’s leading wind farm bird and bat impact assessment consultants working on a variety of projects throughout southern and eastern Australia.

We are seeking a Casual Ornithologist for field investigations of wind farms in Victoria and Tasmania.

The work will involve implementation of bird and bat surveys at proposed wind farm sites, data collation, analysis and report writing.

The successful candidate should have a degree in ecology, preferably in zoology, and enjoy working in the field.  You must be proficient in identifying birds in the field. 

The position provides an excellent opportunity to join a diverse and friendly team of ecologists committed to a high standard of technical work and client service. The position may suit someone further developing their zoological skills and interested in casual work. There may be periods when field trips involve a whole week away from home.

The selected candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of bird identification with demonstrated experience in general fauna surveys;
  • Graduate qualifications in ecology with a specialisation in zoology;
  • A current driver’s license; and
  • 4WD competency will be favourably regarded.

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