Position title
Assistant Ecologist

Crestwood Environmental Ltd. is a well-established multi-disciplinary company providing environmental planning and associated expertise (including EIA, landscape architecture, ecology, archaeology, arboriculture and environmental consultancy) to a wide variety of sectors and clients, and is proud to be a Chartered Environmentalist Employer Champion.

We currently have an Assistant Ecologist job vacancy, join our successful multi-disciplinary team to further your career.

Supported by a strong team of dedicated professionals and an ever-increasing client base plus impressive work stream, all of the ingredients are there for the right person to join our company and build a successful career.

Part-home-working and flexibility on location, but preferably located within the Midlands.

The role will require the undertaking of habitat (PEA, Phase 1 habitat surveys) and protected species survey work, report writing, desktop studies, working with sub-contractors and a variety of other important work areas.


The successful candidate wil lbe able to demonstrate suitability in relation to several areas, including a number of the following:

Qualified to at least degree level in a relevant environmental subject;

Minimum of 1 years' relevant practical ecology experience in ecology consultancy;

A good practical understanding of habitat and species survey techniques;

Having or working towards protected species survey licence(s);

Good proactive communication, time managment and organisation skills;

Good customer care awareness;

Attention to detail; and

Friendly, supportive, collaborative, 'can do' approach.

As the role requires working on projects around the UK, a full UK driving licence and ability and willingness to drive to proejct locations around the UK, sometimes with overnight stays, will be required.

Job Benefits

In return, the Company can offer:

Bonus opportunities and other financial incentives;

• A commitment to facilitating a Personal Development Plan (PDP) via training and CPD;

• Payment of key professional membership subscription fees;

A 'wellness contribution' payable as an expense for promotion of wellbeing;

• Access  to the Healthcare Scheme (including dependent children) and benefits;

• Access to our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP);

• Access to our Electric Vehicle (EV) scheme (Salary Sacrifice) via Octopus EV; and

• Discounts on various outlets (e.g. gym membership) via out retained third-party provider.


For an application form or to learn more please contact (in absolute confidence) Alyson Tunney on 01902 229 563 or via HR@crestwoodenvironmental.co.uk, or for an informal chat about the role, please call Nick Masters on 07545 651 257, quoting the job vacancy position.

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Environmental Consultancy
Job Location
Remote work from: United Kingdom
Working Hours
Base Salary
£ 22000-£27000
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