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Rehabilitation Specialist

Job Information
SalaryR600k – R300k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc degree in Ecology or Natural Sciences (or similar)
Experience3- 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

Job Description

A medium sized Consulting company with international offices is looking to hire a Rehabilitation Specialist.

Minimum requirements:

• BSc degree in Ecology or Natural Sciences (or similar)

• 3- 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

• General understanding of soil science and how soils relate to rehabilitation.

• Basic knowledge related to plants and suitable plants for rehabilitation (especially grasses that can be utilised for rehabilitation).

• Basic background relating to wetland assessments and practical knowledge on the principles of wetland rehabilitation.

• Legal knowledge associated with rehabilitation, specifically related to the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act and the National Environmental Management Act

• Strong background related in the mining industry

Your responsibilities will include:

• Compilation of rehabilitation plans, rehabilitation monitoring and audits.

• Assist with costings for financial provision.

• Understanding and applying different techniques that can be used for rehabilitation.

• Understanding of practical methods of rehabilitation that are both feasible and cost effective.

• Identification of potential shortcomings related to existing sites that have been rehabilitated and how to address these shortcomings.

• Identifying monitoring protocols that can be implemented post rehabilitation to monitor the success of rehabilitation.

• Networking and growing strong relationships with clients and other partners in the market.

• Identifying and tracking Rehabilitation and Land-Use Planning trends, best practices, frameworks, and standards and communicating those relevant to internal and external stakeholders and using information to develop new services and client offering.

• Delivering multiple project tasks or components, including proposals.

Should you meet the above requirements, please send a detailed CV to or call Roxanne/Hannah/Stella on 021 555 0432.

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