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Fieldwork Research Officer – Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust

The Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust is looking for a Fieldwork Research Officer to support the delivery of its long-term marine mammal monitoring project on board Silurian.

Fieldwork Research Officer: £130.80 per day, 65 day contract worked over 8 months (March-October 2024 inclusive) to a pre-agreed trip schedule

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to support the delivery of HWDT’s core marine mammal monitoring programme on board our charity owned and operated research vessel, Silurian.

We are looking for somebody experienced in marine mammal fieldwork and volunteer training to lead a series of surveys with a programme of visual, photographic, and acoustic data collection. The ability to deliver high quality training to volunteers with a genuine enthusiasm for teaching skills to others is essential to this role.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 7th December 2023 at 12pm.

More information here

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