Consultant Ecologist - Hampshire
Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by Anonymous
They are now seeking a talented Consultant Ecologist to join their team in Hampshire.
As a Consultant Ecologist the role will involve all aspects of ecological consultancy with a focus on undertaking surveys, preparing reporting deliverables and implementing mitigation on the ground. You will be involved in Planning and undertaking Extended Phase 1 habitat surveys, Undertaking Phase 2 species surveys, Technical report production including, survey reports, management plans, mitigation strategies and input into protected species licence applications.
-An appropriate academic qualification in a related discipline
-Have some demonstrable experience in ecological consultancy and experience in extended Phase 1 habitat survey along with protected species surveys
-Be a holder (or working towards) of a European protected species survey license.
-Have a good understanding of relevant wildlife legislation and ecological survey methodologies
-Experience in undertaking protected species surveys.
-Have excellent report writing skills with a focus on quality and attention to detail.
-Hold a valid driving license
-Terrestrial ecology consultancy experience;
-Experience of contributing to EIAs for major infrastructure schemes
-Detailed knowledge of UK wildlife legislation, planning policy and Environmental Impact Assessment;
-Comfortable working within a team, or alone
-Ability to manage own time, and to mentor and motivate others
- Experience of undertaking Phase 1 habitat surveys and protected species surveys;
The company are offering a Generous Salary and Company pension Scheme, a flexible working week, possibility of Home Working when required and ongoing training and Support