Ecologist

Recruiter
RPS Group
Location
Newton Solney
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Ecologist

Southampton

Excellent Salary & Benefits Package on offer

This is a fantastic time to join RPS. We are looking to recruit highly motivated and ambitious employees to work on a wide variety of high-profile projects. With an enviable client list, and the highest calibre multi-disciplinary back up team, we are able to offer unparalleled opportunities to showcase your talents and truly develop your career.

We are looking for an Ecologist to join the team in our Southampton office to assist with a range of fieldwork and reporting, including GCN, reptile, dormouse, bat and badger surveys, and to assist with other tasks as appropriate (e.g. BREEAM, desk studies, literature reviews etc.).

Essential Skills

•Experience of and competence in carrying out a range of ecological surveys e.g. GCN, reptiles, bats, badgers;

•Competency with standard MS Office applications, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

•Clean driving licence and current CSCS certification (though this could be provided for the right candidate).

Desirable skills

•Survey licences (e.g. GCN);

•Breadth of ecological protected species survey capabilities;

•GIS Skills

Ideally, you will have at least 2-3 years’ experience in the consultancy field

The right candidate will be enthusiastic, experienced, motivated to make a difference and will share our client focused philosophy of delivering high quality professional consultancy service.

In return, we offer an excellent salary and benefits package, including 24 days holiday, Pension and Life Assurance. You will also be eligible to participate in the Company Share Purchase Scheme. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your talents and develop your career with one of the UK’s leading multi-disciplinary consultancies.