Earth Observation Technician

fixed term contract to 31 March 2018
22500 p.a. plus up to 9% employer pension contribution

Do you Love Yorkshire, Love Wildlife? Are you as committed as we are to creating a Yorkshire rich in wildlife for everyone? We are one of the UK's fastest growing environmental organisations and seek to appoint an Earth Observation Technician based at our Skipton office.

The Earth Observation Technician role is a key part of the Yorkshire Peat Partnership team. The post holder will implement a range of EO and GIS application protocols and techniques for data processing, analysis and interpretation of earth observation data.

As well as being passionate and enthusiastic about our mission to secure Living Landscapes and Living Seas, you will have experience of Remote Sensing and GIS software and be experienced in using and analysing EO data including optical, multispectral and SAR. You will have excellent communication skills with a keen interest in the work of the Yorkshire Peat Partnership and a willingness to be flexible, responding to changing circumstance to assist with a number of tasks at short notice.

See for more details or ring the office for an application pack: 01904 659570 or e-mail

Please note we don't accept CVs

Application closing date: 9 am on Thursday 16 February 2017; interviews: Thursday 9 March 2017.

YWT Company 409650; Charity no. 210807.

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust is an equal opportunities employer

posted: 25 January 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.