Terrestrial Ecologist - Dublin

Location: Ireland

EUR 45,000 - 55,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2208-30413

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Terrestrial Ecologist with 3+ years post graduate experience and a specialism such as botanical survey/breeding bird survey and a working knowledge of other ecological fields?

If interested, please send your CV to karen@jobcontax.com or call Karen on +353-1-7978720


Terrestrial Ecologist - Dublin

Job Description

Our client is an award winning international engineering consultancy, currently undergoing rapid growth. Due to on-going success and contract awards they have a requirement for an Ecologist to join their team 

In order to meet the growing demand for our services across all sectors we are seeking to recruit an ecologist with proven experience for a full-time position in our Dublin office. 

The successful candidate will work with our existing ecology, environmental, landscape, masterplanning, and planning project teams on a wide range of interesting projects throughout Ireland.

The role offers significant potential for professional development and advancement, while working on a wide range of projects for both private and public sector clients. 



A post-graduate degree in ecology, botany or a related discipline

Associate/Full CIEEM membership and working towards chartership (preferably CEnv or CEcol)

A minimum of three years' varied experience in a similar consultancy role, with a proven track record of authoring clear and concise EcIAs, AA Screening reports, Natural Impact Statements/Habitats Regulations Assessments and related reports

Proven ecological field skills and an ability to undertake standard habitat surveys and mapping in line with Fossit/Phase 1 Habitat Survey

A terrestrial ecology specialism such as botanical survey/breeding bird survey and a working knowledge of other ecological fields

A strong understanding of relevant policy and legislation, particularly in Irish and European legislation and case law

Experience of ecological mitigation design and implementation. Experience of coordination with landscape design and long-term site development management is desirable

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) experience

Excellent report writing, analytical, presentation, and written and verbal communication skills

Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills

An ability to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team environment



Salary €45k - €55k based experience, negotiable for the right candidates.



Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are an Ecologist interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Karen by e-mail at karen@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat

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