Ecological Consultant


Ranges Environmental Consulting Pty Ltd


Tecoma, Victoria

Ranges Environmental Consulting Pty Ltd is a diverse ecological consulting company specialising in Native Vegetation Surveys, Land Management Assessments, Bushfire Risk Assessments, Arboriculture and GIS technology. Our clients include Councils, Public and Private Land Managers, and Utility Companies.

We are seeking an ecological consultant with at least a few years of experience in the industry. Candidates with more extensive experience will also be considered for a more senior role.

The position involves field assessments, client liaison, use of GIS technology and report writing in a range of styles (practical / technical / planning and policy context).

At this stage, the position is 4 days per week with a view to a 5-day a week position in the future. Our office is in Tecoma, however we offer some flexibility to work from home. While most of our field work is in the greater Melbourne Area, some of our projects require field assessments in regional areas.

Candidates must have a current driver’s license and suitable qualifications in ecology or a related field or several years industry experience and be willing to learn and adapt. In turn we will support all staff in providing the necessary on-the-job and external training.

The position requires a proficiency in plant identification, knowledge of Ecological Vegetation Classes, Bushfire Risk Assessment and understanding of the Habitat Hectare Methodology and knowledge of environmental policy and legislation. While not essential to this role, skills in Zoology, GIS technology and/or arboriculture is desirable.


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