Position title
Consultant Ecologist
Description

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 are currently seeking a Consultant Ecologist to join our successful multi-disciplinary team.

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.

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.

Qualifications

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

Minimum of 3 years' relevant practical ecology experience in ecological consultancy;

Practical experience of Extended Phase 1 Habitat Surveys and PEAR production;

Good field identification skills (e.g. FISC Level 3+);

Holding at least one protected species survey licence;

Practical experience of undertaking great crested newt and bat surveys and protected species translocation schemes;

Membership of relevant professional institutions (e.g. CIEEM, Society for the Environment);

A good knowledge of the practical application of current wildlife policy and legislation;

Familiarity with relevant Health and Safety at work requirements;

Good IT literacy (MS Office at least, ideally in GIS and Adobe applications also);

Good proactive communication and organisation skills;

Ability to produce concise, high quality, written work to managed timescales and budgets;

Good commerical and customer care awareness; and

Friendly, supportive, collaborative, practical '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 project locations around the UK, sometimes with overnight stays, will be required.

Job Benefits

A competitive and flexible remuneration package commensurate with the position;

A commitment to facilitating a Personal Development Plan through training etc.;

Payment of key professional subscription fees; and

A fair TOIL and flexible leave arrangement.

Contacts

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 Vincent Smith on 07545 651 257, quoting the job vacancy position.

Employment Type
Full-time
Duration of employment
Permanent
Industry
Environmental Consultancy
Job Location
Remote work from: UK
Working Hours
37.5
Base Salary
£25000-£35000 Per year
Date posted
11-11-2021
Valid through
16-12-2021
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