Natural Resources Wales have 4 vacancies in the two Environment teams of the South Central area of NRW. The teams have a wide range of responsibilities such as water quality, water resources, agriculture, fisheries, conservation and biodiversity.  They are particularly interested in a fisheries background for one of the vacancies and for experience in biodiversity for another. The lasts two vacancies will focus on the other areas of the team’s work including environmental regulation and incident investigations.

Officer 2, Environment Team

  • Location: Rivers House, St Mellons, Cardiff
  • Grade & Salary: 5 (£30,120 rising to £33,383 over three years)
  • Post number: 200981, 200978, 200968, 200982
  • Type of contract: Permanent
  • Work pattern: Full time

Closing date: 26th June 2020

Benefits: Civil Service pension, 28 days annual leave, rising to 33 days over 5 years, flexible working options, occupational health including counselling and advisory services and eye care, childcare vouchers and salary sacrifice schemes.

Role Purpose

Job Summary:

With more exciting things happening here at NRW than ever before, the diverse nature of our remit means that no two days are ever the same.

If you are an organised, conscientious and hardworking individual, a dab-hand at multi-tasking, an excellent team player and passionate about making a difference for the environment, then we’ve got the job for you!

We are looking for an enthusiastic and professional officer who can work at a fast pace, often to tight deadlines and who is able to effectively prioritise their workload to deliver more for the environment.

Qualifications and Skills

You will have a degree level qualification in a scientific or environmental subject area or the equivalent level of knowledge.

You will have good literacy, numeracy and communication skills including well developed customer facing skills.

You will have analytical skills that enables you to process and analyse technical information.

You will have good inter-personal and influencing skills and able develop and sustain good working relationships.

Hold a current full UK valid licence to drive NRW fleet vehicles (cars and vans).

The closing date for these vacancies is the 26th June.

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