RammSanderson Ecology Ltd

Derby, Stafford and Sheffield
Competitive (+ benefits)

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 01159302493 Nick Sanderson

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!

Ecologists / Senior Ecologists with RammSanderson – East Midlands (Nottingham), West Midlands (Stafford), South Yorkshire (Sheffield)

RammSanderson employs over 30 ecologists across three offices in strategic locations in the East & West Midlands and South Yorkshire. We continue to enjoy growth across the board and as a result, have opportunities for enthusiastic, diligent and hardworking ecologists with a range of skills and experiences to join us.

We also would welcome CV’s from freelance ecologists and ecologists that would be interested in remote working from Oxfordshire, Bedfordshire & Buckinghamshire.

One of our main requirements at present is for Candidates with Class I and Class II Natural England bat survey licences. We also require experienced ecological professionals to help manage projects, complete a variety of surveys, write a range of reports, licence applications and other related written elements. Experience and demonstrable competencies surveying for herpetofauna, mammals (including bats) and botany would be essential, other areas of specialism such as ornithology or EIA production would also be considered.

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have 5 years of Ecological Consultancy experience
  • Hold Natural England survey licences for at least one protected group or species, potentially with experience of applying for mitigation licences.
  • The candidate would have or be eligible to apply for full CIEEM Membership
  • Be able to manage multiple ecological projects simultaneously
  • Have botanical survey abilities sufficient to complete Phase 1 Habitat Surveys of a range of habitats
  • At least one degree in Ecology or a related field
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • CS38 Tree Climbing & Aerial Rescue, Construction Skills Certificate Scheme, Personal Trackside Safety and Industry Common Induction qualifications would be beneficial

We offer an exciting, flexible, challenging, light-hearted, yet professional working environment with unparalleled opportunities to learn, competitive rates of pay, overtime and Time Off In Lieu.

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or in working for us at any level, please send a covering letter and CV to or call 0115 930 2493.

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