Senior Ecologist

£35000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Bens
17 Sep 2018
17 Oct 2018
JSM 11836
Jeremy Money
Full Time
Contract Type
Join one of the UK's most highly regarded consultancies, with a reputation for outstanding work, fantastic culture and continuous progression and learning.

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.


Preferred Experience
*experience in a range of ecological surveys - including habitat surveys and protected species surveys for birds, mammals and herpetofauna
*Demonstrable skills and experience of assessments, including BREEAM (or equivalent), EcIA and/or HRA
*Strong problem solving ability, with innovative and creative solutions
*Team player
*Significant experience of working in the consultancy sector for a range of clients
*Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office range of software including GIS and tablet technology
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*Full driving licence
*Bachelor Degree in Ecology or related subject
*Full CIEEM membership or working towards

Rewards & Benefits
Our client offers a highly competitive salary along with a range of exciting benefits. This is an exceptional opportunity to join an ambitious business with significant growth plans ahead. My client offers a lot of training as well as great scope for progression and reward. You will have significant input in to the growth and development of the business.
Even if you are even cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.

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