Wetlands Project Officer

Closing date:
Salary: £19,380 - £26,520
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Full time
Location:
Can you help us make water better for wildlife? We are looking for an outstanding individual who has strong project management and engagement skills.

The post will deliver a range of grant funded projects on rivers, canals and wetlands across Warwickshire, Coventry and Solihull.

Contact details

To apply:

Please complete the application form and equal opportunities form. Send your completed forms via email to enquiries@wkwt.org.uk

Or by post marked “Private and confidential” to:
Jobs Administrator, Warwickshire Wildlife Trust, Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, Warwickshire, CV3 3GW.

Job reference: WPO-Oct18

Utilising techniques such as natural flood management and the re-naturalisation of rivers the post holder will work with a range of partners and landowners to restore the ecological condition of wetlands, reduce flooding and help to create a more resilient landscape. Projects will aim to work at a landscape scale, helping to create bigger, better, more joined up areas for the benefits of key species like otter and water voles.

Warwickshire Wildlife Trust is a dynamic conservation charity, working at a local and regional level to secure a better future for wildlife and people, as well as working with local communities and campaigning for the natural world.

A full driving licence and your own vehicle will be required as the post holder will need to travel around the county. Some weekend, Bank Holiday and evening working will also be required.

Full time post: (Fixed term until 15th February 2020 with possible extension)