Ecologist

Sunderland City Council

Sunderland
£29,055 - £32,233 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

jobs@sunderland.gov.uk 0191 561 1755

Reference: 179231

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Monday, 24th September 2018   2 days left


Sunderland City Council is seeking to appoint an experienced Ecologist to join the Planning Regeneration Team. The role will be for 48 month duration with a starting salary of £29,055.

  • Duties and responsibilities associated with the role include:
  • Providing ecological advice to colleagues, developers and public
  • Evaluate information submitted to support planning applications and discharge planning conditions
  • Procure and manage contractors and consultants
  • Review and manage nature conservation designations
  • Undertake ecological surveys to support habitat creation and enhancement works
  • Project management
  • Provide an Ecological Clerk of Work role as required

The post holder will be expected to demonstrate that they have a sound knowledge of ecology and legislation pertaining to species and habitats. The role requires excellent communication skills and the ability to work well within a team and own their own and have a minimum of 3 years relevant experience in this field.

Closing Date 24 September 2018
Interviews proposed week commencing 8 October 2018

For further information please do not hesitate to contact Claire Dewson on 0191 561 8792.

Applications should be made on-line here. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755. Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.


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