Biodiversity Planning Officer

Derbyshire Wildlife Trust

Matlock, Derbyshire
£24,482 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: ecology, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 31 July 2017

Biodiversity Planning Officer

Salary: FTE £24,482 per annum

Location: Derbyshire Wildlife Trust's Head Office at Middleton by Wirksworth

We are looking for an experienced ecologist to work as part of our Living Landscapes North Team, providing advice and assistance to Local Authorities on planning applications, policies and strategies.

This is a challenging position that requires an excellent understanding of wildlife legislation, the planning system and current planning policies.

Potential candidates will need to demonstrate significant experience of undertaking habitat and species surveys and be able to work to tight deadlines.

The post offers significant opportunities for helping to avoid and minimise impacts on wildlife across the County and to ensure that effective mitigation and enhancement measures for wildlife are secured wherever necessary as part of the planning process. This is a full-time permanent position. 

For more information about the role and how to apply, please download and read the documents from our website.

Closing date: Monday 31st July 2017
Interviews:  9th August 2017

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