Experienced Ecologist

Posted almost 2 years ago
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Salary Negotiable
Sector Agriculture / Forestry / Fisheries, Consultancy, EIA, Renewables
Posted almost 2 years ago
Apply by Monday, 23 November 2015
Our client are a growing Ecological Consultancy who are now seeking to recruit an Experienced Ecologist who is location in Derbyshire. Job Role:  To help manage projects, complete a range of surveys, write a range of reports, licence applications and other related written elements. Experience and demonstrable competence surveying herpetofauna, mammals and botany would be essential, other areas of specialism such as ornithology or EIA production would be viewed as beneficial. The ideal candidate will have: - At least one degree in Ecology or a related field would be minimum qualification criteria -At least 4 years of Ecological Consultancy experience (or a much longer term of experience for non-consultancy backgrounds)  -A Natural England survey licences for at least one protected group or species, potentially with experience of applying for mitigation licences -Have or be eligible to apply for full CIEEM Membership -Have GIS and/or AutoCAD mapping experience -Will be able to manage multiple ecological projects simultaneously and to have botanical survey ability sufficient to complete Phase 1 Habitat Surveys of a range of habitats -You must have a proven track record in Ecological Consultancy, confident taking the lead on surveys and managing projects, yet modest enough to provide assistance to colleagues at any grade whenever this is needed. -You must have a full UK driving licence and have access to a vehicle In return our client offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package.