Assistant Ecologist

Environmental Assessment & Design Ltd

Exeter, Devon
£20,000 - £22,000 pa depending on experience

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!

EAD Ecology is a dynamic and thriving consultancy that provides specialist ecological services to developers, planners, utilities and local government. We are seeking to recruit an Assistant Ecologist to join our team, based at our offices on the banks of the River Clyst, overlooking the Exe Estuary, close to Exeter. It is an exciting time to be part of the company as we have recently become employee owned.

Initially the contract will be seasonal (until end of October 2022), although there is potential for the position to become permanent. 

What we will offer you:

  • The opportunity to be part of a friendly and knowledgeable team in an employee-owned company.
  • First-class training, support and mentoring.
  • Competitive salary and pension.
  • Three paid days a year to volunteer for your chosen charity (pro-rata).
  • Flexible working.
  • An exciting and interesting portfolio of projects.
  • A modern, spacious workplace with fantastic views across the estuary and wetland nature reserve. 

Successful candidates will have: 

  • A good relevant degree.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ecological survey experience.
  • An ability to work independently with a high level of motivation.
  • A full UK driving licence.

Expertise in GIS, including QGIS and membership of CIEEM would be advantageous.

If you would like a challenging role with a respected consultancy in a fantastic part of the country, please send a CV and covering letter to [email protected] as soon as possible.

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