Senior Ecologist/Ornithologist - West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire
25 Apr 2012
23 May 2012
Hannah Green
Job Type
Senior Ecologist/Ornithologist - West Yorkshire
My client is an independent consultancy specialising in a range of services within the ecological sector including habitat management, ornithology and ecological risk assessment. They are looking to expand the team in Yorkshire with a Senior Ecologist/Ornithologist.
The ideal Senior Ecologist/Ornithologist will have a minimum of 3 years' experience, with one being at a senior level. You will have an excellent knowledge of the planning system and be a specialist in the design and implementation of mitigation strategies for birds and other protected species. You will be capable of applying for and securing EPS licences and will have excellent report and fee proposal writing skills.
In the role as a Senior Ecologist/Ornithologist you will be responsible for successfully delivering a range of complex projects. You will be working alongside a professional team, where you will be expected to demonstrate your knowledge of ecology, legislation, policy, survey methods, impacts and mitigation applicable to birds and ideally other species.
This is a great opportunity to further your career within an established consultancy and is offered alongside a competitive salary and a benefits package.
Interested? For an initial, non-committal discussion about this vacancy or other opportunities in the environmental sector, please do not hesitate to call Hannah Green of Penguin Recruitment on 0121 442 3921. Alternatively you can email your CV and we'll call you back. Emails to: