Ecologist

Location
Cardiff
Salary
£23000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted
05 Sep 2018
Closes
05 Oct 2018
Ref
JSM 11832
Contact
Jeremy Money
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Join one of the UK's most highly regarded consultancies, with a reputation for outstanding work, fantastic culture and continuous progression and learning.

This exceptional opportunity would suit an ambitious and dynamic Ecologist with upwards of 2 years industry experience.

You will be joining an established team at Consultant/Senior level. You will play a key role within the group.

My client is one of the UK's leading consultancy firms, comprising of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists. You'll be working alongside many of the UK's leading professionals on a range of high profile projects Nationally and Internationally.
In this exciting role, you will prepare, manage and execute, the delivery of ecological services across a wide range of projects sectors including energy, water, transport, residential and mixed-use schemes.
You will provide support to the wider environmental management and EIA team on individual projects.
You will undertake a range of habitat, vegetation and species surveys, technical reporting, provision of ecological design advice, site supervision and liaison with clients and colleagues.
The role will provide you with experience of working on a range of modern, innovative survey methods and techniques, including remote mammal monitoring using trail cameras, static and mobile bat recording and use of tablet technology to rapidly gather and send field data to servers.
The client also anticipates growth in ecology advisory services and policy related assignments giving you valuable experience in this area as well.

Location
Cardiff

Skills/Experience
*Extensive experience in a range of ecological surveys - including habitat surveys and protected species surveys for birds, mammals and herpetofauna
*Proven success of working in a team environment
*Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office range of software including GIS and tablet technology
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*Full driving licence

Qualifications
*Bachelor Degree in Ecology or related subject
*Ideally CIEEM membership

Rewards & Benefits
My client offers a highly competitive salary along with a range of exciting benefits. They also offer a highly flexible working environment to suit your personal situation. My client offers comprehensive training as well this, there is great scope for further progression and salary enhancement. This is an exceptional opportunity to join an ambitious business with significant growth plans ahead.
Even if you are even cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.