River Restoration Officer x2

Severn Rivers Trust

Severn Vale / Warwickshire Avon Catchment
£21,879 - £27,336 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract


Sectors: water & hydrology, conservation & wildlife, ecology

Closing date: Sunday, 5th June 2022  

Passionate about rivers and freshwater ecology? Have a proven track record in river restoration and conservation delivery? We’re hiring and looking for a highly skilled, motivated and experienced individuals to join our River Restoration team. We’re looking to recruit River Restoration Officers in both the Severn Vale and Warwickshire Avon catchments.

River degradation and poor ecological resilience is sadly a common theme in our rivers; and the Severn catchment is no exception. Here at Severn Rivers Trust, we are committed to making a difference on a whole catchment scale and underpinning our work with the Catchment Based Approach. Our expanding team of professional land management and river restoration specialists, work with landowners up and down the catchment to develop and deliver diverse and exciting programmes of work, that help to build ecological resilience into our catchment.

We are now looking to expand our River Restoration Team and presence in the Severn Vale and Warwickshire Avon catchments with these exciting positions delivering innovative restorative interventions to bolster ecological resilience across the sub-catchments. These roles will work with landowners and stakeholders alike to deliver impactful restoration and contribute to the Trust’s ambitious ecological objectives.

These are exciting opportunities to join a dynamic, progressive and action-led organisation with the potential for enormous growth in the coming years. If you have the desire and determination to work at the forefront of river restoration in the Severn Vale or the Warwickshire Avon, then we would like to hear from you.

For a full role profile and information on how to apply, please visit our website.

For further information or to discuss any of these posts please contact Liam Reynolds, River Restoration Manager (South) – [email protected]

Position type: Full time, fixed term until September 2024 with the view to securing an extension
Officer Salary: £21,869.00 – £27,336.00 plus 9% employer pension contribution

Closing date for applications: Midnight Wednesday 1st June
Interviews for this post will take place: week commencing 20th June

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