Principal Ecologist

1 day left

Northern Ireland, County Antrim, Belfast
£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
24 Jan 2019
21 Feb 2019
Brian Mitchell
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company
Are you an experienced Ecologist looking a team lead role in Belfast? I am working with an international engineering consultancy with an excellent track record in Northern Ireland, working on high-profile schemes including the Giant's Causeway Visitor Centre, Strule Shared Education Campus and Stoneyford Wastewater Treatment Works. They are now seeking to recruit an Ecologist with experience across a diverse range of sectors and the desire and drive to manage and mentor other members of the team.

Your new role
You will join a team of more than 50 Ecologists working in 12 offices throughout the UK who are all operating as one cohesive unit. As the team lead in Belfast you will manage a local team that has doubled in size in the last 5-years and will play a key part in the next phase of business growth.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role you will hold a relevant degree and will ideally be a Chartered Member of the Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management. You will have experience in a diverse range of project types with strong fieldwork skills, along with a clear understanding of market and client requirements. Experience in bat surveying is of particular interest.

What you'll get in return
This is a chance to progress your career with one of the most well-respected consultancies in the UK. A highly competitive salary is on offer along with a car or car allowance and a range of other benefits to suit your lifestyle. Given that the team is based throughout the UK the business can facilitate working from other offices as part of a phased move to Northern Ireland as well as flexible working patterns.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at

Apply for Principal Ecologist

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.