Freshwater Scientist


Permanent Full Time

Cawthron is a leader in freshwater science delivering advice and solutions for better freshwater management.

We have an opportunity for a post graduate qualified freshwater ecologist to join our Nelson based team.

Suitable candidates will have a relevant post graduate qualification and 5+ years work experience in applied research/environmental management.

Requirements include: experience with toxic algae, flow management, lake management and/or water quality; skills in freshwater ecological surveys, field and laboratory equipment; and good networks in science, policy and management.

Excellent communication and project management skills are essential.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an experienced team of people dedicated to delivering independent world class science for a better future. 

If you are passionate about the New Zealand freshwater environment, apply by 8th February 2018.

Location: Nelson - Halifax Street

Closing Date: Thursday 8 February 2018

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