Get Job Alerts
straight to your inbox
Your daily Job Alert has been created and your search saved
By clicking Submit you agree to the Terms and conditions applicable to our service and acknowledge that your personal data will be used in accordance with our Privacy policy and you will recieve emails and communications about jobs and career related topics.
Job at Environment Agency in South Yorkshire, England
Save Hide
Apply on external website

174 jobs at Environment Agency

Principle Technical Officer £46,374 per year in South Yorkshire, England
Senior Environmental Monitoring Officer (Marine) £36,389 per year in South Yorkshire, England
Biodiversity Technical Officer £28,785 per year in Colchester, Essex
Chemicals Assessment Scientist (Officer) £28,785 per year in South Yorkshire, England
FCRM Natural Flood Management Officer £24,213 per year in Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Show all

Biodiversity Technical Officer reference: r22556enGB

Job at Environment Agency in South Yorkshire, England

There is an exciting opportunity to join the Biodiversity & Geomorphology team in the North East Area. This is a key team, working hard to create a better place by protecting and enhancing our diverse habitats and wildlife.As a Biodiversity Technical Officer in the team, you would provide high quality, evidence-based ecological advice to colleagues and customers.Principal accountabilities:• Screen and advise on all relevant Environment Agency programmes, plans and projects for biodiversity impacts to ensure compliance with relevant legislation.• Provide consultation advice on high risk permits, consents, licences and planning applications to ensure that biodiversity and ecosystems are protected, and where appropriate, enhanced. • Identify and influence opportunities to deliver multiple benefits and to work with natural processes, through river basin management and flood risk management planning and delivery. • Be proactive in integrating biodiversity enhancements into Environment Agency capital schemes, including Biodiversity Net Gain • Take an active role in biodiversity & biosecurity incident response, and support wider environmental incident response. We are looking for someone with field and office-based experience and a proven ability in delivering conservation work.You will have a degree or 3-years experience in a relevant discipline.The successful candidate will have: • A good understanding of the ecological requirements of aquatic and wetland habitats and species.• Knowledge and experience of conservation principles and legislation.• Understanding of Water Framework Directive objectives• Excellent communication skills and ability to influence a range of internal and external customers.• Ability to provide quality and timely technical information. • Ability to build an evidence base to support recommendations and decisions.• Confidence to take decisions with the information available.• Flexibility to manage conflicting demands, and the ability to prioritise.• Excellent motivation and adaptability in delivering priorities. • IT skills in word, excel, GIS and database management.• Knowledge of fisheries and geomorphology would be an advantage.

ID 73166 Sectors:
in South Yorkshire, England
Get direction
Expand the map Minimize the map
Principle Technical Officer £46,374 per year in South Yorkshire, England
Senior Environmental Monitoring Officer (Marine) £36,389 per year in South Yorkshire, England
Biodiversity Technical Officer £28,785 per year in Colchester, Essex
Chemicals Assessment Scientist (Officer) £28,785 per year in South Yorkshire, England
FCRM Natural Flood Management Officer £24,213 per year in Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Show all

Similar jobs nearby

Food Control Officer (Career Graded)
£30,095 - £33,486 per year
East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
in Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire
Food Safety Officer
£24,920 - £30,095 per year
East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
in Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire
Senior Customer Relations Officer
£36,371 per year
East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17
Strategic Marketing Officer
£30,095 per year
East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17
Strategic Marketing Officer
£30,095 per year
East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
East Riding of Yorkshire Council
in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17
Show all