Senior Ecologist

Posted over 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £28k - £30k dependant on experience with an attractive benefits package.
Sector Energy / Carbon Management, EIA
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Thursday, 16 July 2015
Are you an ecologist looking to take the next step in your career? Do you want to work for an award winning multi-disciplinary who pride themselves on the development of their employees? If so this could be the role for you. Our client is entering an exciting period of growth and are looking to add an experienced ecologist to their busy team in Hertfordshire The successful candidate will be an integral part of their internationally recognised ecology team. You will be involved in a rage of projects from large infrastructure projects to a variety of smaller developments as well as more unusual projects for nature conservation, charities and government bodies. You will be supported by team leaders and you will be required to mentor junior staff. In return our client will provide a market leading salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to rapidly progress your career. Location Hertfordshire Responsibilities The main responsibilities of this role will include:  Co-ordinating and undertaking Phase 1 habitat and protected species surveys Designing and implementing mitigation strategies Financial management of projects Production of tenders and reports Project management, report writing and delivery Senior Consultants will also have the additional responsibility of managing and mentoring more junior members of the team.  This will include supporting and directing their workload, appraisals and managing any performance management issues. Capabilities and Qualifications: Previous experience in ecological consultancy essential Ecological survey experience Experience in project management  Candidate must have Relevant degree in ecology or related field Protected species licences essential, especially Bat or Great Crested Newts Full driving licence Excellent written and verbal communication skills Good team ethic, with the ability to work independently Enthusiasm, energy and drive to develop skills and deliver projects to the highest standard Report writing experience Contact Us; If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Greg Snook ( , however if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role. This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates, JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape. Phone - 01934 312 155 Email -  Website -   Twitter - @JSMAssociates

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