Graduate Ecologist - Glasgow

Penguin Recruitment
11 Jan 2018
14 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Ecologist - Glasgow

Our client is a leading Environmental Consultancy with over 20 year's experience of successfully helping clients to achieve their goals. They are a trusted advisor to clients across a broad range of sectors, including renewables, energy networks, ports and harbours, minerals, residential and commercial.

As a result of their continued success, our client is now looking to recruit an enthusiastic Graduate Ecologist to join their Glasgow offices.

This exciting role will include:

*Compilation of desk studies and literature reviews;

*Basic Phase 1 Habitat surveying;

*Protected Species surveying (incl. bats, badger, otter, water vole etc.);

*The preparation of survey reports;

*Preparation of fee proposals and survey methods;

To be successful in your application, your skills and experience will include:

*A MSc and/or BSc in Ecology or a related discipline

*A thorough understanding of current environmental legislation and policy trends;

*A Student or Graduate member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) and/or of the Association of Environmental and Ecological Clerks of Works (AEECoW);

*Ability to work confidently as part of a team and independently;

*Flexibility; comfortable with working irregular hours and working at night;

*Full UK drivers licence required for frequent site visits.

It is also beneficial for candidates to have experience working for a UK based consultancy or local authority completing Phase 1 Habitat Surveys.

This role offers a flexible working environment, a competitive salary and exciting in-house training.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Katy on (01792) 362015 or please email an up-to-date CV to:

We have many more vacancies available on our website at This is a permanent role.

Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency with respect to this position.