Marine Conservation Team Supervisor


Job Type

Full Time

Published:

05/15/2018

Address

Mesokampos
(no state)
Greece

Description

Archipelagos Institute of Marine Conservation is looking for a Marine Conservation Team Supervisor and a Marine Conservation Team Assistant Supervisor to join us as soon as possible at our research bases, located in the northeastern Aegean islands.


For almost 20 years, Archipelagos has been collecting data and monitoring important ecosystems of the region, assessing habitats and populations as well as the different factors impacting them. Knowledge acquired in this way enables us to develop successful, targeted management and conservation plans. The focus of the marine conservation team incudes littoral ecosystems, Posidonia oceanica meadows, coralligene reef habitats, microplastic research, fisheries and aquaculture research, as well as shipping risk assessments.

More information can be found at http://archipelago.gr/en/our-work/marine-conservation/


ESSENTIAL REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

MSc Degree in the field of ecological, environmental and/or marine sciences

Knowledge of data collection methods and research and analysis principles and techniques

Previous experience in research conservation projects and field surveys of marine habitats, marine flora species and risk assessments

Experience managing and training students and/or volunteers

Demonstrated leadership, supervision and team building skills

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships

Ability to conduct fieldwork in all weather conditions

Ability to write scientific reports and papers

Fluency in English

Fluency in Greek (optional)

Excellent computer skills

Sincere interest in issues related to the protection of the environment

Willingness to occasionally work during weekends and holidays

Valid international driver’s license or Greek driver’s license


LOCATION:

Samos and other northeastern Aegean islands


COMPENSATION:

Marine Conservation Team Supervisor: Salary plus accommodation and board

Marine Conservation Team Assistant Supervisor: Accommodation and board


APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Please submit a current resume, a list of three references, and a cover letter expressing your interest to Dr. Guido Pietroluongo at guido.p@archipelago.gr

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

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