Senior/Principal Ecologist

Job Title: Senior/Principal Ecologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - West Midlands, West Midlands - Wolverhampton
Salary: 25000 to 30000
REF: 30098
Contact Name: Amy James
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago
Working on a variety of projects throughout the UK, from the Company's offices in Wolverhampton a senior Ecologist is needed to help expand the current team. You will work alongside a established and dedicated team of professionals, due to current workload and continued planned expansion.

This full-time permanent role will involve assisting in the development of ecological services provided by the Company. Work will include leading the undertaking and production of habitat and species surveys, mitigation schemes, ecological impact assessments, habitat management plans and input into landscape designs on a variety of projects.

Essential Requirements:
  • Be commercially-aware with good all round knowledge of practical and legal aspects of ecology;
  • Have experience at undertaking Extended Phase 1 Habitat and Protected Species Surveys;
  • Have excellent report-writing skills;
  • Be a protected species survey licence holder and have experience of protected species mitigation schemes and development licence applications;
  • Be qualified to at least degree level in an environmental subject and have proven experience at managing other ecological staff and contractors on a number of projects;
  • Be a full member of a relevant professional institution (e.g. CIEEM) and have at least 5 years' relevant experience.
If you feel you meet the above requirements, or feel you can offer the Company other relevant experience and skills, please submit your CV outlining your salary expectations and any supporting documentation which you feel may be of interest. An attractive package will be made available to successful candidates, commensurate with experience 

Please contact Amy James at Allen & York for further information and to discuss in greater detail.