RPS (Newcastle office) is looking to appoint an Ecologist on a casual basis to provide support to the environment team. Your role will be to assist field flora, fauna and ecological surveys and reporting for a diverse range of projects. You will assist in the compilation of information on terrestrial ecology, in both coastal and inland environments, for monitoring and impact assessment projects. While not essential, skills in GIS, aquatic ecology, soils or entomology would be viewed favourably.

To be considered for this role, you will have:
• Appropriate tertiary qualifications in Science, Environmental Science, Environmental Management, Natural Resources or related field.
• A minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in either an environmental consultancy or the public sector including undertaking ecological/ environmental surveys and report production.
• Sound flora and fauna identification skills.
• Sound report writing and computer skills.
• Comprehensive interpersonal and relationship building skills.

This casual opportunity will allow you to continue to develop your knowledge and experience within the environmental field whilst being recognised as a key contributor to various existing and future projects throughout NSW.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply please follow this link https://app.revelian.com/rps/ap62019?jop=rpscareers and complete our online application form.

To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.