Advitech are looking for a Environmental Scientist/Ecologist. The role will suit a highly motivated individual with effective communication skills. The position would suit individuals with at least 3 years of consulting experience with a strong interest in developing their technical abilities.

Reporting to the Lead Environmental Scientist, the key responsibilities of this role include:
• Providing assistance in environmental and ecological assessments
• Providing advice on flora and fauna management approvals processes
• Collection, compilation, presentation and evaluation/analysis of environmental data

Qualifications and Requirements
• Working knowledge of relevant NSW and Australian legislation and guidelines, including an understanding of the requirements of the NSW Biodiversity Conservation and Environmental Panning and Assessment Acts
• Interest in training and becoming accredited under the Biodiversity Assessor Accreditation Scheme to apply the Biodiversity Assessment Method (BAM) and undertake relevant assessments
• Experience and understanding of NSW Roads and Maritime standards and guidelines will be highly regarded, as would experience with assessment of smaller to mid-scale private developments
• Tertiary qualifications in environmental science or science with a major in botany, zoology, biogeography and or ecology
• Experience utilising GIS (MapInfo or the like)
• Technical competency with recent experience across a range of sectors and project scales
• Good organisational skills and a demonstrated history of successful project management
• Experience in the efficient preparation, submission and management of biodiversity assessment reports
• Experience developing proposals and compiling estimates of works
• Good interpersonal skills, the ability to work collaboratively within a team environment
• Minimum 3 years of consulting experience in environmental and ecological field work
• Ability and willingness to undertake field work as required
• Current driver’s licence
• Senior First Aid Certificate
• WHS green/white card

To find out more about us:
advitechgroup.com.au/working-here/
For more information,
call Dr Rod Bennison on 02 4924 5400
Submit your application to recruitment@advitech.com.au