Senior Environmental Scientist/ Senior Ecologist – Galway/ Dublin

Dublin, Galway
Industry Sector:
Conservation Jobs, Ecology Jobs, Renewable Energy jobs, Sustainability Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Environment Jobs, Zoology Jobs
Job Category:
Policy, Biologist, Ecologist, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Planning, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Scientist, Environmental, Social & Governance
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
£65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Will pay above market rate for right person
Start Date:
Gaia Talent
Job Ref:

This is a key Senior role with our client this will an excellent career choice for the right person with a salary and package to reflect that. Applicants should ideally have at least 8 or more years’ experience in a range of infrastructure projects, with particular experience in co-ordinating EIA and statutory consent applications. Experience in writing or managing Habitats Directive Appropriate Assessments is a distinct advantage.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Relevant third level Degree (Level 8 or higher);
  • 8+ years’ post qualification experience, most of which will have been gained in a planning or environmental consultancy area, preferably in environmental assessment;
  • Membership of Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management;
  • Experience in EIA/AA Co-ordination, AA and NIS;
  • Excellent knowledge of environmental and planning legislation (Ireland);
  • Strong technical report writing skills;
  • Excellent planning, project management and leadership skills;
The following would be advantageous:
  • Post graduate qualification (Masters or Doctorate);
  • Chartered by a professional body such as CIEEM.
  • Experience in water infrastructure (water supply, wastewater, flooding);
  • Experience as an Expert Witness;
  • Experience in Managing client relationships.


Applicants should hold a Full clean driver’s licence.

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