Assistant Ecological Consultant
Posted on May 1, 2021 by Mattinson Partnership
About the role:
To provide ecological consultancy for clients, along with any mitigation works in a fast moving, commercial environment.
Conducting a broad variety of ecological surveys, such as extended Phase 1 Habitat Surveys and more specialist projects, for example protected species surveys and mitigation.
Undertaking a broad range of ecological related tasks, including desk studies, consultations, research and the handling and analysis of data
Composing ecological reports that are concise and adhere to legislation whilst meeting the deadlines and satisfaction of the client
Communicating with clients and statutory bodies
Supporting senior colleagues with specialised projects such as protect species surveys
Increased involvement with protected species licensing, with the intention of being a named ecologist on a European Protected Species Licence
Aiding with the drafting of proposals and quotes
Contributing to the ecological areas within Environmental Impact Assessments
Due to the nature of the role needing flexible working when it comes to type of work, timing and location, a full driving licence is required.
Familiarity with European Protected Species survey work
Competency with report writing
To either have a membership or to be working towards one in CIEEM
About the company:
A multidisciplinary environmental consultancy with over 75 years' experience in the environmental and rural sectors
The company is an entrepreneurial organisation and prides itself on its fostering and growth of its employees. You will be assigned a mentor to work alongside you to help plan and achieve your goals.
The company offers its employees a rewarding career, whilst inspiring Continuous Professional Development in order to achieve their full capabilities.
There is a focus on maintaining a health work life balance, by promoting opportunity for flexible working hours, offering social activities and community involvement projects.
If you think you would be a good fit for this role you can apply directly by emailing Georgia on