Ecosystem Health Officer
- WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters
- Position type
- Full Time
- Working pattern
- Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.30pm
- Job advert
We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to undertake research and the technical laboratory aspects of WWT’s wildlife health programmes.
Duties will include day to day support of the Ecosystem Health Unit’s research work, diagnostic screenings of biological samples as part of WWT’s wildlife and wetland health management, coordinating surveillance programmes, help in maintenance of animal health records and some analyses and reporting of these data.
The successful candidate will be an excellent team worker; hold a degree or equivalent in a biological science or laboratory skills; have excellent communication (written and oral) and coordination skills; and be familiar with data management and Microsoft Word and Excel. Ideally the candidate will have some experience of website maintenance.
In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service
- Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
- Life assurance
- Free parking
- Child care voucher scheme
- Free entry to all our centres
Interview date: 21st November
- Job description
- Closing Date
Unless specifically stated, we do not accept CVs for job applications