Associate / Principal Ecologist

Posted over 2 years ago
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £30-40K
Sector Agriculture / Forestry / Fisheries, Consultancy, EIA, Renewables
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Sunday, 21 June 2015
Our client a leading Ecology Consultancy are now looking to recruit an Associate / Principal Ecologist to join their team in Worcestershire. The role will suit an experienced Ecological Consultant, who will play a crucial role in co-ordinating ecological services and supporting junior staff.You will be expected to work closely alongside your colleagues in order to ensure tasks are undertaken on time and to a consistently high standard. The ability to organise and prioritise your own workload in a fast-paced environment is essential. Person Specification: -Excellent written and verbal communication skills. -At least 7 years ecological consultancy experience. -Established area(s) of specialism combined with excellent all round field skills. -Proficiency with protected species work, including obtaining EPS Mitigation (development) licences (for bats and/or gcn) and personal survey licences. -Full working knowledge of relevant wildlife/environmental legislation and policy, the planning process, EIA and Appropriate Assessment. -Excellent project delivery and project management skills. -Commercial awareness. -Full CIEEM membership. You must have a full UK driving licence and in return our client offer a generous benefits package