Ecology Consultant

Recruiter
Calibre Search
Location
Altrincham
Salary
£22000.00 - £31000 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An experienced Ecology Consultant is required to help with the delivery of projects including large worldwide recognised rail infrastructure for the likes of the HS2, electrification throughout the UK for national grid, government framework and small to large residential developments for the UK's leading home developers.

Job Description

As an ecologist, you will be based in the Gateshead office and will be required to assist in the continued delivery of specialist environmental consultancy services. Duties will principally involve project management covering all aspects of preliminary ecological appraisal, targeted protected species surveys, ecological clerk of works and the associated technical report writing. Ability to travel and work throughout the North East /North of England and to hold a newt licence is essential, Class 2 Bat licence will be hugely advantageous.

From day one, you will have the chance to gain exposure to project management, client liaison and independence with the help of 15+ Principal Ecologist based all over the UK.

To progress you will need to have,
*Relevant degree in ecology or directly related subject
*Relevant consultancy experience with a strong focus on preliminary ecological assessments, Phase 1 ecological survey and planning support.
*Excellent understanding of UK nature conservation legislation, including environmental impact assessments and planning guidance.
*Good report writing skills.
*Proven experience of working in a team delivering projects on-time and to tight deadlines.
*Hold a newt licence and preferably a class 2 bat licence


If you would like to know more about this role, do not hesitate to contact Cory on the Calibre Search Manchester office

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