Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW) (x2)

United Kingdom
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Consultancy, Ecologist, Impact Assessment (EIA), Zoologist
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€30,000 to €40,000 per annum
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Mattinson Partnership
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We have a unique and urgent opportunity for two ambitious Ecologists or Ecological Clerk of Works (ECoW) to join a dedicated environmental consultancy whose services include Environmental Clerk of Works, ECoW and environmental compliance training.

The role will involve Clerk of Works duties in relation to a variety of energy and infrastructure projects across the country (all expenses/ accommodation provided). The role would suit an ambitious self-starter who is perhaps feeling restricted in their current role and seeking greater autonomy and progression. There is a significant site element to the role and candidates must be willing to travel to site 3 or 4 days a week.

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

* Co-ordinate preconstruction surveys and the preparation of environmental management documents for major energy and infrastructure schemes across Scotland and North England
* Undertake and manage ecological (e.g. Phase 1 and extended Phase 1) and ornithological surveys during the construction phase
* Monitor construction activities and liaise with contractors and project team to ensure compliance with approved method statements and planning obligations
* Advise the project on achieving compliance and the latest mitigation techniques
* Liaison with clients, regulators and statutory consultees such as Natural England and SNH to resolve or mitigate any issues

Qualifications / Experience:

* Relevant experience in a similar capacity as an Environmental Clerk of Works or ECoW
* Good knowledge of relevant UK and EU wildlife legislation including conservation of protected species
* Sounds knowledge of environmental constraints with technical expertise in ecology, hydrology or waste management
* Good knowledge of survey methods and construction techniques
* Excellent communication and presentation skills
* Full UK Driving Licence

For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Gavin Mack on 0141 375 7955 or

Mattinson Partnership brings together recruitment expertise with hands-on experience. Through our knowledge of the industry, we are able to provide a unique and specialist service. We respect the need for absolute confidentiality and offer every assurance that your application will be handled with the highest levels of professionalism. We actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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