Senior Ecologist - Bath - 12 month contract
This role is a 12 month contract working 3 full days a week.
My client is an international engineering consultancy looking to bring in a Senior Ecologist to assist the Head of Ecology. You will be working on a variety of projects including urban renewal schemes and mixed-use developments.
Who you are:
- At least 5 years' industry experience
- Must have at least a level 1 bat licence
- Competent at undertaking Phase 1 surveys and PRAs
- Excellent report writing skills and experience of writing reports to CIEEM guidelines
- Excellent attention to detail
- Good knowledge of protected species issues and wildlife legislation and guidance
- Knowledge of the planning system and working with design teams/architects
- Ability to work alone, including making day-to-day decisions, and as part of a team
- A keen interest in integrating biodiversity into all aspects of design
- Possess initiative and a positive attitude
- Conducting Phase 1 habitat surveys and Preliminary Roost Assessments (PRAs)
- Advising on ecological constraints/programme risks
- Preparing quotes and scopes of work for bids
- Managing sub-consultants and organising surveys
- Preparing high quality reports to CIEEM guidelines
- Working within the wider team to improve best-practice standards and knowledge across the industry
To find out more, call Josh Blanchard on 01202 888986 today!