Ecologist

In order to meet the growing demand for our services across all sectors we are seeking to recruit an ecologist with proven experience for a full-time position in our Dublin office. The successful candidate will work with our existing ecology, environmental, landscape, masterplanning, and planning project teams on a wide range of interesting projects throughout Ireland.

Our practice has a friendly, informal, and professional working atmosphere, focused on delivering high quality work while providing the best solutions for our clients and the environment.

The role offers significant potential for professional development and advancement, while working on a wide range of projects for both private and public sector clients. An attractive remuneration and benefits package will reflect the role and your experience.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A post-graduate degree in ecology, botany or a related discipline;
  • Associate/Full CIEEM membership and working towards chartership (preferably CEnv or CEcol);
  • A minimum of three years' varied experience in a similar consultancy role, with a proven track record of authoring clear and concise EcIAs, AA Screening reports, Natura Impact Statements/Habitats Regulations Assessments and related reports;
  • Proven ecological field skills and an ability to undertake standard habitat surveys and mapping in line with Fossit/Phase 1 Habitat Survey;
  • A terrestrial ecology specialism such as botanical survey/breeding bird survey and a working knowledge of other ecological fields;
  • A strong understanding of relevant policy and legislation, particularly in Irish and European legislation and case law;
  • Experience of ecological mitigation design and implementation. Experience of coordination with landscape design and long-term site development management is desirable;
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) experience;
  • Excellent report writing, analytical, presentation, and written and verbal communication skills,
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills;
  • An ability to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team environment.

Please forward Cover Letter and CV, quoting ECOL 2020, by Friday 18th September, to: recruit@bradyshipmanmartin.com

Brady Shipman Martin is a multi-disciplinary landscape, planning and environmental consultancy with offices in Cork, Dublin, and Limerick. We provide a broad range of professional services in the areas of environmental planning, environmental assessment. landscape architecture, urban design, master-planning, planning and development as well as strategic planning.