SAPRI_Jobs_Tope Predators_MIMMP (1)The South African Environmental Observation Network (SAEON) Egagasini Node, based in Cape Town, Western Cape, requires the services of a Top Predator Monitoring Coordinator responsible for the day-to-day operational and logistical management of the Marion Island Marine Mammal Programme (MIMMP), and the Albatross & Petrel Programme (APP), as part of the South African Polar Research Infrastructure (SAPRI). 

As per job advertisement:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day responsibility for operational and logistical management of the MIMMP and APP program
  • Liaising with Mammal Research Institute (University of Pretoria) to ensure successful transfer of MIMMP to SAPRI
  • Liaising with Percy FitzPatrick Institute for African Ornithology (University of Cape Town) to ensure successful transfer of APP to SAPRI
  • Oversight of MIMMP and APP field personnel team selection, training and supervision for continued collection of long-term monitoring data
  • Raw data integrity and workflow to SAPRI – DPS oversight
  • Equipment and consumable management and procurement
  • Upkeeping of permits, ethics and reporting administration

Apply before: 07 November 2023

View the full job advert here:

Top Predator Monitoring Coordinator at NRF National Research Foundation job in Foreshore, Western Cape | CareerJunction 


Anche Louw, South African Polar Research Infrastructure, 26 October 2023 

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