Senior Ecologist - Cambridgeshire

W5 Resourcing Associates
From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum
11 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is one of Europe's leading environmental consultants offering multidisciplinary expertise across a wide range of specialist areas. Due to the nature of the company they are able to deal with a large variety of projects while still maintaining their firm client care values. The company also believes in investing in employees and offers a progressive, supportive environment where people can develop through continual learning. They currently have an opportunity for a highly capable Senior Ecologist to join their Cambridgeshire based environmental team. The role will involve taking assisting with the continued development of the ecology team and working on an interesting range of ecological based projects including ecological restoration projects and providing input into EIA based investigations. Responsibilities will involve conducting protected species surveys and Phase 1 Habitat surveys and providing ecological advice to clients and colleagues. Applicants must have a first degree in Ecology and a post graduate degree in a relevant subject would be an advantage. Experience within the ecology sector is essential and must have been gained within a consultancy environment. This experience should have included a broad range of ecological work along with project management responsibilities. A driven, committed attitude is required for this role as are excellent interpersonal skills, membership of an appropriate professional institute and at least one protected species license. In return our client is offering the successful candidate a competitive salary based upon previous experience as well as additional benefits. This job was originally posted as