We are seeking a highly enthusiastic and organised person with a keen interest in biodiversity to lead on our practical habitat management works across the borough.
You will have a solid knowledge in habitat management and biodiversity conservation together with a can do attitude and will be a good team player as well as someone able to operate on their own. The ideal candidate will also be a good communicator, as working with and alongside volunteer and friends groups is an essential requirement of the role.
This is very much a hands on practical position but there is also a small amount of IT skills required to carry out the role.
The borough of Basingstoke and Deane has a range of wildlife-rich habitats including ancient woodlands, calcareous grasslands and heathland.
We offer an excellent range of benefits including discounts at national and local retailers, free on-site parking, salary sacrifice scheme for lease cars, healthcare cash plan, pension scheme, generous leave entitlement and more.
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Role closes 25 February 2019
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