Assistant Ecologist

Ecology Solutions Limited

Broadway, Worcestershire

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Thursday, 16th June 2022  


An opportunity has arisen for assistant ecologists to join our successful and expanding ecological consultancy, who are part of the Ecology Solutions Group. We are seeking dedicated, self-motivated individuals to be an integral part of our committed team.

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 creation.

The position based in Broadway, Worcestershire offers excellent opportunities for career development (including external training programmes) and progression within the company. Previous consultancy experience is considered useful, but not essential. Experience in wildlife survey and, in particular, botanical identification and / or ornithological identification may be advantageous. A full driving licence is essential.

Working in a fast-paced environment, the successful candidates will undertake all aspects of ecological consultancy including:

  • Desk-based studies and analysis
  • Completion of Phase 1 & 2 NVC surveys
  • A wide range of protected species surveys
  • Analysis of bat data
  • Assessment in accordance with UKHab methodologies
  • Analysis using Defra Metrics
  • Production of reports including Ecological Assessments, EIA and sHRA reports
  • Liaison with clients and statutory consultees
  • Project management

Previous experience not essential but desirable. Personable candidates with strong communication/writing skills and a full driving licence are invited to forward a cover letter outlining their suitability for the position, together with a copy of their CV to:

[email protected] at our Worcestershire office.

Salary: Very competitive and negotiable subject to experience

Closing date: 16 June 2022.

No agencies and we regret we are unable to take telephone enquiries.