Ecologists

Ecologist - London

Ref: 3642Friday 9 February 2024

£24,000 - £27,000 DOE

Role – Ecologists
Location – London
Salary - £24 - £27K DOE
 
Lead Careers are working with a growing consultancy based in London who are looking for self-motivated and positive-minded Ecologists to join their friendly team. The successful candidates will be involved in all areas of their work, supporting clients in a wide variety of different sectors.
The role will include carrying out habitat and protected species surveys, advising clients of constraints and survey requirements, and establishing opportunities for biodiversity enhancements. This role could provide a great opportunity to learn how to lead and deliver individual projects from conception to completion, manage sub-contractors and junior staff and write effective technical reports. You will also be encouraged to further your CPD and will be given the opportunity to learn from more experienced colleagues who are experts in their field and can provide valuable mentoring.
 
ECOLOGISTS KEY SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • A degree in ecology or a closely related subject
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in ecological consultancy or related work
  • Excellent fieldwork skills with experience of a range of fauna and flora survey methods
  • Excellent knowledge of relevant UK and European environmental legislation
  • At least one Natural England protected species licence (or be working towards)
  • Associate Membership of CIEEM or eligible
  • A valid Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS) card
  • Experience of managing projects to deadlines and budget
  • Willingness to work outside normal office hours as required
  • A full clean UK driving licence
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
 
ON OFFER
  • Competitive salary on a scale commensurate with experience
  • TOIL (time off in lieu) policy and flexible approach to working hours to ensure a healthy work-life balance
  • 26 days annual leave (& bank holidays) plus an additional day for each year of service up to 29 days
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • Opportunities for career development across the business.
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme (after 3 months’ service).
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Socials, games nights and volunteering days through our staff engagement and development initiative
  • Fun, friendly, and forward-thinking co-workers
  • Excellent training opportunities
  • An Equal Opportunities Employer
 
THE NEXT STEP
If you are interested in hearing more about this Ecologist role or any other similar opportunities, please click apply, upload your CV and we will contact you. Alternatively, you can contact Amanda Costello on 07501387866.
 
All applications for this Ecologist role will remain completely confidential between yourself and Amanda Costello at LEAD Careers You will not be added to any mailing lists and rest assured your details would NOT be passed on to anyone without your prior authorisation.
 
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