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Senior Ecologist

  • Salary

    Comprehensive Salary and Benefits Package
  • Education level

    Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

This is an opportunity to work with one of the top consultancies in Ireland that offer one of the best remuneration packages in the market. They are currently looking for a Senior Ecologist, experienced in working with Environmental and Engineering teams, preferably in the consultancy sector. The position would suit a motivated, practical, and adaptable individual who has the ambition to work within a progressive and innovative team, providing advice and solutions to clients, in conjunction with the wider team.


  • Ecological fieldwork.
  • Preparation of Biodiversity chapters for EIARs.
  • Formulation of AA Screening reports and Natural Impact Statements.
  • Preparation of EIA reports.
  • Ecology Project Management in a varied range of sectors.
  • Tender Submissions.
  • Client management and business development.
  • Management and mentoring of junior team members.
  • Consultation with regulators and legislative bodies.
  • Stakeholder engagement and management


Skills and Requirements:

  • Degree in Ecology or Science equivalent.
  • MSc preferable.
  • Experience, 6 to 10+ year, preferably in Environmental Consultancy.
  • Membership of a professional body is an advantage.
  • Ability to work well in multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Work well under pressure and meet strict deadlines.
  • Strong technical report writing skills.
  • Full driver’s licence.


  • Friendly, flexible working environment.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Company Pension Scheme.
  • Active Sports and Social Club.
  • Protection of life and long-term illness cover.
  • 22 days annual leave.
  • CPD.
  • Paid professional membership fees.