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Environmental opportunities – Oban or Shetland

Scottish Sea Farms environment team play a key role in ensuring we farm in the most responsible, sustainable way. Now, we’re looking to add to the team, with the option to be based in Oban or Shetland. 

About you
Educated to Degree level in a scientific or environmental discipline, you’ll have experience in marine survey and monitoring work to help meet the requirements of our various regulators. As such, familiarity with the regulatory regimes affecting Scottish aquaculture would be hugely beneficial.

If successful, you’ll divide your time between working out in the field at our marine farms and our regional production offices. 

To thrive in the role, you will be a natural communicator with excellent oral and written skills; enjoy contributing to the team; and will be computer literate.

Data analysis and reporting will be an integral part of this role, therefore experience in the use of GIS – whilst not essential – would be an advantage.

About the role
The available posts will be based at our offices at South Shian near Oban or Scalloway in Shetland but will require periods of survey work at our company sites across Argyll, Highland, Orkney and Shetland. 

A current driving licence is essential.

The package
In return, we will offer an attractive salary dependent on experience along with pension support, life cover, occupational health support, subsidised gym membership and cycle to work scheme. 

How to apply
The deadline for applying is Friday 15 February 2019. You can download an application form
here. Alternatively, should you have any questions about the role, you can email recruitment@scottishseafarms.com.

Please note, we are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, you must be able to provide documentation of your right to work in the UK

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