Ecologist/Senior Ecologist

22000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
28 Aug 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Ecologist/Senior Ecologist - Weston-super-Mare

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the West Country for an experienced Ecologist or Senior Ecologist to join a growing ecological consultancy. Operating throughout the UK with clients across the public, private and commercial sectors; our client provide expert advice and technical solutions ensuring each projects' needs are met throughout its lifecycle.

Duties of a successful Ecologist/Senior Ecologist in this position will comprise of supporting the delivery of ecological projects. Specifically, you will be tasked with undertaking a range of fieldwork such as ecological surveys including (particularly habitat assessments and protected species surveys) and office-based duties such as preparing reports, applications and similar documents.

Essential Skills and Qualifications

* At least one degree in Ecology or a related discipline.

* Excellent communication skills (verbal and report writing).

* Demonstrable knowledge of the planning system and relevant UK and EU wildlife legislation.

* Experience of undertaking habitat and protected species surveys.

* At least one protected species survey licence.

* Computer literate and proficient in the use of Microsoft Office.

* CIEEM membership (or eligible).

* Full, clean UK driving licence.

Ideal candidates for this Ecologist/Senior Ecologist role will be reliable team players with a desire to progress their career. If you have a passion for wildlife and the environment and are looking to work on some exciting development projects, our client want to hear from you! They can offer a competitive salary and a superb benefits package including excellent ongoing career development and training opportunities, flexible working options and use of company vehicles.

To be considered click apply on this advert or if you are interested in learning more about this Ecologist/Senior Ecologist role contact our Ecology specialist Kirsty Drane at Zodiac Recruitment