This role will have the responsibility of providing oversight on the ecological impact of Sustrans infrastructure work in Scotland, advising on surveys and assessments to support infrastructure and route development projects including supporting planning applications and the preparation and supervision of protected species licences. A key outcome of this role will be increased biodiversity as a result of Sustrans infrastructure projects and programmes.
With significant practical experience in relevant previous roles, higher level vocational qualification or degree in ecology or equivalent, your expertise of ecology in both urban and rural green spaces will guide our approach to designing and undertaking construction work. In addition you will implement ecological best practice across the organisation.
Interviews will take place via Skype or Zoom or Sustrans offices in Edinburgh on Tuesday 2 June 2020.
Equality, diversity and inclusion
Railway Paths Limited is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.