In response to our continuing success, Avian Ecology is looking for a seasonal ecologist to join our skilled team, based in our Lower Stretton (near Warrington) office. The role will be initially on a six month contract.
Over the last decade, Avian Ecology has earned a reputation for professional excellence, delivering consultancy services to the highest of standards on projects of all scales across the UK.
Our clients are from both the public and private sectors and our project portfolio is diverse and
We are a team of friendly, enthusiastic and passionate ecologists and we offer a strong remuneration package in a vibrant and flexible working environment. We are committed to attracting and retaining the highest calibre of personnel and providing them with an opportunity to flourish in an environment where excellence, progression and development is encouraged, supported and rewarded.
The successful candidate will provide support for our on-going work on projects of all scales across the UK. Duties will include fieldwork, data management and some report writing, and there will be opportunities to develop field and consultancy skills.
Key requirements are:
- A passion for the subject
- Excellent communication skills,with a positive pro-active approach
- Attention to detail
Previous field work experience, either in the consultancy or paid sectors would be an advantage, as would strong botanical or bird identification field skills however, necessary training and mentoring will also be provided.
A full clean drivers’ licence is essential.
As with all of our team, the successful candidates will be diligent, passionate, professional and enthusiastic with a flexible approach to working.
If you feel you have the experience and enthusiasm to work as part of our team, please submit your CV with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to: Rachel.Hughes@avianecology.co.uk.
If you would like an informal chat about the role then please call Howard Fearn or Una Maginn on 0843 506 5116.
Closing date for applications is 28th February 2019