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Ecologist

Posted over 2 years ago
Location Berkshire
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £20-29K
Sector Agriculture / Forestry / Fisheries, Consultancy, EIA, Renewables
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Friday, 15 May 2015
Our client is a professional multi disciplinary consultancy founded with the aim of providing a high quality cost effective Ecological Consultancy to clients in both the private and public sector. They are currently looking to recruit an Ecologist for their office in Berkshire. The successful candidate required will have: A good degree in an ecology/biology-based subject At least 3 years' experience within an ecological consultancy A full clean UK driving license Ideally a protected species licence(s) Experience at surveying (Phase 1, protected species, EcIA, BREEAM/CfSH) Experience in applying for, and securing, EPS licenses Ability to identify baseline Ecological constraints during site visits A good, working understanding of relevant UK and EU legislation and policies Liaising with third parties (NE, LPAs) Experience of the EIA/AA process and BREEAM/CfSH assessments Experience leading surveys and mini projects The ideal candidate will also be positive, enthusiastic and passionate about ecology, as well as being able to organise jobs and complete concise reports.  In return, our client is offering an attractive salary package and the opportunity to work within a strong ecological team.