Archipelagos Institute of Marine Conservation is looking for a Marine Conservation Team Supervisor and a Marine Conservation Team Assistant Supervisor to join us as soon as possible at our research bases, located in the northeastern Aegean islands.
For almost 20 years, Archipelagos has been collecting data and monitoring important ecosystems of the region, assessing habitats and populations as well as the different factors impacting them. Knowledge acquired in this way enables us to develop successful, targeted management and conservation plans.
The focus of the marine conservation team incudes littoral ecosystems, Posidonia oceanica meadows, coralligene reef habitats, microplastic research, fisheries and aquaculture research, as well as shipping risk assessments.
More information can be found at http://archipelago.gr/en/our-work/marine-conservation/
Samos and other northeastern Aegean islands
Marine Conservation Team Supervisor: Salary plus accommodation and board
Marine Conservation Team Assistant Supervisor: Accommodation and board
Please submit a current resume, a list of three references, and a cover letter expressing your interest to Dr. Guido Pietroluongo at firstname.lastname@example.org
ESSENTIAL REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
MSc Degree in the field of ecological, environmental and/or marine sciences
Knowledge of data collection methods and research and analysis principles and techniques
Previous experience in research conservation projects and field surveys of marine habitats, marine flora species and risk assessments
Experience managing and training students and/or volunteers
Demonstrated leadership, supervision and team building skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
Ability to conduct fieldwork in all weather conditions
Ability to write scientific reports and papers
Fluency in English
Fluency in Greek (optional)
Excellent computer skills
Sincere interest in issues related to the protection of the environment
Willingness to occasionally work during weekends and holidays
Valid international driver’s license or Greek driver’s license