Senior Ecologist

Cork, Kilkenny, Dublin
Industry Sector:
Conservation Jobs, Ecology Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Nature Jobs, Environment Jobs, Renewable Jobs, Sustainable Jobs, Ornithology Jobs, Zoology Jobs
Job Category:
Management, Project Management, Biologist, Ecologist, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Planning, Reporting, Ornithologist, Surveying, Environmental Scientist
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
Salary Description:
Excellent Package and Remuneration Offered
Start Date:
ASAP/ Standard Notice
Gaia Talent
Job Ref:

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Ecologist, who will work as an integral member of a project team on a large scale forestry project of national significance. You can be based in Cork, Kilkenny or Dublin (also with the option to work from home). 

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate including a competitive salary, shorter working Friday, medical benefit and professional body support. 

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • A degree in ecology or related subject
  • A minimum of seven years post graduate experience
  • Experience working in environmental consultancy, desirable but not required
  • Member of CIEEM, CIWEM or equivalent professional body, desirable 
  • Detailed knowledge of Appropriate Assessment legislation within Ireland
  • Knowledge of the forestry sector advantageous 
  • Experience of project management and client management required  
  • Line management experience desirable 
  • Excellent technical report writing skills
  • Experienced in working in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills  
  • A full clean driver’s licence

Responsibilities, (amongst other things) include:

  • Undertaking Appropriate Assessments and other environmental reporting requirements
  • Writing of technical reports and other deliverables
  • Managing quality including attention to detail and accuracy, delivery of contracts on time and to the highest possible standards, and continue to strive to improve the quality of work produced. 
  • Developing an excellent relationship and attending meetings with client 
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