Green Lanes for Bumblebees Project Trainee

Bumblebee Conservation Trust

Romney Marsh, Kent
£14,251 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental education

Closing date: Tuesday, 20th February 2018   1 day left

Green Lanes for Bumblebees Project Trainee
Romney Marsh, Kent
F/T, fixed-term

£14,251 p.a. 

We are looking for a full time project trainee to develop new sites in Romney Marsh. Your primary role will be to undertake bumblebee and wildflower surveys, engage with farmers and other land owners, to do habitat management work with volunteers and conduct outreach activities. This position is part of the ‘Green Lanes for Bumblebees’ Project of The Fifth Continent Landscape Partnership Scheme.

You will be self-motivated, hardworking, physically fit and practical with the ability to prioritise time on the essentials of a task. You need to be out going, confident with good communication skills and work well within a team. You will have a degree in a relevant subject, hold a drivers licence, have experienced being or working with volunteers and good expertise on Microsoft Word and a statistical package. Desirably you will have some experience in wild flower and bumblebee identification, GIS and report writing experience and have knowledge of health and safety procedures.

This is a full-time, fixed term position until 14th September 2018 based at home and in the field in Romney Marsh.

For full details and to apply, please download the application pack:

Application Pack Green Lanes for Bumblebees Project Trainee 2018.

The closing date is 5pm 20th February 2018.

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