Ecology Specialist - Ref No. 137AM21

Role: Ecology Specialist

Area: Asset Management

Location: National

Reference Number: 137AM21

Closing date for applications: 26 October 2021

Irish Water currently has a number of Wastewater Discharge Licence Applications and Certificates of Authorisation in progress with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Part of the licence application and certificate of authorisation process requires an Appropriate Assessment in accordance with Regulation 42(8)(a) of the European Communities (Birds and Natural Habitats) Regulations 2011 and 2013, of the proposed discharges. These Appropriate Assessments are being completed by resources employed by Irish Water.

The Ecology Specialist will manage resources employed by Irish Water to complete the required Appropriate Assessments and undertake technical evaluation / recommendations on these ecological assessments, and ensure the protection of the Natura 2000 Network.