Seasonal Ecologist - Leeds

Location
Leeds
Salary
£17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
23 Apr 2018
Closes
22 May 2018
Ref
KH201/04SEL
Contact
Katy Harries
Function
Ecologist
Job Type
Contract
Level
Assistant

Seasonal Ecologist

Leeds

Competitive Salary

The client, one of the UK's leading, multidisciplinary environmental consultancies, are currently seeking a Seasonal Ecologist to join their team based in Leeds. This role will involve work on very high-profile schemes and you will become part of a close-knit ecology team. Successful candidates will also have opportunity for in-house training and professional development.

This role will involve work on very high-profile schemes and you will become part of a close-knit and supportive ecology team. Successful candidates will also have opportunity for in-house training and professional development.

This exciting role will include:

  • Undertaking Phase 1 habitat surveys
  • Undertaking protected species surveys
  • Report writing and delivery
  • Project management
  • Assisting and mentoring junior members of the team
  • Opportunity for in-house training
  • Designing and implementing mitigation strategies

To be successful in your application, you must have:

  • Relevant degree in Ecology or a related discipline
  • Previous demonstrable ecological experience in a similar role
  • At least one protected species licence; GCN, Dormouse or Bat
  • Full CIEEM membership (or eligible for membership)
  • Demonstrable report writing skills; survey reports, EcIA's, protected species licence applications
  • Full, valid UK driving licence

The client offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Katy on (01792) 362015 or please email an up-to-date CV to: katy.harries@penguinrecruitment.co.uk

We have many more vacancies available on our website at www.penguinrecruitment.co.uk. This is a permanent role.

Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency with respect to this position.