We’re the charity helping millions of people feel happier and healthier by spending more time on and along our canals and rivers. Our rich and tranquil spaces provide places to pause, relax, get fit and escape. It takes an extraordinary team to bring our waterways to life and that’s where you come in.
We currently have a 2 year fixed term Senior Environmental Scientist vacancy to be based in the North West Region at either our Wigan, Red Bull or Ellesmere Port offices.
The Senior Environmental Scientist will provide the Trust with technical expertise in Environmental Science across the NW Region.
The successful candidate will be a valued member of the NW Heritage & Environment Team. Working pro-actively in their area of expertise, they will support and develop the Trust’s protection, improvement and promotion of the natural environment of the waterways and provide professional environmental science technical guidance and advice to help achieve a wide range of corporate objectives and ensure the Trust remains legally compliant.
Knowledge, Experience & Skills:
The general duties of all job holders are to:
In addition to your salary we offer Car Cash Allowance, a generous contributory DC Pension Plan, and excellent annual holiday entitlement. More information on our benefits can be found here.
We aim to represent the diverse communities we are part of and welcome applicants from across all sectors of the community. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce brings with it a diversity of ideas, thinking and ways of working which enhances what we do. All candidates will be treated on the basis of their merits, skills and abilities and solely by being assessed against the requirements for the job. Many of our vacancies can be considered for people who wish to work flexibly, job share or part time.