Career Opportunities at North Eastern IFCA

North Eastern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority is one of 10 authorities covering the English coast. Our primary statutory function is to manage the sustainable exploitation of sea fisheries resources. This is delivered through the monitoring of activities and enforcement of appropriate management measures including local and national regulations. As an Authority, we are proud of the work we do and the goals we strive to achieve. 

We are currently seeking to recruit, on a permanent basis, to the position of Environmental and Scientific Officer/IFCO. This is both an exciting and rare opportunity to join our Environmental and Scientific Team. The work is extremely varied from ‘day to day’ and you will be involved in all aspects of Fisheries Management, from collating data to implementing management measures and enforcement. You will be working under the direction of the Environmental & Scientific Manager to support the delivery of the Authority’s statutory responsibilities. The role includes undertaking and supporting environmental surveys both onshore and offshore onboard both fishing vessels and a new ‘state of the art’ research vessel currently in build. 

Environmental and Scientific Officer/IFCO 

Office based in Bridlington, East Yorkshire, routine duties include supporting the Authority’s marine research and survey programmes, collating and analysing data and producing reports. The role also involves supporting a wide variety of operational activity throughout the Authority’s district. You will have the drive, vision and ambition to complement this unique opportunity. Both Offshore work and occasional weekend work will be an essential part of this role. Local Government and North Eastern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority terms of appointment and conditions of service apply.  

£32,076 - £35,745 for average 37 hours per week 

Application forms and further details are available below.
For general enquries, please 
email ne-ifca@eastriding.gov.uk or contact Sarah Murray, Operational Support Manager, North Eastern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority, Town Hall, Quay Road, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO16 4LP, tel (01482 393515). Closing date for all applications: Friday 26th July 2024
The Authority is pursuing a policy of Equal Opportunities in Employment. 
 

Application Form - Environmental and Scientific Officer/IFCO
Application Form - Environmental and Scientific Officer/IFCO

 Environmental and Scientific Officer - Employee Specification
  Environmental and Scientific Officer - Job Outline

North Eastern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority is one of 10 authorities covering the English coast. Our primary statutory function is to manage the sustainable exploitation of sea fisheries resources. This is delivered through the monitoring of activities and enforcement of appropriate management measures including local and national regulations. As an Authority, we are proud of the work we do and the goals we strive to achieve. 

We have a range of roles covering both land based and offshore operations including a dedicated environmental/scientific team. The skills and experience required to fulfil our posts are often transferrable from careers in the fishing industry, mechanics, engineering, and enforcement. An interest and working knowledge of fishing practices and boat handling experience can also be advantageous. We always strive to provide opportunities to individuals that feel they have the relevant skills and qualifications to work as part of our team.

We are actively seeking interest from individuals that have experience and expertise in offshore deck work and a working knowledge of fishing practices, marine diesels and ancillary equipment. If you feel you have the relevant skills, please submit your CV and a covering statement on how you feel you can assist in all operations to deliver the Authority’s functions in relation to the management and conservation of sea fisheries resources within our district. 

Email address: ne-ifca@eastriding.gov.uk

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ne-ifca@eastriding.gov.uk

01482 393515

Town Hall,
Quay Road,
Bridlington,
YO16 4LP

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