Senior/Principal Ecologist Water/Environment/Infrastructure

Job Title: Senior/Principal Ecologist Water/Environment/Infrastructure
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Sussex, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH25060
Contact Name: Paul Carter
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Principal or Senior Ecologist - Sussex/London

My client is one of the leading providers of infrastructure management and this role would be perfect for an ambitious and commercial ecologist looking to develop their career.
As a successful candidate you will have a proven record within the commercial ecological consulting industry. Your report writing and communication skills will enable you to manage a range of stakeholders at all levels.
You will be required for a range of interesting projects across England and Wales involving water, rail and housing.
Experience of fluvial and coastal projects would be advantageous.
As well as habitat and species surveying, management plans for mitigation would be needed to designed and implemented.
Essential skills include:
writing EIA chapters, building client relations, species identification, at least one protected species licence, habitat management and creation, current legislation, membership of CIEEM and an understanding of the bidding process.

Additionally, the following attributes would be beneficial:
Experience on rail projects, experience with Water and Habitat Framework Directive Assessments, expert witness principals and an understanding of the Highways Agency Design Manual for Roads and Bridges.

This role would preferably be based in Sussex, but my client would allow up to 3 days a week to be worked from their office in Central London.

If you have a minimum of 5 years consulting experience, a driving licence and CIEEM membership call me on 01202888986 ext 209