Assistant Ecologist

Cambridge, UK

Salary: *20,000-25,000*

Due to a successful year and an expanding client base, my client are currently seeking ambitious and experienced Assistant Ecologist’s to join their existing ecology team based in Cambridge. This will be an exciting opportunity for you to become part of an experienced, professional team with endless prospects for career progression within a forward-thinking organisation.

My client is one of the UK’s largest multi-disciplinary consultancies, with over 50 offices across the UK and internationally, and they offer a vast range of professional and technical expertise across a variety of sectors and on a local, national and international scale.

The Role

If successful in your application, your role will include:

* Undertaking protected species surveys
* Undertaking Phase 1 habitat surveys
* Report writing
* Assisting with preliminary Ecological Appraisals
* Working on small to large scale projects


To be considered for this post, you will have:

* Demonstrable experience of undertaking Phase 1 habitat surveys
* Demonstrable experience of undertaking Protected species surveys
* A degree in Ecology or a related discipline
* Student/Grad CIEEM membership
* Holding a protected species licence is desirable
* Full UK driving licence

The client offers endless opportunities for training and development, and a generous basica salary in addition to company benefits.

If you are interested in this opportunity, or if you are searching for any other roles relating to Ecology or Landscape Architecture then please do not hesitate to contact Katy on (01792) 365006 or please email an up-to-date CV to:

We have many more vacancies available on our website at This is a permanent role.

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

published: 12 June 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.