Senior Ecologist

Job Title: Senior Ecologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH28362
Contact Name: Barrie Dempster
Contact Email:

My client is looking to recruit two new, experienced and ambitious consultants to join their practice

and to help lead the business into the future. A good educational background, leadership skills and proven driving experience are essential. You will hold UK species survey licences and site specific licences for bats in particular and for other UK species are desirable. A flexible and enthusiastic attitude and your ability to fit in with and complement a small and existing team of consultants is essential.

My client is a small, family-based company with nine employees offering an Ecological Consultancy service to all from private home owners to all aspects of industry and specialising in the rail industry.
Offering Preliminary Ecological Appraisals and general ecology surveys followed by specialist surveys as required including badger surveys, great crested newt surveys, bat surveys, dormouse surveys, reptile surveys, water vole and otter surveys, crayfish surveys, etc.

These are supplemented by the preparation of reports, mitigation strategies, licence
applications and the supervision of mitigation measures to completion. The range of works they undertake is wide and varied and offers a challenge to the right candidates.

Carrying out local surveys, particularly bat surveys in the region in and around
Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire, they are also RISQS approved to work on the railway network, for Network Rail and all major contractors. This work involves more extensive travel to sites across the

We look forward to receiving your application. For further information, then please contact Barrie Dempster at ALLEN & YORK LTD on 01202 888986 or email