Seasonal Project Officer x2

Findhorn, Nairn and Lossie Fisheries Trust and Esk District Salmon Fishery Board

Forres, Moray / Brechin, Angus
Up to £22,000 pro rata

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.invasivespecies.scot sarah.omullan@nature.scot 01313146781 Sarah O'Mullan

Reference: SISI Project

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Friday, 28th February 2020   Closes today


The Scottish Invasive Species Initiative wishes to recruit two seasonal project officers to assist in the management of volunteers and the delivery of biosecurity and invasive non-native species control and monitoring in summer 2020.

Location: These roles are predominately outdoor based and require working across a regional area.

The post with the Esk DSFB will undertake work principally in the North and South Esk and River Tay catchments, across Angus and Perthshire.

The Findhorn, Nairn and Lossie Fisheries Trust position will cover these three river catchments in Moray, with additional opportunities to work on the Rivers Conon and Spey.

Job Description

Further information on Scottish Invasive Species Initiative: www.invasivespecies.scot

Further information on Esks District Salmon Fishery Board: www.erft.org.uk

Further information on Findhorn, Nairn and Lossie Fisheries Trust: www.fnlft.org.uk

Applications, in the form of CV and covering letter (no more than 3 pages), must be received by 12.00 noon on Friday 28 February and sent to sisi@nature.scot.

You should state clearly whether you wish to be considered:

  • for position with the Esk DSFB, or
  • for position with the Findhorn, Nairn and Lossie Fisheries Trust, or
  • for both posts.

Late applications will not be considered.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 10 March (for position with Esk DSFB) and Thursday 12 March (for position with Findhorn, Nairn and Lossie Fisheries Trust) with local interview locations to be confirmed.

These posts are funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund and Scottish Natural Heritage, via the Scottish Invasive Species Initiative.


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