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Environmental/ Ecological Clerk of Works
My client is looking for an Environmental/ Ecological Clerk to join their team.
- Field work logistics and review of baseline data;
- Compilation of regular site reports, draft Habitats Regulations Appraisals, Environmental Management Plans and Species Protection Plans for specific tasks;
- Delivery of toolbox talks and onsite guidance to contractors;
- Attendance and ability to present information at meetings;
- Work in conjunction with project stakeholders to achieve project aims whilst encouraging a high level of environmental protection;
- The use of Microsoft Word and Excel, digital photography and infield technology (tablet/pda) to produce electronic outputs;
- Operate in a variety of environments such as remote areas or operational construction sites;
- The delivery of the ECoW role for long and short term projects which may require working long hours, away from home between Monday-Friday; and
- Supporting office management and administrative tasks.
Your skills and experience will include:
- Under/postgraduate degree in Ecology, Environmental Management or a related discipline;
- Experience of working under Scottish (or UK) legislation;
- Membership of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) and/or of the Association of Environmental and Ecological Clerks of Works (AEECoW);
- Confident in Phase 1 Habitat and protected species surveying (incl. bats, badger, otter, water vole etc.);
- A good understanding of standard guidance for pollution prevention;
- Experience in the role of Ecological or Environmental Clerk of Works;
- An understanding of current environmental legislation, policy trends and ecological guidance;
- A current CSCS card or equivalent;
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
- The ability to work well under pressure and undertake several tasks simultaneously;
- Being confident and comfortable working as part of a team or on your own in the outdoor environment;
- Having to work away from home and outside office hours as necessary;
- Good time management and record keeping; and
- A full UK driver's licence.
Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.
Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.