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Job Title

Scientific Officer I (Level 3) - Catchment Science


Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)


The Post Will Be Located In EPA Headquarters In Wexford Or The EPA Regional Inspectorate In Dublin


The EPA has a vacancy for a Scientific Officer I (Level 3) Catchment Scientist.     The successful candidate will lead a team within the Catchment Science and Management Unit in the Office of Evidence and Assessment. The objective of the Unit is the delivery of the science to underpin the implementation of the Water Framework Directive (WFD) in Ireland, and to work collaboratively with others to drive improvements in water quality. The successful candidate will be responsible for the evaluation of the pressures impacting on the water environment, and collaboration and engagement with internal and external stakeholders to implement an integrated catchment assessment and management approach to protecting water.   The appointee will be assigned a technical role with management responsibilities, reporting to the Senior Scientific Officer or another designated officer.    The successful candidate must hold an appropriate degree (NFQ Level 8) in Science, Engineering or Geography with a minimum of 5 years relevant work experience.  A post graduate qualification in catchment or water science would be desirable.   The full range of duties and the essential requirements for this position are set out in the Candidate Information Booklet. To download the Candidate Information Booklet and application form please visit our website.   For full job description and details on how to apply:    Interviews for this post are likely to be held on the 23rd and 24th November 2021 via Microsoft Teams.       Closing date: 27/10/2021 16:00     Please note that this advertisement is being hosted by the Public Appointments Service on The Public Appointments Service has no involvement in, or responsibility for, the recruitment and selection process or the terms and conditions which relate to this post.  .

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12 days ago