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Conservation Works Officer (2 posts)

Ref: PDC/18/1414
Salary Details: From £18,780 to £25,463 per annum depending on experience
Job Term: Full Time
Appointment Type: Fixed Term Contract, to 30 April 2020
Hours: 37
Location: The Moorland Centre, Edale
Department: Peak District National Park Authority
Division: Programme Delivery - Moors for the Future Partnership

If you are passionate about the Peak District National Park and want to make a real and lasting contribution to the health and survival of the landscape of the Peak District and South Pennines then the Moors for the Future Partnership would like to hear from you. For over 15 years the Partnership has been leading on landscape scale conservation projects within the internationally important South Pennine Moors Special Area of Conservation.

The post holders will be working as part of our Conservation and Land Management team for the Moors for the Future Partnership, developing and delivering creative land management solutions to affect landscape scale change, from desk-based studies through to the management and monitoring of conservation projects in the field.

Applicants will be computer literate, have knowledge of GIS systems and an HND in an environmental or related subject – or equivalent – with at least 2 years’ countryside management experience. Applicants will need to be capable of leading on projects without close supervision, with experience of land management, preferably within the uplands.

The posts are based either at the Moorland Centre in Edale or at the Peak District National Park Offices in Bakewell. There will be a need to travel extensively throughout the South Pennines.

For further information, please contact Katy Thorpe on 01629 816563.

For more infomation about the Partnership visit: www.moorsforthefuture.org.uk

Closing date: 19 July 2018

Conservation Works Officer - Job Description| (Acrobat/PDF File 222k)
Conservation Works Officer - Person Specification| (Word Document 107k)
Conservation Works Officer - Job Conditions| (Acrobat/PDF File 233k)
Conservation Works Officer - Organisation Chart| (Acrobat/PDF File 103k)
Competency Framework| (Acrobat/PDF File 84k)

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