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|Job Type||Full Time|
Digby Wells Environmental, a service provider to the resources industry, is looking for Manager: Rehabiltation. This individual will be responsible for providing advice, formulating rehabilitation plans and strategies, conducting field research and contributing to the growth of the Rehabilitation Unit.
The successful incumbent will have a BSc degree in Ecology or Natural Sciences (or similar) with approximately 6 - 10 years’ experience.
Manage and contribute to the compilation of rehabilitation plans and financial provision estimates;
Thorough understanding of soil science and how soils relate to rehabilitation;
Knowledge related to plants and suitable plants for rehabilitation (especially grasses that can be utilised for rehabilitation);
Thorough understanding of different techniques that can be used for rehabilitation;
Basic background relating to wetland assessments and practical knowledge on the principles of wetland rehabilitation;
Understanding of practical methods of rehabilitation that are both feasible and cost effective;
Understanding of ecological principles and the impacts of mining on these both pre and post mining;
Legal knowledge associated with rehabilitation, as well as international standards and guidelines;
Identification of potential shortcomings related to existing sites that have been rehabilitated and how to address these shortcomings;
Monitoring protocols that can be implemented post rehabilitation to monitor the success of rehabilitation;
Must be able to interact with multiple consulting disciplines;
Lead the marketing of the company’s different rehabilitation services we offer (rehabilitation plans; rehabilitation monitoring and audits);
Strong background related to the mining industry;
Must be innovative; and
French and Spanish Language skills would be beneficial.
In order to ensure SUSTAINABILITY in our environment and our business this role will be required to live and uphold the following values:
Demonstrating INTEGRITY and HONESTY at all times;
Acting in a PROFESSIONAL manner;
Working together as a TEAM;
Delivering FLEXIBLE and PRAGMATIC solutions;
Demonstrating PASSION; and
Being FUTURE FOCUSED.