Senior Ecologist

Posted 28 April 2023
Salary £28k - 38k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameEve Armstrong

Job description


Our client is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Ecologist to join their team in Bolton.

As an Ecologist, you will be responsible for conducting ecological surveys, analysing data, and developing management plans to protect and enhance the natural environment.

Conducting field surveys of flora, fauna, and habitats
Analysing survey data and producing reports and recommendations
Developing management plans for protected areas, including the design and implementation of restoration projects
Collaborating with other professionals, such as engineers, planners, and policy makers, to ensure ecological considerations are integrated into development plans.
Providing expert advice and guidance to clients and stakeholders.
Keeping up-to-date with developments in ecological science and legislation.

A degree in ecology, biology, environmental science or a related field
At least 3 years of experience in conducting ecological surveys and developing management plans.
Familiarity with relevant legislation and policy frameworks.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
On offer is a competitive salary package, flexible working hours, and opportunities for professional development and career progression.

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Eve Armstrong at Carrington West on 023 9387 6062 for more information.
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