Rehabilitation Specialist - Apply

  • Posted on : 6/11/2024
  • Job Location : Johannesburg
  • Compensation : Attractive package
  • Type : Permanent


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.