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Environmental Ecologist

REF: EE/22

Location: Loughs Agency HQ (Foyle Area)

Closing Date: 14/10/2022 1:00 pm

Salary: £32,328 – £33,459 per annum


Salary Scale: Higher Scientific Officer (HSO) £32,328 – £33,459 per annum

Temporary – 3 years (subject to funding with a possible extension)


Essential Criteria

Applicants must demonstrate that they possess the following criteria, by the closing date for applications.  Each essential criteria will be applied. 

  1. At least a 2nd class honours degree in Science, Biological Degree.
  2. 2 years’ experience of working within a professional or technical team.
  3. Specific experience in environmental field work to include water quality analysis.
  4. A full and current driving licence held for more than 2 years (with no more than 3 penalty points).


Desirable Criteria

Some or all of the following criteria MAY be used in the event of a large number of suitably qualified applications. 

  1. At least 2 years relevant post qualification experience, gained within the last 8 years.
  2. Post-graduate relevant environmental based MSc and/or PhD.


Return deadline for completed application forms is not later than 1pm on Friday 14th October 2022.



Candidate Information Booklet

Application Form

Monitoring Form

Contact Details

22 Victoria Road - currently closed
BT47 2AB

+44 (0) 28 71 342100

D'arcy Magee Court - currently closed
Dundalk Street
County Louth

+353 (0) 42 938 3888

Application Pack

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

21 April 1926 to 8 September 2022