Ecological Field Assistants/Surveyors Required for 2022

Enzygo have opportunities for Seasonal Ecological Surveyors to assist our ecology team during the busy spring/summer period.

Enzygo is a multi-disciplinary environmental consultancy with offices located in Bristol, Sheffield and Manchester. We have opportunities for seasonal field surveyors to assist our ecology team during the busy spring/summer period.


This role is not office based and applicants would be self-employed working at locations throughout the UK. A full driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential.

Working Hours:

The role would involve (but is not limited to) field surveys and translocations for a range of protected species. Candidates should expect to work unsociable hours or weekends and at short notice, on their own or within a team.


All levels of experience would be considered, but at least 1 year’s survey experience and membership with the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) is preferable. Applicants should be reliable, enthusiastic and hard-working with a minimum of a BSc in ecology, biology or related subject. We are also keen to make contact with self-employed individuals and small companies.

Suitable applicants will be added to our database in compliance with GDPR, and offered work on a casual or project basis. Projects vary from a single day or evenings work, up to 2-3 months on site. Candidates will be expected to fulfil their contract obligations.


Rates of pay TBC but is dependent on experience level and will include any reasonable mileage and expenses incurred. All necessary survey kit/PPE can be provided.

The projects offered are dependent on work won by the company, therefore there can be no guarantee on the amount of work, project type or location offered.

How to Apply:

We welcome applicants from anywhere in England and Wales but are ideally looking for individuals located in the south-east and south-west.

Please apply to with a brief CV (detailing all relevant experience and licences etc.).

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