Senior Ecologist -Surrey

Job Title: Senior Ecologist -Surrey
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH25683
Contact Name: Paul Carter
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Senior Ecologist

United Kingdom-Surrey

I am working with a leading engineering, consulting and construction company based in Surrey, and they are looking to recruit a Senior Ecologist to manage the delivery of stand-alone Ecology projects or ecological input into multi-disciplinary Engineering projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Undertaking and managing ecological surveys.
* Ecological reporting and assessment.
* Providing Ecological Clerk of Works role.
* Accountable for preparing and costing ecological proposals.
* Maintaining client relationships.
* Responsible for managing and mentoring junior EIA/ecology team members.
* Instructing and managing ecological sub-consultants.
* Contributing to the ecology Community of Practice through knowledge sharing

Excellent grounding in ecological assessment.
Held or been agent for several species development or conservation licences.
Should be competent to lead most of the following surveys:
* Extended Phase 1 survey
* Water vole
* Badger
* Otter
* Amphibians incl GCN
* Identifying bat roosts & activity surveys
* Hedgerows
* Invasive plants
* Reptiles
Protected species licence holder
Site experience of supervising ecological mitigation.
Preparation of ecological proposals.

Minimum Qualifications:

Relevant Environmental degree
Obtained full membership of CIEEM.
Previous Consultancy experience.
Proven ability to work within multi-disciplinary project teams.
Holder of protected species survey and development licences
Proven experience in undertaking Ecological Impact Assessment
Ecological Impact Assessment (including Preliminary Environmental Assessment and EcIA).
Best practice methods of ecological surveys and mitigation.

I look forward to receiving your application or call Paul Carter for an informal discussion on 01202 888 986 Ext 209.