Overview

Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and consultancy services for industrial, commercial and government organisations globally.

With more than 77,000 people globally, our teams collaborate, innovate and create. Our people are proud to have been behind some of the greatest consultancy and engineering feats over the past 70 years.

We foster a collaborative and inclusive environment for our people, and our partners, and we want you to be a part of our growing business.

Our Environment, Maritime and Resilience business provides a focus for advising our clients on sustainability issues including renewable energy, low carbon economies, impacts of climate change and waste and resource management. Our environmental capabilities comprise of in excess of 1000 staff based predominantly in the UK, but with reach into the Middle East and in India.

Our ecology team is currently over a hundred strong which means technical as well as career mentoring to ensure your continued professional development. At Jacobs we provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality.

We employ a number of field biologists and ecologists to assist with and undertake data collection and monitoring commitments on projects.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Supporting the national team of ecologists working on a variety of projects
  • Survey support and logistic planning
  • Ecological surveying and biological data collection
  • Producing quality assured ecology deliverables
  • Report Writing
Qualifications

Essential:

  • Ecology survey experience and a good field scientist
    • Ecology survey experience and a good field scientist
      • Ecology survey experience and a good field scientist
      • Eligible for CIEEM membership
      • Capable of managing a challenging workload subject to change at short notice
      • Confident with proven interpersonal and communication skills.
      • Strong IT skills
      • Ability to write clear, concise reports Driving licence
      • You must be a good team player with a willingness to work away from your base office.

      Desirable:

      • An honours degree in ecology or related field
        • An honours degree in ecology or related field
          • An honours degree in ecology or related field
          • Relevant undergraduate work placements or post graduate studies
          • Full CIEEM
          • Postgraduate degree
          • Protected species licence(s)
          • An ecological specialism
          • Chartered Environmentalist
          • ECoW experience