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Biodiversity Specialist/Superintendent

Location : West Africa
Job Type : Permanent

Job Type:  Renewable

 

Contract Job Code: 6523

 

Biodiversity, Environment, Mining, Wildlife, Protected Areas
 
Cowan South Africa is recruiting a Biodiversity Specialist/Superintendent for an international mining company. The incumbent will be fluent French speaking AND will have good English-speaking skills.

THE OPPORTUNITY
• Coordinate with relevant environmental staff and implementation partners to conduct programmed BMP actions across the concessions.
• Conduct field assessment and monitoring work and maintain associated records.  
• Develop, implement and periodically renew/update biodiversity monitoring protocols to ensure these remain relevant to the operations, mining industry standards and best practices, and national and international developments in biodiversity conservation.
• Implement on-site offset programmes, particularly with regards to threatened species and critical habitats.
• Work with individual partners to identify and develop opportunities and
Job Type:  Renewable

 

Contract Job Code: 6523

 

Biodiversity, Environment, Mining, Wildlife, Protected Areas
 
Cowan South Africa is recruiting a Biodiversity Specialist/Superintendent for an international mining company. The incumbent will be fluent French speaking AND will have good English-speaking skills.

THE OPPORTUNITY
• Coordinate with relevant environmental staff and implementation partners to conduct programmed BMP actions across the concessions.
• Conduct field assessment and monitoring work and maintain associated records.  
• Develop, implement and periodically renew/update biodiversity monitoring protocols to ensure these remain relevant to the operations, mining industry standards and best practices, and national and international developments in biodiversity conservation.
• Implement on-site offset programmes, particularly with regards to threatened species and critical habitats.
• Work with individual partners to identify and develop opportunities and partnerships for contributions to BMP targets, including local authorities, statutory bodies, neighbouring companies, civil society, local groups, voluntary organisations, agencies and industry.
• Produce periodic and unscheduled reports for the senior management.

YOU ARE
• Currently (or was recently) employed in a similar position
• Fluent FRENCH (speak read and write) and English speaking

YOU BRING
• Prior West African experience with a wildlife NGO will be advantageous, but not essential
• Degree in Biology/Ecology/Biodiversity Management or Environmental Science
• Very experienced with biodiversity or environmental management in the mining industry
• Skilled with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Projects)
• Excellent Technical report writing, interpretation and presentation skills.

All applications are confidential



partnerships for contributions to BMP targets, including local authorities, statutory bodies, neighbouring companies, civil society, local groups, voluntary organisations, agencies and industry.
• Produce periodic and unscheduled reports for the senior management.

YOU ARE
• Currently (or was recently) employed in a similar position
• Fluent FRENCH (speak read and write) and English speaking

YOU BRING
• Prior West African experience with a wildlife NGO will be advantageous, but not essential
• Degree in Biology/Ecology/Biodiversity Management or Environmental Science
• Very experienced with biodiversity or environmental management in the mining industry
• Skilled with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Projects)
• Excellent Technical report writing, interpretation and presentation skills.

All applications are confidential


 
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