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Senior Ecologist

 Birmingham, West Midlands

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Birmingham, West Midlands 109 The Print Rooms London SE1 0LH Mattinson Partnership Senior Ecologist
Reference #: 20157_1602077600
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Type: Permanent
Posted On: 07/10/2020

A leading international multi-disciplinary construction consultancy is looking for a Senior Ecologist to join a friendly, ambitious and diverse team. You will be part of the Ecosystem Solutions team includes ecologists, Eco-toxicologists and environmental economists delivering work in support of sustainable development and biodiversity net gain.

Qualifications & Experience:

As a Senior Ecologist, you should have experience in the following

  • Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management member
  • Appropriate BSc or equivalent qualification (MSc in a relevant discipline is desirable)
  • Experience in survey, assessment and mitigation for one or more species group (preference for birds, bats or botany)
  • Excellent report writing skills, demonstrable experience of project management, delivering on time and to budget and some experience in a client facing capacity,
  • Self-motivated, organised and able to prioritise own and others workload and work independently

Role & Company:

Your day to day responsibilities will be;

  • Managing small to medium scale projects with input on large scale projects with the support of the ecology lead
  • Planning and undertaking ecological surveys, producing high quality reports including habitat and species surveys
  • Liaising with ecological regulators and planning authorities, clients, partner organisations and sub-consultants
  • Delivering ecological mitigation design
  • Delivering technical work on complex projects
  • Fee proposal preparation

This is a wonderful opportunity at a leading international consultancy to work on interesting, high profile building and infrastructure projects in the Midlands. You will have some responsibility of mentoring juniors in the team will play an integral role on large scale projects that will have a lasting impact for generations to come.

For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Ben Quilter on 0207 960 2581 or bdq@mattpart,com

 
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