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Site Supervisor – The River Laboratory

 £19,000 - £21,000: Initial 12 month contract

Rare opportunity to lead the day-to-day management of the FBA’s River Laboratory facility, be responsible for its safe operation, cleaning, security and for its presentation to our staff, tenants and visitors in good order. 

The FBA is seeking a Site Supervisor at our Dorset River Laboratory to ensure the smooth and safe operation of this impressive and important facility. Working with our tenants and partners such as Queen Mary’s University London and the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust, the Site Supervisor will support the work across this unique site.

Addendum to notice of the 88th AGM

Following the nomination of two additional new Board members, there is an Addendum to the agenda for the 88th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Freshwater Biological Association. Biographies and a nomination form can be found here.

Our Honorary Research Fellows will deliver a series of presentations on their recent scientific work during the afternoon, immediately before the AGM (Monday 23 October from 13.15 hrs). The agenda for the afternoon can be found here.

We would be delighted to welcome members to this stimulating opportunity to hear from our distinguished colleagues. Please let know if you plan to attend, in order that we can provide sufficient refreshments.

We look forward to seeing many of you on the 23rd.


The Annual General Meeting The Annual General Meeting of the Freshwater Biological Association has been called for Monday, 23 October 2017, at 16.30 hrs, at The Ferry Landing, Far Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0LP. Members are invited to attend and the business of the meeting will include the receipt and adoption of the Annual Report and Accounts, the election of a new President and the appointment of Members of the Board. The Annual Report and accounts are published here

Members will receive the invitation, accounts and notice of meeting directly. An afternoon Scientific Meeting will be held just prior to the AGM and details of speakers will be published here shortly.

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