Website Wildland Consultants Ltd
We are looking for a Senior Ecologist to join our nationwide team of dedicated and specialist ecologists based in Auckland. Wildlands ecologists provide services applying sound ecological principles and in-depth knowledge of New Zealand vegetation, flora, and fauna to a range of projects. They also identify and provide practical solutions to ecological challenges. The successful applicant will work on a range of projects within the company, particularly those based out of the Auckland Office. We offer the opportunity to continue to develop your career in a leading NZ ecological consultancy with a large team of ecologists.
Skills, Knowledge, and Experience:
- A post-graduate degree in ecology.
- Sound field skills covering a range of ecosystems, habitats, and taxa.
- Good knowledge and experience of New Zealand botany and plant ecology, restoration biology and ecological management.
- Familiar with ecological requirements/provisions of the Auckland Unitary Plan.
- Skills in ecological restoration would be very useful.
- Excellent networking skills.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to communicate on appropriate technical and commercial levels to a diverse range of current and potential clients.
- Ability to work independently and in a team.
- Proven ability in staff management.
- Proven ability in project management.
- Further qualifications and membership of an appropriate professional body.
- Full current New Zealand drivers licence.
- 4WD experience.
Some key tasks include:
- Managing and leading a team of ecologists with different levels of expertise
- Personal development and commitment to progressing your career as an ecologist.
- Operating at a professional level within the ecological sector.
- Proactively managing the flow of information, correspondence, and queries.
- Proactively interpreting and taking appropriate actions/decisions.
- Ensuring company processes are adhered to, owning problems and identifying solutions.
What we can offer:
An opportunity for you to work on complex and interesting projects, in a fun and challenging work environment, with a supportive team.
See our website https://www.wildlands.co.nz/company/jobs-at-wildlands/ for further information on Wildland Consultants Ltd and how to apply for this position.
We provide outstanding ecological services to sustain and improve our environments.
Applications close: Friday, 8 October at 5.00 pm.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
To apply for this job please visit www.wildlands.co.nz.