Starting at £24,000 – £32,000 pa
Five Rivers Environmental Contracting Ltd is a specialist environmental construction company with our head office located in Wiltshire. Five Rivers is an industry leader delivering projects across the UK. We specialise in the in-house design and delivery of civil/environmental projects with works including (but not limited to) ecological mitigation, civil engineering projects, clearance works, river restorations, river re-alignments, floodplain re-connections and fish passes.
The role will report to our Principal Ecologist, and you will form part of a small team carrying out a range of protected species survey and mitigation works.
Providing expert ecological advice to the wider project team
Providing ecological input to on site mitigation works
Documenting ecological compliance with client requirements
Acting as ecological clerk of works
Data collection, management and analysis
Writing/reviewing ecological reports and method statements
We a looking for the following personal & professional qualities:
5 – 10 years of relevant industry experience.
Protected species licences would be an advantage – esp. GCN/Bats
Experience of protected species mitigation
An attention to detail and diligent approach to data management and quality assurance
Member of professional body (E.g. CIEEM)
A positive attitude, highly organised and motivated
Full driving licence
A safe and friendly place to work
Opportunities to work on interesting habitat creation projects
A personalised development plan and clear career progression
Varied projects and clients, fantastic exposure and on the job learning
A £500 annual training budget, with more available subject to business case
Support in gaining professional memberships and chartership where appropriate
You will be enrolled on the company pension scheme and have an annual leave allowance that increases with years served. We have over fifty staff working from our three offices in Salisbury, Leamington Spa and Hatfield covering design, contracting and ecology there are numerous opportunities for career progression.