Ecologist - Blackburn

£23000 - £28000 per annum
19 Aug 2018
17 Sep 2018
Katy Harries
Job Type

Role: Ecologist

Location: Blackburn

Competitive Salary

The client, one of the UK's leading, multidisciplinary environmental consultancies, are currently seeking an Ecologist to join their team based in Blackburn. With over 40 offices across the UK and Europe, my client is one of the largest environmental firms based in the UK.

This role will involve work on very high-profile schemes and you will become part of a close-knit and supportive ecology team. Successful candidates will also have opportunity for in-house training and professional development.

This exciting role will include:

  • Undertaking Phase 1 habitat surveys
  • Undertaking protected species surveys
  • Report writing and delivery
  • Project co-ordination
  • Opportunity for in-house training

To be successful in your application, you must have:

  • Relevant degree in Ecology or a related discipline
  • Demonstrable ecological consultancy experience
  • Have at least one protected species licence; GCN, Dormouse or Bat
  • Student/Grad CIEEM membership (or eligible for membership)
  • Full, valid UK driving licence

The client offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Katy on (01792) 362015 or please email an up-to-date CV to:

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Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency with respect to this position.