Our client is one of the UK's leading environmental companies. They specialise in ensuring environmental compliance for construction and development projects using sound, best practice environmental management techniques.
They are currently looking to employ an Ecologist to enhance their team in Hampshire.
The successful candidate will be expected to provide specialist advice to high standards including for protected species assessment; habitat translocation, habitat creation and management, site restoration and rehabilitation, specialist services for planning applications, environmental impact assessments and appropriate assessments.
The ideal candidate will have:
-Minimum 3 years experience
-Phase 1 habitat survey and NVC capability and knowledge of protected species
-Experience of EIA
-Protected species survey licence
-Existing experience in a similar role in consultancy
-Undertaken a project management role in preparing mitigation reports and managing projects under European protected species licence
-A strong understanding of biodiversity issues
-Good communication and IT skills
In return, the company is offering a competitive salary for the successful candidate.