Areas of responsibility:
Primarily you will assist the Head Ranger with the following duties:
? Stewarding livestock and ensuring their welfare, including end of life
? Setting up and monitoring the captive breeding programme
? Deer, fish, and wildfowl management
? Water feature management & wetland creation
? Maintaining Estate security
? Setting up outdoor spaces for events held on the estate
? Woodland creation, maintenance, and improvement
? Gathering and monitoring data for ecological surveys in conjunction with other departments
? Engaging with visitors and the local community at events held on the estate
? Maintaining and conducting regular checks for Estate infrastructure
? Supporting ecological surveys and reports to monitor biodiversity
? Using and maintaining farm and conservation tools, machinery and vehicles
? Work in a professional, positive, kind, and respectful way with colleagues and stakeholders
You will be joining a small team serving various estate functions with leadership from the Estate Manager. Your role will be diverse, requiring flexibility in your responsibilities. As a growing organisation with an evolving structure you will be required to be adaptable, willing to use your initiative in a start-up environment and be proactive.
In addition to carrying out essential tasks, the role provides an excellent opportunity to be involved in a new and expanding business with a strong ethical focus on the restoration of our natural landscape.
All applicants should have a strong interest in nature recovery and be passionate about acting for nature. There is no onsite accommodation available for this role.
How to Apply
Application Details: To apply, send a CV and a covering letter/email to email@example.com with “Assistant Land Ranger” in the subject line.
Due to the expected volume of applications we are only able to contact successful applicants.
As an equal opportunity employer, we ensure that we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from everyone with the skills set out in the job advert.