2x Assistant River Restoration Officer

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 Assistant 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 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

For further information or to discuss this post please contact Liam Reynolds, River Restoration Manager (South) – [email protected]

Interviews for this post will take place: week commencing 20th June

To apply for this role please forward a CV and Cover Letter to [email protected] including the job title in the subject.

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  • Organisation: Severn Rivers Trust
  • Salary: £19,432 - £22,000
  • Location: Home based with travel requirements throughout the Severn Vale or Warwickshire Avon
  • Closing date: 1 June 2022
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