Mott MacDonald Bentley (MMB) is leading player in the UK water sector. We are building a team to work as part of the Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water (DCWW) capital delivery alliance, delivering a £170m/yr capital programme across the DCWW region. Due to continuous growth we now have a need for an experienced ecologist to join our new team in Wrexham.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

Job Description

You will be part of a dynamic ecology practice who work collaboratively to deliver ecological support.

Candidate Specification

  • Degree in ecology/ biology or directly related subject
  • Associate or Full member of CIEEM
  • Protected species survey licenses
  • Experience of undertaking ecological watching briefs on construction sites and working with site teams
  • Relevant experience connected with infrastructure schemes
  • Strong report writing skills, attention to detail and ability to write concise reports
  • Experience in liaising with design engineers to achieve positive ecological outcomes
  • Experience in preparation and writing ecological sections of environmental impact assessments and applying for SSSI Assents and HRA Screening –
    ensuring that legislative guidelines are met
  • Botany skills
  • Full, clean driving licence and willingness to travel and undertake fieldwork in the UK
  • Proficient in Word and Excel
  • Basic GIS skills
  • Proficient at bat sound analysis