Senior Ecologist

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Sector: Utilities & Infrastructure Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Emma Puddick

Senior Ecologist


Senior Ecologist needed for a multinational financial organisation based in Birmingham who are looking to employ an experienced Ecologist to be responsible for ecological issues in Area 9 and advise Highways England with ecological matters.

The successful Senior Ecologist will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
  • Company Car
  • Pension Plan
  • Opportunities for health care
  • Discounted rates in selected stores
  • Cycle to work schemes
  • Opportunity to buy shares

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Ecologist will include:

  • Liaise with non-statutory and statutory environmental bodies
  • Site walkovers and assisting with surveys of the network
  • Identify and develop ecological schemes.
  • Project manage ecological schemes.
  • Undertake ecological assessment work as part of EIA and AIES.
  • Liaise with designers and contractors regarding ecological elements of the scheme.
  • Apply for licenses and consents.
  • Deliver training box talks.

What you need to be the successful Senior Ecologist:

In order to be the successful Ecologist and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Relevant degree
  • Experience of ecology in the construction industry.
  • Experience of working with protected species
  • Highways experience preferred.
  • Holding some licenses such as GCN and/or bat license.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an Ecologist to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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