Senior/ Principal Ecologist - Halifax, West Yorkshire.

Senior/Principal Ecologist – UK Ecological Consultancy – Halifax, West Yorkshire.

Zodiac Recruitment have officially been asked to help a UK established Ecological Consultancy in their search for a new Senior/Principal Ecologist to help manage their core team of ecologists in West Yorkshire.


Office Location –Halifax, West Yorkshire.

Reporting To – Director.

Salary - £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Benefits.


Our client has experienced a period of sustained growth, and with this have expanded further North from their Head Office in West Yorkshire.

You will take on a support role on major projects within the business across the North of England. Primary duties of this post will focus on delivering consultancy for major projects within the business, including some large infrastructure and transport developments.


Person Specification:

The Senior Ecologist will need the following skills/qualifications/experience:

• BSc and/or MSc in an Environmental discipline

• At least 4 years’ ecological consultancy experience

• Previous ecological consultancy experience

• Wide variety of field survey experience (ornithological, botanical and protected species)

• Full CIEEM membership

• Experience managing field teams of Ecologists

• Experience writing EcIA’s, HRA’s and mitigation applications.

• An understanding of winning work and building a portfolio of clients

• Full, clean UK driving licence

• Excellent knowledge of UK and relevant European environmental legislation


EPS licences are not essential if you possess strong man management and team leadership experience within a consultancy environment.

Are you interested in learning more about this Ecologist opportunity or any other ecology opportunities available across the UK? Please call Lewis Buckley of Zodiac Recruitment for an informal discussion on 01792 940 001. Lewis is our specialist ecology recruiter and is perfectly placed to help you with all your ecological needs.

Closing Date:
26/08/2018

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