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Environmental Monitoring Officer 1

Summary Information for vacancy - reference 713760


Environment Agency


£24287 - £27099 Per Annum


EX6 8AS, Exeter, Devon, South West

Closing Date

20 June 2011

Interviews start

Not specified


Not Specified


Not specified

Pay frequency


Appointment Terms

Fixed-term contract

Working Arrangement

Full time

Travel required


No of vacancies


Field of work

Operational Research

Brief Description

Temporary Contract to 31 March 2012


We’re looking for an Environmental Monitoring Officer to support our technical specialist with the co-ordination and delivery of the marine monitoring programme across the South West Region for the Water Framework Directive and other statutory legislation.

The programme includes Salt marsh, Seagrass, Fish and Macroalgae surveys.

Vacancy description

The Analysis and Reporting team provides chemical and biological specialist surveys, data analysis and reporting to provide evidence and inform environmental outcomes and decision making. Our evidence and analysis enables the delivery of environmental outcomes meeting Environment Agency statutory and national requirements.

We are seeking someone with both field and office experience. You will be qualified to at least degree standard (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline and possess proven ability and / or knowledge of:
• biological survey techniques;
• project management and good organisational skills;
• competent user of spreadsheets and databases;
• good communication and interpersonal skills;
• competent data analysis and interpretation skills.

The role will cover the South West region and be based at the Exminster office. There will be a requirement to occasionally undertake field work and travel across the region. As a result the post requires a full driving licence.

Further information

CRB check required - Yes

Regulated by OCSC - No

Reserved for existing civil servants - No

Reserved for UK nationals - No

How to apply

For more information and to apply, please visit quoting job reference 713760.


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