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Marine Trophic Ecologist - Scientific Officer

REF: IRC220058

DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI)

SALARY: £26,413 - £27,544

LOCATION: AFBI Newforge, Belfast

This position offers the opportunity to work as an integral part of a research project, undertaking both field and laboratory based work to provide pivotal data for the development of multi-species modelling. You will be expected to plan and coordinate the sampling, processing and analysis of diet information from a wide range of marine species which will provide critical inputs to the national and international fish stock assessment process.

 Further appointments may be made from this competition should AFBI positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.

 For more detailed information, including the duties and responsibilities of the post and the criteria to be used during the recruitment and selection process, please click on the Candidate Information Booklet link below.

In order to apply for this position, please click on the "Apply for this job online" link below to register to this vacancy and to submit an online application.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:
HRConnect, PO Box 1089, The Metro Building, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW. Telephone: 0800 1 300 330. Email:

 All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC220058

 Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Friday 4th August 2017.

Applications are particularly welcomed from Roman Catholics and Females as these groups are currently under-represented within AFBI.

 AFBI is an Equal Opportunities Employer