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MarPAMM – Marine Protected Areas Management and Monitoring
Job Title: MarPAMM Marine Protected Areas Officer
Employer: BirdWatch Ireland – Main place of work: BirdWatch Ireland Office Wicklow or Letterkenny; flexible with regard to home working.
Department: Conservation & Policy
BirdWatch Ireland are seeking a part time MPA Officer, to lead the development of Marine Protected Area (MPA) management plans with the maritime stakeholders in Ireland, including managing data relevant to the plan. The focus of the job holder will be to bring together organisations and sectoral interests to develop a shared vision for MPAs, including delivering MPA management plans for Carlingford Lough, the North Coast-North Channel Region (Counties Donegal, Derry and Antrim) and Co. Down-Co. Louth regions. The post will also focus on ensuring the data relevant to these MPAs is well-managed, and accessible, and supports delivery of the plan.
This is a fixed-term contract with a pro-rata salary of €28,500 pa. The suitable applicant will be required to provide an average of 14 hours per week. Leave entitlement is 20 days per annum pro rata plus statutory holidays.
Closing date for applications:
The closing date for applications is 5pm Monday 29th July 2019, with interviews likely to be held in the week commencing Mon 5th Aug 2019, at the BirdWatch Ireland HQ, Unit 20 Block D, Bullford Business Campus, Kilcoole, Co Wicklow.
How to apply:
Click the Apply button to download and complete a BirdWatch Ireland application form.