Graduates are invited to apply for the position of Graduate Ecologist as part of the Planning & Environmental Team based in one of the main Roadstone locations. The successful candidate will report to the General Manager Planning, Environment and Property for Ireland Materials. A level of hybrid working will be available for this role.

The candidate will have the following specific responsibilities:

  • Review and Update the Biodiversity Management Plans at 20 Roadstone locations in sensitive biodiversity areas.
  • Baseline Biodiversity Surveys at all other operating and dormant Roadstone locations.
  • Assist in Biodiversity Assessments required in Planning Application Environmental Impact Assessment reports and Appropriate Assessment reports.
  • Processing, capturing and analysing data.
  • Compiling technical reports and data.
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety procedures and requirements.


Candidates should ideally possess:

  • A relevant third level Qualification in Ecology or similar qualifications
  • Team player with a positive attitude.
  • A clean driving licence will be required
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good IT skills
  • Proactive, organised, results driven and self-motivated

Graduates will also take part in our two-year graduate development programme, which will guide you through a semi-structured programme across various areas in our business in order to develop technical, interpersonal, commercial and management skills.

Apply now for this role:



  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension Scheme with Employer contribution
  • Share Participation Scheme (Revenue Approved)
  • Paid Holidays (21 days)
  • Training & Development Opportunities.
  • Mentoring support & Performance Management
  • Phone & laptop
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Product discount
  • Bike-to-Work Scheme
  • Paid Maternity/ Paternity Leave