Senior Ecologists

Science & Pharmaceutical
Science & Pharmaceutical

Senior Ecologists required to join MWP growing Environmental teams in Cork & Kerry. The Senior Ecologists will provide services and solutions to Renewable Energy, Marine, Pharmaceutical, Agrifood and large infrastructure projects.

Overview of Main Responsibilities:

  • Ecological field work
  • 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

Skills / Qualifications Required:

  • Degree in Ecology or Science equivalent. MSc preferable
  • 6 to 10+ years’ experience, ideally in environmental consultancy
  • Membership of a professional body desired
  • Ability to work well in multi-disciplinary teams, work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Specialist knowledge or experience in Ornithology would be a significant advantage
  • Full driver’s licence


  • Competitive salary (depending on experience)
  • Working on a wide range of projects
  • 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

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