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Fisheries Biologist (Permanent)

REF: FB/22

Location: Loughs Agency HQ (Foyle Area)

Closing Date: 29/06/2022 1:00 pm

Salary: £32,328 to £33,459 per annum



Grade:  Higher Scientific Officer / Salary Scale:  £32,328 to £33,459 per annum


Essential Criteria

 Applicants must demonstrate that they possess the following criteria, by the closing date for applications: 

  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. 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 fisheries based MSc/PhD.


Closing date for completed application forms is not later than 1pm on Wednesday 29th June 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


Following the Government’s advice in relation to COVID-19, Loughs Agency has put in place a number of measures to maximise our capacity to continue to deliver our services as best we can.