Job Overview

Our client based in Tullamore, Co: Offaly are currently recruiting for an Ecologist to join the team!

Role and Responsibilities;

* Develop and update site-specific Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rehabilitation plans and National Parks & Wildlife Services (NPWS) packages as part of the Peatland Climate Action Scheme (PCAS).
* Support other Land & Habitats projects including current third party raised bog restoration projects.
* Support peatland rehabilitation projects and assist in the delivery of the company's Biodiversity Action Plan.
* Deliver ecological surveys to contribute to the client ecology baseline dataset.
* Support various research projects, where needed. Support the Carbon Monitoring Team in relation to habitat and ecological support.
* Support any statutory and legal reporting obligations such as AER's and the communication and agreement of bog rehabilitation plans with the EPA.
* Support the Ecology Manager in the delivery of cost effective and value adding ecology/biodiversity services and projects for the Land and Habitats Business Unit.
* Work as part of the client Ecology Team.

* Level 8+ qualification in ecology or related scientific subject or equivalent.
* 5 years relevant experience.
* Proficient in ecological surveying, habitat and species identification, specific species surveys
* Experience in digital capturing of data using GPS tablets, processing, and manipulation of survey data
* Full clean driving license is required
* Excellent communication skills
* Membership of CIEEM would be an advantage.

Apply today, by sending your cv and I will contact you for a discussion.

Contact Eimar Galvin on 086 185 2313 or email [email protected] for a confidential chat

Please note: due to current time constraints and travel restrictions, only candidates located in Ireland with full rights to work will be considered for this position.

By applying, you are giving consent for FRS Recruitment to contact you about this job. We collect your data for recruitment purposes only and will retain it for the duration required as outlined in our privacy policy. All CVs are kept confidential and will not be submitted to any clients without your knowledge and consent.

Apply Today

* indicates required field