• Permanent
  • Location: Offaly
  • Ref: 915894

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You will work as an Ecologist for our client in the Energy Sector in Co. Offaly.

As the Ecologist you will work with an environmentally responsible energy provider as part of a team assessing ecological survey data, undertaking surveys and preparing reports.

This is a Permanent role

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Develop plans, monitor and track the success of rehabilitation projects as they evolve and develop.
  • Engage with various parties and raise awareness of relevant ecological and environmental legislation.
  • Identify new projects.
  • Undertake assessments in line with the Habitats Directive and advise the team to the obligations under the Habitats Directive.
  • Update ecological surveys and include recommendations for future land management.
  • Work alongside the wider ecology team to identify and assist in research initiatives and programs.
  • Co-operate fully with all Health & Safety and all staff and public welfare provisions.

What are we looking for?

  • Level 8+ Qualification in Ecology or relevant Scientific subject.
  • 5 years relevant experience
  • Experience in ecological field studies.
  • Experience in the conduct of Appropriate Assessments.
  • Excellent report writing and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in GIS is desirable.
  • Must be proficient in MS Office including MS Excel, Word, and Databases.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Lisa at 09064 90485

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