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Marine Ecology Consultant

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20 - 30 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Remote Working

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Professional Services
  • Contact: Natalie Pritchard-Barrett
  • Contact Email: leiston@morson.com
  • Contact Phone: 01728 832862
  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Start Date: December 2021
  • Client: Morson Talent
  • Expiry Date: 10 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 195534NPB

We have a new requirement for a Marine Ecology Consultant to join a busy team on a temporary contract for 6 months.
The appointee would undertake the following tasks as part of their role:
Support marine EIA/ESIA screening & scoping, ES/EIA/ESIA chapters, HRA, WFD and MCZ assessments and Marine Licence applications.
Support underwater sound impact assessments.
Plan and organise project studies such as desk-based studies, scopes of work for subcontractors, specification of surveys and modelling studies where needed (e.g. underwater sound, sediment dispersion).
Collaborate with other environmental disciplines such as acoustics and coastal processes.
Mentor and develop the work of our less experienced marine ecologists.
Undertake other tasks to support the marine ecology team, as required.
We are looking for someone who has a working knowledge of the marine licencing and EIA processes, and undertaking associated assessments (HRA/WFD/MCZ). Ideally, the successful applicant will have experience working with regulators and stakeholders and have specialist knowledge in underwater sound impacts.

Candidates will need to have a degree in marine Biology and at least 10 years experience.

This can be working from home or based in their office locations which include, London, Croydon, Nottingham, Bristol.