Water Quality Consultant


Streamlined Environmental Ltd is an employee-owned niche environmental science consultancy specializing in research and advice on all aspects of fresh, estuarine and coastal waters throughout New Zealand. Our workload is growing rapidly and we require an additional science consultant to support that growth and assist in expanding the range of services we offer. The position is located preferentially at our Hamilton office; however, we will consider other NZ locations for an outstanding candidate.

This permanent position would suit a person who has a qualification and/or experience in water quality science and who has at least 2 years' relevant experience.

We are seeking a person who has knowledge and demonstrated experience on the fate and transport of contaminants (nitrogen, phosphorus, sediment, and microbial contaminants) from land to receiving waters, and within those environments. Experience in the application of the RMA, quantitative skills and experience in the use of simulation models to address environmental management issue will be highly regarded.

A post-graduate qualification (e.g. MSc or PhD) in a relevant discipline is required, along with a full driver's licence. Experience in working in environmental consulting would be advantageous.

Position description: can be downloaded from here.

Applications close: Open until filled

How to apply for this position:

Please address the competencies and attributes identified in the position description and include your experience and skills in these specific areas in your curriculum vitae. Include referees who can be contacted by telephone or email. Written references are unnecessary.

Please email a curriculum vitae and cover letter to our administrator, Julie Grant julie@streamlined.co.nz.

Further information:

If you have questions about this position and would like more information, please contact Dr Jim Cooke jim@streamlined.co.nz or one of the other Directors listed on our website.

posted: 08 March 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.