Senior Ecologist - Oxford

Penguin Recruitment
£28k - £35k pa
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
A consultancy who provide expert advice in the Construction and Development Sectors are looking to appoint a Senior Ecologist to join the team in Oxfordshire.

Applying for the position of Senior Ecologist, it will be expected that you:

- Have at least 5 years' experience working within the ecological consultancy sector
- Have experience leading a team of more junior staff members
- Are competent managing a wide and varied range of projects
- Hold a Class 1 Bat Licence and ideally another Protected Species Licence
- Can demonstrate experience with bat surveying and handling
- Are a full member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM)

Working as a Senior Ecologist, your role will include:

- Planning and implementing ecological surveys such as Phase 1 Habitat and Protected Species surveying
- Mentoring more junior members of the ecology team on a range of projects
- Producing high quality, well-written documents and reports
- Liaising with clients and sub-consultant
- Overseeing a range of projects from initiation to completion, helping with any issues that might arise
- Involvement with EIA work and mitigation schemes

For more information or for further vacancies within the Ecology sector please contact Gemma Seaman of Penguin Recruitment directly on ************** Alternatively you can email us and we'll call you back. Emails to: *************************************.

KEYWORDS: ecological, ecology, consultancy, protected species, surveys, bat, EIA, mitigation, phase 1, CIEEM, environmental