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Seasonal Ecologists
Cambridge, Derby, Southampton

Position: Seasonal Ecologists
Locations: Cambridge, Derby & Southampton

The Position:
RPS is looking for Seasonal Ecologists to join us in various locations including Cambridge, Derby and Southampton. You will be assisting with a range of fieldwork and reporting, including GCN, reptile, dormouse, bat and badger surveys, and to assist with other tasks as appropriate (e.g. BREEAM, desk studies, literature reviews etc.)

From resolving bat issues in individual homes to delivering all ecological surveys for large-scale complex commercial developments including Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIP), we undertake all aspects of ecological consultancy, to ensure compliance with environmental regulations and statutory requirements.

Skills & experience required:
Educated to degree level in a relevant subject
Experience of working as an Ecologist
CIEEM membership (Graduate / Associate / Full) preferred but not essential
Experience in carrying out a range of ecological surveys e.g. GCN, reptiles, bats, badgers;
Previously worked for a Consultancy
Competency with standard MS Office applications;
Clean driving licence and current CSCS certification (though this could be provided for the right candidate).

What we offer you:

We will provide you with a flexible, friendly and creative environment to develop your skills and challenge yourself. We support our people to innovate, collaborate and build meaningful careers. Our network of people and knowledge will expand your horizons and give you access to a variety of interesting projects across the UK.

Our employees are rewarded with competitive salaries, opportunities to invest and many other benefits including: 24 days holiday + bank holidays, Option to purchase up to 5 extra days per year, Company pension scheme, Group Disability Scheme, Share Incentive Scheme, Life Assurance, Cycle to Work Scheme, Health Screening, Employee Assistance Programme, Professional Memberships and our brand new BenefitHub offering discounts, cash back offers and rewards

About RPS:

RPS is a leading global professional services firm of 5,600 people. We define, design and manage projects that create shared value in a complex, urbanising and resource-scarce world. Connecting with our global expertise we make it easy for our clients to create winning solutions for their communities and their clients. By being confidently pragmatic we solve problems that matter. We make complex easy.

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.