Ornithologist, West Midlands.

Posted over 2 years ago by Penguin Recruitment
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £25000 - £35000 per annum
Sector Consultancy
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Sunday, 22 February 2015
Client - UK leading environmental consultancy Position - Ornithologist Salary - Depending on Experience Location - Staffordshire, West MidlandsOur client is currently in the market for an experienced Ecologist, specialising in Ornithology to join their expanding, highly experienced environmental team in Staffordshire. The role entails the candidate working on site, undertaking various ornithological and ecological surveys in accordance to small- large scale renewable energy projects (Wind farms). As a result, demonstrable experience working with wind farm developments is essential. It is vital that the candidate holds academic endeavours to at least degree level (MSc/ BSc) in a relevant discipline (Ecology/ Ornithology). The successful applicant should also be a full CIEEM member and have a full UK clean driving license. A schedule 1 birding licence would be a distinct advantage. It is required that the ideal candidate should have an experienced ecological and ornithology background and hold previous expertise working for an environmental consultancy carrying out ornithological surveys and assessments in accordance to renewable energy projects (Wind farms). Typical ornithological experience should include - vantage point surveys- common bird census surveys - bat monitoring and survey work - bird counts/ visual migration surveys The applicant should also have a fundamental understanding of environmental impact assessment, project management and report writing. Salary- £25,000- £35,000 (Negotiable on skills and experience) Interested in this vacancy or any other environmental jobs? For an informative discussion about this vacancy and other opportunities in the environmental sector please do not hesitate to contact LEWIS BUCKLEY of Penguin Recruitment on 01792 365 008, alternatively you can email your CV and we will get back to you. E-mails sent to

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