Senior Ecologist

£35000 Per Annum dependent on experience
12 Sep 2013
10 Oct 2013
Tom Wood
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Senior Ecologist

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: up to £35,000 depending on experience

Location: Manchester Consultant: Tom Wood

Experience: ECC71

The Organisation: The Green Recruitment Company is representing an industry leading multidisciplinary engineering consultancy in their search for a Senior Ecologist based in Manchester. The company are involved in some of the world’s largest infrastructure and construction projects. The Senior Ecologist will be based in the growing Manchester office with excellent opportunities for career progression with continued industry leading training.

The Role: Recent growth has resulted in new hiring at the company including for a Senior Ecologist. The successful candidate will join a newly-expanded team with line management responsibilities. The salary and precise job specification will be dependent on experience and as such a wide range of candidates are encouraged to apply. A bat and great crested newt license are essential for this role however and experience of securing European protected species (EPS) licenses will be a significant advantage.

Person Specification:

* First degree in ecology/biology-based subject

* Current full and clean UK driving license and own vehicle

* Ideally, membership of IEEM

* Report writing skills

* Project management skills

* A working knowledge of relevant UK and EU legislation and policy

* Ideally 10 years’ similar work experience

* Knowledge of UK fauna and flora

* Licensed to work with legally protected species, particularly bats and great crested newts

* Experience of applying for and securing EPS licenses

* Knowledge of EIA/AA processes

To apply for this role please send your CV to:

Tom Wood

Please get in touch with any queries on:

+44(0) 203 002 2877

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies