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Senior Ecologist - Winchester

Posted almost 2 years ago
Location Winchester
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Up to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Sector Environment Management, Ecology
Posted almost 2 years ago
Apply by Sunday, 10 January 2016
Our client is looking to recruit a Senior Ecologist with Bat License to join their Winchester Team. Our client is an environmental consultancy that provides a comprehensive portfolio of services designed to address all domestic and European legislative directives. Our client delivers environmental excellence and compliance on behalf of their customers, these include; architects, planners, home builders and large engineering companies. Experience Candidates will have a degree or equivalent in a relevant ecological discipline and have considerable consultancy experience, meeting and advising clients, and liaising with statutory bodies and planning authorities on wildlife issues in the planning process. Candidates will have experience in implementing surveys and mitigation schemes for protected species and will also have relevant survey and development licences including Bat License. Our client loves confident individuals who can lead and train less experienced ecologists, and write and professionally review outgoing reports. The role will require detailed knowledge of relevant aspects of UK and EU environmental legislation in relation to protected habitats and species, and Habitats Regulations Assessments. Requirements Degree Educated (Ecology related) Bat License (stage 2) Other protected species licence advantageous  (GCN, Dormouse etc) Detailed knowledge of relevant aspects of UK and EU environmental legislation Extensive experience in report writing Extended Phase 1 Survey Phase 2 Survey Extensive staff and project management experience A strong communicator If you are interested in applying then please contact Mindful Talent at info@mindfultalent.co.uk or you can call us direct on +44 131 668 3783