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Graduate Consultant - Ecology, Australia

Office Location: Townsville

Discipline team: Ecology

 

Job Description

SLR is currently looking to recruit a Graduate Consultant (Ecology) for our Townsville office.


ABOUT US & THE ROLE

SLR is an employee-controlled international environmental consultancy with a globally recognised reputation for providing high quality tailored services. With offices throughout the Asia Pacific, Europe, North America and Africa regions, SLR is one of a very small number of truly international specialist environmental consultancies.

SLR has a great opportunity within the Townsville office for an ambitious individual to join our high performing and friendly Ecology team as a Graduate Consultant. This is a full-time position where you will be working with a great team of Ecologists who are leaders in their field. This opportunity will provide you with the ability to become an Ecology specialist in a wide variety of project work.


JOB TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES

As part of a growing team in SLR, you will be responsible for carrying out services that range assisting in preparing tenders and proposals, provide advice to clients and colleagues and working in a combination of office based and fieldwork activities. You will be supported by senior consultants to develop detailed knowledge and understanding of Ecology methods and techniques to solve complex problems.

You will also be part of the first official graduate program within SLR and connect with other graduates around Australia in various sectors and be able to promote further opportunities to future graduates. With a great attitude and collaborative approach, you will enjoy working with others in the business and sharing success.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

At a minimum, successful candidates must have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Environmental Science/management, Natural resources or in another related field;
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, and fluency in written and spoken English;
  • Demonstrated initiative and capability to work independently as well as working well within a team environment


Experience in the following areas will be advantageous to your application:

  • Ability to analyse and interpret situations and problems, and develop appropriate solutions;
  • Ecological surveys and report production, flora and fauna identification skills



JOB BENEFITS & PERKS

SLR values our staff and we look to provide a supportive and collaborative working culture. Joining SLR, you will get the chance to work with many well-respected industry leaders across our nation-wide offices. Accordingly, successful candidates will be offered an attractive salary package, global interaction with SLR staff and a strong focus on targeted professional development.

For an opportunity to be considered for this role, please attach a cover letter, resume and academic transcript together as one document upon application.

Only successful candidates will be contacted. No agencies please.

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