Senior Ecologist/Ecologist - Derby

Location
Derby, Leicestershire, Nottingham
Salary
£20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted
18 Oct 2016
Closes
25 Oct 2016
Ref
RRE48
Contact
Rhian Rees
Specialism
Environment
Function
Ecologist
Job Type
Permanent

My client, a multidisciplinary practice are currently seeking a Senior Ecologist/Ecologist to join their team in Derby on a permanent basis. This position offers a competitive salary from £20000 to £30000.

This is a great opportunity for you to join a progressive and growing ecology consultancy practice, to fulfil your full potential undertaking challenging and exciting project work within a professional and friendly team environment. You will be part of a team of Ecologists who are qualified in all aspects of ecological planning.

Essential Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years' post qualification experience (preferably within local authority, consultancy or planning environment)
  • CIEEM member
  • Proficient in extended Phase 1 surveying and writing PEAs
  • Experience of designing and implementing ecological mitigation schemes
  • Minimum of one NE/NRW Licence, ideally Bat (Level 1 or 2)
  • Proven project management experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desirable:

  • Has held licence for badger sett closure
  • Has experience of applying for and implementing EPS Licences
  • Experience of ornithological surveys
  • Experience of botanical surveys

My client is looking for a candidate who is able to demonstrate their experience, capability and flexibility to meet the demands of the role. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a multi-disciplinary practice focused on client delivery. It is a full-time, permanent role proposing a competitive salary and flexible benefits package.

Interested in this or other roles in Ecology please do not hesitate to contact Rhian Rees on rhian.rees@penguinrecruitment.co.uk or call 01792 365009. We have many more vacancies available on our website. Please refer to www.penguinrecruitment.co.uk. This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

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