A sophisticated criminal cyber-attack has had a major impact on the way SEPA works. We are working through all the services that we provide to understand what we need to do in the short and longer term to restore services. We are approaching this work with a sense of urgency.
- Check the service status
- Approach to Delivery of Services Until June 2021
- Information about the cyber-attack
Service status update 10 June 2021: Recruitment enquiries
Recruitment activity is currently on hold. There may, on an exceptional basis, be a need to recruit to a small number of business critical vacancies. These will be advertised on this page, with details of how to apply.
What should you do now?
If you applied for a vacancy that was advertised in December 2020/January 2021, we thank you for your application, but regret that we are unable to progress it further. Current business critical vacancies are advertised below with details of how to apply
Next update: 18 June 2021
- Senior Environment Protection Officer closes Tuesday 8 June
- Environment Protection Officer closes Tuesday 15 June
- Specialist 1 closes Tuesday 15 June
- Specialist 2 closes Tuesday 15 June
- Lead Manager Communications Digital closes Sunday 27 June
SEPA employs a diverse workforce across 24 offices throughout Scotland. Our staff members receive excellent terms and conditions of employment, which SEPA will continue to review, together with its overall approach to reward, ensuring that they continue to meet the needs of a modern employer and diverse workforce.
Our terms and conditions include competitive salaries, flexible working arrangements, the opportunity to join our pension scheme and many other benefits.
This section lists the full range of benefits available to SEPA staff and provides information on our equality and diversity policy.