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Ecologist

Posted over 1 year ago by JSM Associates
Location
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £22k-£27k dependant on experience
Sector Consultancy, Ecology
Posted over 1 year ago
Apply by Monday, 15 February 2016
Due to their continued success a well-regarded independent Ecology consultancy seek to add an ambitious Ecologist their team. Our client is a well-established consultancy with offices based in a historic market town in Staffordshire. They work across a broad range projects across the Midlands and North West. The ideal candidate will be an experienced consultant with the capability to offer a number of Ecological services across numerous sectors.  Location Staffordshire Responsibilities •    Phase 1 Habitat Surveys •    Protected species and vegetation surveys •    Communicating with clients by telephone, letters and reports •    Assist in Implementing mitigation and enhancement strategies •    Providing ecological watching briefs •    Assist in Protected species licences (Bats & GCN). Capabilities and Qualifications: Candidate must have •    Proven experience of surveying protected species and vegetation •    Good report writing and communication skills •    Implementation of planning policy and legislation for nature conservation •    At least one year of previous experience in the industry •    Hold a NE survey licence for bats and be competent at Preliminary Roost Assessments, emergence / re-entry surveys, activity transects and advising on mitigation. •    At least 1-year experience consultancy experience •    Person Specification •    Able to demonstrate good all round ecological knowledge; and •    Able to demonstrate understanding of nature conservation and planning legislation •    Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately to internal and external contacts verbally and through written communication •    Be able to demonstrate an interest in business development •    Flexible approach to working as part of a team or individually •    Full clean driving licence with access to own vehicle Qualifications: •    HND or BSc in Ecology or closely related subject •    Member of CIEEM or IEMA or in application stage of membership     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 (Greg@jsm-associates.co.uk) , 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. Phone - 01934 312 155 Email - Greg@jsm-associates.co.uk  Website - www.jsm-associates.co.uk   Twitter - @JSMAssociates

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