Contract Ecologist

Zodiac Recruitment
PR1, Preston, Lancashire
£19000 - £25000/annum
16 Apr 2019
16 May 2019
Contract Type
Contract Ecologist – Preston

An established ecological consultancy are looking to take on a fixed-contract Ecologist to work on a forthcoming project in the North West. Our client are a leading consultancy offering environmentally-focused services and solutions to clients across a variety of sectors.

Responsibilities of a successful candidate in this position will mostly comprise of Ecological Clerk of Works duties on a road scheme. You will be a key contact on the ground, ensuring effective communication between site and office staff as well as clients. Duties will also include undertaking a range of ecological surveys, strong technical skills are therefore essential.

Essential Experience and Qualifications:

* At least 1 degree in Ecology or a related discipline.

* Demonstrable experience within ecological consultancy (preferably 2 years) with experience as an Ecological Clerk of Works on a major infrastructure project.

* Class 1 GCN licence (further survey licences advantageous).

* Experience undertaking a range of ecological surveys (e.g. Phase 1 Habitat/Protected Species).

* CIEEM membership (or eligible).

* A full, clean UK driving licence.

This is a fixed-term position lasting for the duration of the project (approximately 2-2.5 years, commencing Autumn 2019) with no permanent position guaranteed. This role is open to relocators and temporary accommodation may be provided dependent on circumstances. In addition, our client can offer a competitive salary and bonus package. If you are an enthusiastic Ecologist looking to take on an exciting and challenging project, apply today.

To be considered click apply on this advert or if you are interested in learning more about this Contract Ecologist role contact our Ecology specialist Kirsty Drane at Zodiac Recruitment