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RECRUITING: Environmental Technical Officer

The Trent Rivers Trust

is looking for an

Environmental Technical Officer

This is an excellent opportunity to join the growing Trent Rivers Trust team, in a role where you will use your technical expertise and environmental knowledge to support the delivery of a wide range of projects. We need a new officer to design and deliver natural flood management and river restoration projects across the Trent catchment.

Applicants will have a good understanding of the water environment, familiarity with GIS and CAD design and at least two years’ experience of practical environmental project delivery.

Home Based – Ideally full-time, but would consider part-time for the right candidate – Permanent

Starting salary £23,790 pro rata depending on experience

You can view the full job description HERE


Applicants wishing to apply for the post must complete the application form HERE and forward this to before the closing date

Closing date for applications: midday, Monday 5th July 2020

CVs and other forms of application will not be accepted.

No agency applications, please.

If you have any questions about the role, please contact


TRT Welcomes New Chief Executive, Matt Easter

Matt Easter is the new Chief Executive of The Trent Rivers Trust. He takes up the role on 6 May 2020.

Joining the Trust Matt continues a career of over 20 years working in environmental sustainability. Most recently Sustrans’ Midlands and East Director he has considerable experience working and leading in the charitable sector.

The appointment of The Trent Rivers Trust’s first full time CEO reflects our recent growth and successes. Outgoing CEO Chloe Palmer led the Trust for nearly 8 years, expanding our work, impact and team, bringing huge benefits for the Trent’s rivers, streams and wetlands.


TRT welcomes Gail Pickles as Engagement Officer

The Trent Rivers Trust has appointed Gail Pickles to a newly-created role of Engagement Officer.

Gail, a water ecologist and health and wellbeing practitioner, will support TRT’s work to improve water quality by working with local people and businesses to think and engage with their rivers differently.

The aim is to help foster valuable connections with the urban river environment to ultimately improve the rivers and bring wellbeing benefits too.