Senior Ecologist - Glasgow

£30000 - £38000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a large, multi-disciplinary consultancy providing technical and management services. This organisation deliver consultancy support to government, commercial and industrial clients across a wide range of sectors. This business is looking to recruit a Senior Ecologist to be based in their Glasgow office.

About You

Applying for the role of Senior Ecologist, you will be expected to:

* Have first class degree in a relevant discipline
* Be highly competent carrying out Phase 1 Habitat and Protected Species surveys
* Have an in depth knowledge of ecological survey techniques and legislation
* Have an understanding of current UK and EU legislation
* Have the ability to provide support and mentoring to more junior members of the Ecology team
* Have full CIEEM membership and ideally hold at least one Protected Species Licence

About the Role

Working as a Senior Ecologist, your primary duties will include:

* Supporting the engineering and technical teams in the delivery of range of projects
* Planning and implementing ecological field surveys
* Leading and supporting the completion of ecology surveys
* Supporting business development activities
* Identifying health and safety issues of certain projects
* Mentor more junior team members of staff

For more information or for further vacancies within the Ecology sector please contact Gemma Seaman of Penguin Recruitment directly on (Apply online only). Alternatively you can send an email and we'll call you back. Emails to:.

KEYWORDS: ecology, ecological, consultancy, environmental, ecologist, survey, protected species, phase 1, CIEEM