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Senior Ecologist

Senior Ecologist required to join Malachy Walsh & Partners growing Environmental team in Kerry. The Senior Ecologist will provide services and solutions to Renewable Energy, Marine, Pharmaceutical, Agrifood, and large infrastructure projects. This role allows for remote working. If you are looking to further your career and gain invaluable experience in a multi-disciplinary engineering & environmental consultancy then please reach out for more information.

Overview of Main Responsibilities (full job description available on request):

  • Ecological fieldwork.
  • Preparation of biodiversity chapters for EIARs.
  • Preparation of EcIA reports.
  • Preparation of AA Screening reports and Natura Impact Statements.
  • Project Management of ecological projects in a diverse range of sectors.
  • Preparing Tender Submission Proposals.
  • Client management and business development.
  • Management and mentoring of junior team members.
  • Consultation with regulators and statutory bodies.
  • Stakeholder engagement and management.

What the ideal candidate looks like:

  • Degree in Ecology or Science equivalent. MSc preferable.
  • 6 to 10+ years’ experience, ideally in environmental consultancy.
  • Membership of a professional body is desired.
  • Ability to work well in multi-disciplinary teams, work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines.
  • Strong technical report writing skills.
  • Full driver’s licence.

What you will get in return:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Health insurance plan.
  • Company Pension Scheme.
  • Active Sports and Social Club.
  • Protection of life and long-term illness cover.
  • 22 days annual leave.
  • Paid professional membership fee.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aisling Lane.

(021) 4320675