Senior Ecologist

Industry Sector:
Ecology Jobs
Job Category:
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
£60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary
Start Date:
Gaia Talent
Job Ref:

A great opportunity to build an Ecology business in the Dublin Region.

25 days annual leave.

Flexible working hours.

Market leading salary on offer.

Minimum Years’ experience: 5

Knowledge, skills and experience:

• Have a relevant third level qualification (Degree/Masters) in ecology with 3 yrs plus years professional experience

• Strong technical knowledge of relevant environmental/ecological legislation, at both European and National level;

• Strong technical knowledge of Irish and European case law in relation to the Habitats Directive and Appropriate Assessment;

• Technical expertise of aquatic ecosystems is essential, both freshwater and marine, together with groundwater dependent ecosystems;;

• Extensive technical knowledge of ecological and environmental impacts and mitigation measures at project and catchment level;

• Membership of CIEEM an advantage;

• Ability to exercise good judgment with minimal supervision;

• Demonstrated appreciation of risk management;

• Strong optioneering, analysis and decision-making skills.

• Demonstrated understanding of environmental economics, including ecosystem services.

• Demonstrated ability to develop innovative solutions.

• Strong collaborative and negotiation skills, to build relationships with external and internal stakeholders in order to achieve buy-in to company policies and practices;

• Good organisational, negotiations and problem resolution skills;

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills; and

Ability to:

 Liaise with technical experts in Irish Water Environmental Strategy to secure buy-in to assessment approaches.

 Prioritise tasks, work with schedules and manage resources while remaining focused on project goals.

 Secure and compare information from multiple sources and weigh alternative solutions to make informed and appropriate decisions.

Closing Date:

You may return to your current search results by clicking here.

Latest Job Listings