Senior Ecology Consultant

D F Clark Bionomique Ltd

Chelmsford, Essex

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.dfclark.co.uk info@dfclark.co.uk 01621838196 Rebecca Elvidge

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


A unique opportunity has presented itself within this Chelmsford based family run business. Established in 2007, in a beautiful part of the country, D F Clark Bionomique Ltd. are seeking to fill an important role to support the existing team as a Senior Ecological Consultant.

The applicant will need to have;

  • Relevant environmental qualifications and experience (at least three years) as a consultant ecologist, providing support to clients or project management teams, with ecological support with their planning applications and provide help to discharge conditions following planning approval
  • Experience of leading projects, mentoring and inspiring assistant ecologists
  • The ability to understand, identify and resolve ecological issues
  • Broad knowledge of survey techniques, keeping with current best practice guidelines
  • Involvement with producing tenders/quotations
  • Professional client liaison
  • Member of CIEEM
  • Ecological Clerk of Works experience
  • Protected species licence(s)
  • Report writing experience and technical checking
  • Full driving licence

Desirable experience –

  • BREEAM/Code for Sustainable Homes Assessments
  • Experience in production of European Protected Species Mitigation/Low Impact Class licences to Natural England
  • MCIEEM membership
  • Level 2 protected species licence(s)
  • Risk Assessment and Method Statement production experience
  • Experience of EIA and HRA

The salary for this role can be discussed based on relevant qualifications and experience.


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