One Senior Field Assistant will be recruited as part of the larger Gough Island Restoration Programme to carry out bird monitoring and other field work on Gough Island, including supporting activities for the mouse eradication operation and control (using herbicide) of an invasive plant Sagina procumbens. The post holder will work along side two Field Assistants. All three posts will be for a period of 15 months, consisting of pre-deployment training and around 13 months deployment on Gough Island. Gough Island (6,500 ha) is located in the South Atlantic and is part of the Tristan da Cunha archipelago, widely considered as one of the most important seabird breeding sites in the world. Working in partnership with the Tristan da Cunha Island Council, Birdlife South Africa, Island Conserv

Want to find out more about this job? Register as a member today to view the full details of this and 8,000 conservation jobs each year, along with many other career-boosting benefits