HLF Moor Than Meets The Eye Moorland Bird survey data volunteer

Posted:
Tuesday 23 August 2016
Vacancy type:
Office and administration
Location:
South West England Regional Office

What we're looking for

To produce a report on the HLF funded MTMTE Moorland Bird survey and pull together baseline data for this nationally important area. We aim to upload all species observation data to Merlin, to make our data resource as comprehensive as possible and bring all records onto a single queryable platform.

The skills you need

Basic literacy, numeracy and computing skills. Ability to concentrate and to reproduce data accurately and methodically - essential. Ability (after initial induction) to work without close supervision – but speedy responses will be forthcoming to any queries. Self-motivating and organising and not averse to repetitive work. An interest in conservation is a definite advantage. Data analysis and report writing skills (optional).

Your time

Minimum:
2 days per week
Duration:
September - November 2016
Period:
Autumn

What's in it for you?

The opportunity to contribute to analysing and reporting RSPB survey data. Learn/develop skills while working in a friendly and supportive office environment in the nature conservation sector and make a difference for species conservation on Dartmoor.

How to apply

Contact

Kevin Rylands, South West England Regional Office
Tel: 01392 432691
Email: Kevin.Rylands@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be reimbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

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