Environmental Advisor/Ecologist - Inverness

An exciting opportunity exists for an Environmental Advisor/Ecologist working for the NW BEAR Scotland team carrying out environmental assessment of trunk road maintenance activities and projects.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Inverness based working for the NW BEAR Scotland team carrying out environmental assessment of trunk road maintenance activities and projects;

  • Planning and undertaking ecological field surveys;

  • Communicating with environmental regulators and stakeholders;

  • Designing and implementing mitigation strategies;

  • Report writing, which include Environmental Screening Reports, Record of Determinations,  and preparing licence applications which include SEPA, Marine Scotland and SNH licence

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  • Training and Experience:

Essential:

  • Minimum of 1 - 3 years of experience in a similar role;

  • A degree in environmental sciences, ecology or related field;

  • Ecology field survey experience

  • Experience of working as an ECoW with in construction (desirable)

  • Understanding of environmental impacts associated with infrastructure developments;

  • Strong team working capabilities as well as the confidence to take responsibility for tasks allocated to you on a more individual basis;

  • Strong attention to detail and an ability to apply knowledge into practical schemes;

  • Excellent report writing skills;

  • Capable of managing a challenging workload subject to change at short notice; and

  • Driving licence. 

Desirable:

  • Previous related work experience with an environmental consultancy, an environmental regulator, or relevant industry sector company;

  • Graduate or Full Membership of CIEEM or other relevant professional body

For more information or an Internal Application Form please contact: recruitment@bearscotland.co.uk


The closing date for applications is: 19th June 2019

 

Start date:
28 May 2019
Closing date:
19 Jun 2019

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