Essex, UK

My client was established over a decade ago and have since, built long term relationships with many of the country’s leading and infrastructures. This company offer an award winning service that cover a wide range of services including: Rail, Arboriculture, Contracting and Ecology. This client are renowned for their pragmatic, solution based approach to consultancy and are now looking to recruit Experienced/Senior Ecologists to join their team and carry on the good work in their Essex office.


* At degree in Ecology, Zoology or a related environmental discipline
* At least one Protected Species license
* Full/Associate CIEEM membership
* At least 3 years’ post-graduate experience within an environmental or ecological consultancy
* Extended Phase 1 habitat survey skills
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Able to mentor less experienced team members
* Strong IT skills
* Experienced in running small projects
* Full UK driving license


* Carrying out field work e.g. surveying environmental conditions, plant and, animals
* Design and deliver Bat specific surveys for a variety of projects
* managing wildlife conservation
* report writing
* liaising with clients, office and sub consultants
* knowledge of new environmental policies and legislation
* analysing and interpreting data, using specialist software programs

For more information on this vacancy or any role within the Ecology sector, please contact Beth Cook of Penguin Recruitment on: 01792 365 000. Alternatively, you can send an email to:

Keywords: ecology, ecologist, senior, principal, biology, zoology, consultancy, bat, protected species, phase 1 habitat, survey, CIEEM

published: 04 June 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.