Somerset Wildlife Trust

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Ecological Consultant

Based at Callow Rock Offices. 
Full-time, 37.5 hours per week - competitive salary.

First Ecology is the consulting subsidiary of the Somerset Wildlife Trust; a rapidly developing practice committed to upholding best practice standards whilst also achieving pragmatic ecological project outcomes. We have established a broad client base which extends across public, private and commercial sectors and provide technical advice and support on development, research, conservation and management schemes across the UK. We are now seeking an Ecological Consultant to join the team.

The role

The role involves supporting the delivery of a wide range of ecological consultancy projects across the UK with an opportunity to develop a chosen specialism and gain relevant protected species licenses.

Personal specification

The role requires a polite, confident, organized and reliable, team player. The appointed person will also be hardworking, a fast and enthusiastic learner, independent and self-reliant and continuously aiming to increase their knowledge and perfect their skills. Commercial awareness is advantageous.

How to apply

Please visit download and complete the “Application Form - First Ecology 2019” and return the completed application form with CV to

The deadline for applications is the 28th February 2019 at 5pm.

No recruitment agencies please.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: Competitive

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