Senior Ecologist

Ecology Solutions Limited

Broadway, Worcestershire

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Thursday, 16th June 2022  


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

Ecology Solutions is a leading consultancy specialising in ecology planning solutions and offering an extensive range of expertise, providing services 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.

We are seeking a senior ecologist to join our team in Broadway, Worcestershire. The role will be to assist Directors in the day to day running of projects and help organise and manage more junior staff so that projects run on time and to the quality expected by our clients. Previous consultancy experience is essential with a proven track record of managing projects with minimal supervision. You will be expected to have relevant field experience, with botanical identification a particular advantage. This is a dynamic and important role and for the right candidate it will open the door to further progression. A full driving licence is essential.

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

  • Completion of Phase 1 & 2 NVC surveys, and leading a wide range of protected species surveys (EPS licences desirable) in accordance with the UKHab methodology
  • 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
  • Personnel management

If you wish to apply, please send your CV and a covering letter outlining your experience and suitability for the post 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.