Consultant/Senior Ecologist - Petersfield

Job Title: Consultant/Senior Ecologist - Petersfield
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Petersfield, Hampshire
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH23222_1490009624
Contact Name: Josh Blanchard
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Job Published: about 4 years ago

Consultant Ecologist - Petersfield

My client is a rail consultancy, looking to expand into ecology. They have established teams working in forestry, powerline, waterways and highways, with established plans for expansion in 2017.

Who you are:

  • Inspection of sites for clients ranging from a simple walkthrough survey / watching brief - to providing Phase I Habitat Survey and setting out mitigating procedures
  • Candidate will be required to periodically visit sites to conduct site surveys & checks and to provide relevant toolbox talks to the teams concerning ecological issues
  • Professional report writing skills with a good command of the English language
  • Candidate needs to be proactive and able to make decisions e.g.: to organise additional support where required, such as setting out reptile mats, conducting searches etc
  • Candidate should hold one or two protected species licences, such as Reptile / Bat / Badger
  • To provide training and support to other ecological staff members
  • Be willing to travel daily to site and/or stay away in accommodation (organised and paid for by company) where working over 1.5 hours' drive from office

What's on offer:

  • Full time contract with holiday pay
  • A career for the right person, as opposed to a fixed-term contract
  • Vehicle provided for business purposes
  • Salary in region of £30k+ for the right candidate - with potential overtime
  • Hours will be roughly 08:00 - 17:00 Monday to Friday, with a degree of flexibility

To find out more, call Josh Blanchard on 01202 888986 today!