Vacancy - Biological Field Technician


Biological Field Technician

West Coast 1 Wind Farm near Vredenburg on the west coast, Western Cape, South Africa

Arcus Consultancy Services South Africa (Pty) Ltd is looking for a subconsultant on a fixed term 12-month contract, based near Vredenburg on the west coast, to conduct daily carcass searches (Monday – Friday) on an operational wind energy facility.

The Role:

  • Search designated areas beneath wind turbines for bird and bat carcasses;
  • Work in a team of two alongside a Senior Biological Field Technician; and
  • Collect corresponding data and photographs of the carcasses.

Skills & Experience:

  • National Senior (Matric) Certificate;
  • Follow all safety and work protocols of the operational wind energy facility;
  • Skilled use of global positioning system (GPS) devices and equipment;
  • Physically fit and healthy;
  • Be comfortable with hazards typical of the environment; and
  • Be willing to undergo a full medical assessment prior to appointment.

The remuneration for this role is ZAR 5 179 per month.

Please send a cover letter and CV to