Site Technicians Required

Role: Site Technician/Senior Site Technician

Five Rivers Environmental Contracting Ltd is a specialist environmental contracting company with a head office located in the Woodford valley, Wiltshire.  Founded in 1994, we have over 20 years of experience dedicated to nature conservation and habitat creation, restoration and management, particularly on environmentally sensitive and challenging sites.

Apprenticeships Available


Course: Level 2 Diploma and NVQ in General Construction Ops.

You will be joining a staff of twenty-five covering work in all areas of the UK, with a direct focus within the site team which consists of Site Manager, Site Foreman, Senior Site Technicians and Site Technicians. Each of the team members has skills and specialities which allow for a vast range of knowledge and experience sharing.

Five Rivers are Recruiting – Spring 2018

Do to expansion we are recruiting for the following positions:

Operations Manager (Salisbury based)

Site Manager (Salisbury based)

Site Supervisors (Salisbury based)

Project Manager (Midlands based) – advert to follow

Project Assistants (Salisbury based)

Project Assistants (Midlands based) – advert to follow

Seasonal Fisheries Assistants x 4 (Based in either Salisbury or Kent/Sussex)

If interested please send in a CV and covering letter to

Aquatic Ecologist / Senior Ecologist

We are looking to recruit an Aquatic Ecologist / Senior Aquatic Ecologist to carry out field work, macroinvertebrate laboratory analysis and reporting. For the right candidate there will be opportunities for business development and contract management. We carry out pre-and post aquatic monitoring for many of our restoration schemes, as well as providing data collection and consultancy services for a range of clients across the UK.

Five Rivers Are Recruiting!


We are looking for motivated people who would like to work on river restoration and conservation projects within our Operations Team. If you want to work outdoors on conservation projects and enhancing habitats, please apply via the following links:

Christmas and New Year Closure

Merry Christmas from the team at Five Rivers!

Five Rivers are closing for a two week period over Christmas, and we’ll be back raring to go on the 3rd January.  If you need to get in touch please leave a message and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

Water Meadow Restoration

Watermeadow Restoration

We are delighted to be working on the restoration of the Lower Woodford Watermeadows SSSI*, a system of floated water meadows that were thought to have been constructed in 1660.  Under this Higher Level Stewardship scheme we are restoring the bedwork in three fields as well as creating a number of wetland features.

This is just one of the River and Wetland services we offer, get in touch for more details.

*Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI)