Seasonal Field Surveyors

Ecology Solutions

Various locations in England and Wales
£13/hour plus expenses

Paid • Full or Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Friday, 31st May 2024  

Ecology Solutions is a leading consultancy specialising in ecology planning solutions, offering an extensive range of expertise to numerous and diverse high-profile clients within both the public and private sectors. We also have regular interaction with our partner companies specialising in landscape consultancy and ecological mitigation implementation / habitat creation.

About the role:

We currently recruiting Seasonal Field Surveyors to participate in protected species surveys and translocation work in various locations across the UK. This role will offer hands-on experience working in the British countryside, as well as a chance to develop and practice a range of techniques used in ecological surveys.

Full training will be provided, but previous experience, CSCS cards, and knowledge of local fauna will be advantageous. Use of own car is essential, as is a willingness to travel long distances and work evenings. There may be a requirement for occasional weekend work, however, we are willing to consider applicants who are unable to work weekends.

Due to the varied locations of our projects, we are open to applicants from all regions of the England and Wales. Occasional travel to either the Worcestershire or Hertfordshire office will be necessary for training and collecting equipment.

The ideal candidate will be able to join the team full-time, but we are open to part-time applicants who can commit to three days a week. Due to the seasonality of the role, work will be available until September / October depending on weather conditions and the suitability to survey. Please clearly state in your application when you are available to start and where you are based.

You will receive £13 per working hour, plus expenses, to include a subsistence allowance and mileage costs.

How to apply:

Please forward a copy of your CV together with a covering letter by email. Applications will be reviewed as received and successful candidates invited for either a telephone or online interview.

If you wish to be considered, please email your application to: [email protected]

No agencies, please.