Consultant Ecologist- UK wide

Job Title: Consultant Ecologist- UK wide
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH26105
Contact Name: Paul Carter
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Consultant ecologists required for a number of roles. Can be based from Cardiff, Blackburn, Leeds, Sheffield, Manchester, Carlisle or London

Consultant ecologists with experience in undertaking PEAs and leading phase one surveys across a range of habitats, are needed to join one of severral teams across the UK.
My client is a well know multidisciplinary consultancy and requires commercial ecologists to assist in the assessing of sites in order to preserve protected species.

Key Responsibilities:

Lead and undertake Preliminary Ecological Appraisals

Design, plan and undertake a variety of fauna and flora ecological surveys (taking a lead role with Phase 1 habitat surveys and floral or protected species surveys dependent upon individual specialisms)

Produce associated reports to a high quality and in line with the company standards.

Assist with ecological mitigation design and other tasks as necessary.

Train and mentor junior staff as a part of their professional progression/growth.

Requirements: (Desirable)

You will hold one or more protected species licences (Natural England and/or Natural Resources Wales).

You should have a working knowledge of the planning system as it affects ecological issues.

Experience in NVC or lower plant surveys or a desire to develop such skills would be of interest.

Bat and/or great crested newt survey licences are particularly desirable.

Experience of input into BREEAM and/or CEEQUAL Assessments

Call Paul Carter on 01202888986 ext 209 for more information