Senior Ecology Consultant

In 2013, E3P was founded because we believed there was a better way to deliver value by creating a different kind of Geotechnical and Environmental Consultancy which focused on technical excellence and the wellbeing of colleagues and access to the full team at all levels.

Combining employee training, welfare and rewards has enabled us to put our clients priorities first to forge closer relationships in a variety of organisations.

Since the outset E3P has grown organically, focusing on the delivery of pragmatic advice and guidance with clear leadership and simple and focused aims.

We strive to recruit and retain the very best individuals and pride ourselves on our core values: intellect, integrity, pragmatism, tenacity and, most of all, a personal touch.

Consistently demonstrating these values has established the firm as a trusted advisor to a range of high profile clients across all industry sectors.

E3P is driven by the desire to do exciting work for ambitious clients ensure a happy, productive and nurturing workplace environment and the overarching delivery of technically excellent advice – and is growing at pace.

We provide support for our partners within these disciplines:
Ecological Services
Geo-Environmental Consultancy
Acoustic Services
Air Quality Assessments
Environmental Impact Assessment
Compliance Auditing
Environmental Due Diligence
Urban Regeneration Strategies


We are seeking a highly ambitious, self-governing individual to join our team to provide high quality ecological services. E3P pride ourselves in being pragmatic, capable, dynamic, progressive and spirited; and seek an individual who mirrors these core values.

You would work out of the Manchester office, however would be expected to work throughout the UK on a variety of projects.

The successful individual will be able to:

Deliver pragmatic, accurate advice to clients.
Undertake Ecological surveys, including PEA, Phase 1 Habitat Survey and Protected Species Surveys, independently in line with appropriate guidance.
Independently produce a variety of ecological reports including PEA, EcIA, Protected Species Reports, Biodiversity Net Gain calculations, HRA Screening assessments, Management Plans and Method Statements to a high standard and in line with best practice guidance.
Obtain Natural England European Protected Species Licences and be able to undertaken appropriate mitigation.
Be an active member of the E3P Ecology team, working collaboratively with the wider team and acting as a mentor for more junior staff members.
Undertake management responsibilities in line with company structure.
Work alongside the other disciplines within E3P, to further our service offering.
Advise clients appropriately at all stages of the planning process.
Represent the company at networking events and industry social events.
Develop relationships with clients, as well as win new work for the company.

Qualifications and experience which would be desirable include:

Relevant undergraduate degree or higher.
Associate member of CIEEM (or equivalent) or higher membership level.
Three years or more professional experience. Experience working within consultancy is essential.
Hold a minimum of Class 1 GCN and Bat Licence from Natural England.
Beneficial to hold a Class 2 Bat Licence from Natural England.
Proven track record of successful delivery of projects, including examples of project management.