• Sustainability & Environment

Senior Ecologist

  • Posted: 1 month ago
  • Reference: JC16131
  • Location: Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire

Senior Ecologist – Cambridge – £30-35K

A major infrastructure client is looking for a Senior Ecologist to join their team in the East of England. This role will sit within the Environmental team and will cover a variety of highway’s maintenance projects across the region. The role will report into the Design Environmental Advisor, but will be leading on Ecology across the business with repsonsibility for ecology and environmental design work across construction projects.

This role comes with the opportunity to develop yourself and progress within a dynamic forward thinking organisation as well as to expand your knowledge across the environmental sector, including carbon management, EIA’s and biodiversity.

The Senior Ecologist will be responsible for:

  • Completing ecological surveys
  • Assistinng with consent, permit and licence applications
  • Completing biodiversity net gain assessments
  • Completing Environmental Design assessments and pre-construction checklists
  • Working alongside the environmental team on carbon reduction, biodiversity gain and environmental risk management

The successful Senior Ecologist will have:

  • At least 3 years ecologist experience
  • CIEEM Membership or equivalent
  • Knowledge of Phase 1 habitat surveys and protected species surveys
  • Bat, water vole or great crested newt licence desirable
  • Passion for the environmental sector



    Where do you want to go?

Shirley Parsons Ltd
4th Floor, Bear Brook
Office Park, Walton Street
Aylesbury, Bucks
HP21 7QW

General: +44(0) 1296 611 300


Shirley Parsons Ltd
Green Park
200 Brook Drive

General: +44(0) 1296 611 300