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Ecologist Team Member - Shrewsbury
We are looking to recruit a new member into our Ecology Team to join us at our Shrewsbury office, assisting the team in all areas of ecology and consultancy work. This post, in a growing office, affords the successful candidate not only the exciting opportunity to develop and advance their existing skill set, but offers a diversity of experience encompassing not only Ecology, but also aspects of Arboriculture, Landscape, Heritage and Masterplanning.

Working closely with the existing Ecology team based at EDP Shrewsbury, we are looking for a confident, enthusiastic, and competent Ecologist with a relevant first degree, and preferably a post-graduate qualification. Proven consultancy experience spanning at least 2-5 years is essential, including experience of undertaking Extended Phase 1 surveys and protected species surveys such as for great crested newt, dormouse and bats. Ideally you will be a holder of a protected species survey licence(s), have experience in habitat management and clerk of works role, and have, or be eligible for, at least Associate membership to CIEEM. You will also have Environmental Impact Assessment experience and some practical knowledge of fee proposals, seeking in particular to build upon your ecological project management and technical skills.

Additionally, you will be licensed to drive in the UK and have access to a suitably insured vehicle for fieldwork/business purposes.

If you are interested in joining our Ecology team, please send a comprehensive CV and covering letter, to Rebecca Coope at:

The Stables, Sansaw Business Park, Hadnall, Shrewsbury SY4 4AS
or via email to

All applications must be received by close of business on Friday 15th July 2016.
Interviews to be held weekend commencing the 25th July 2016.

Senior Graphics Consultant - Shrewsbury
To support the growing team of consultants in our Shrewsbury office, we are looking for a skilled and creative Senior Graphics Consultant, who is fluent in the use of Adobe Creative Suite plus a mix of GIS, AutoCAD and/or Vectorworks, to produce maps, plans and desk-top published reports for our clients. Experience of working within a consultancy environment would be desirable.

If you are interested in joining our graphics team, please send across a comprehensive CV and covering letter, along with a portfolio of your work, to Rebecca Coope at

All applications should be received by close of business on 22nd July 2016.


We offer a very competitive benefits package, which includes:
private health insurance;
life assurance;
free lunch;
30 days annual leave (+ bank holidays); and
profit share bonus scheme.


EDP is always interested in hearing from bright, enthusiastic people who are appropriately qualified and/or experienced in the following fields:

Landscape Design and Landscape Planning
Ecology and Protected Species
Archaeology and Cultural Heritage
Rural Estate and Agricultural Planning

If you would like to be considered for future opportunities, please send your CV and references in confidence to Stephanie Mumford (

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