Environmental Monitoring Assistant Job In Cardiff

Environmental Monitoring Assistant

  • £9.68 per hour
  • Posted: 16/04/2018
  • Cardiff
  • Job Ref: 058203348
  • Temporary

Job Details

We are looking for Environmental Monitoring Assistants for a temporary assignment based in St Mellons Cardiff.

This is a seasonal role which will commence on the 4th June until October 2018

Working within the Sampling and Collections team the successful candidate will have an Environmental Degree or equivalent, full clean driving licence and be confident working in water.

Supporting the delivery of routine Environment Monitoring Programmes you will be required to:-

Carry out monitoring, survey work and data collection in order to deliver the area monitoring programme

Interpret and implement basic scientific and technical procedures to ensure monitoring activities are carried out in the required standards

Update and maintain database information and public registers to ensure compliance with current legislation

This role is field based and will involve long working hours, wading in rivers, handling fish and carrying out water sampling. Previous water safety training would be desirable, together with the ability to swim and experience or qualifications in Health & Safety.