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A rolling list of countryside, conservation and ecology vacancies including wildlife work and environmental education, updated every weekday. Adverts are listed in chronological order, most recent at the top.


North West vacancies: Cumbria, Lancashire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Cheshire.


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Countryside Contract Supervisor, Countryside Operatives & Excavator Operators

Career Scale £16,500 - £28,000pa

Estate Worker - Craft grade

(40 hours/week)

Depending on age and experience

Terra Firma specialise in environmentally sensitive and protected sites mainly in the upland areas of the UK. We operate in wild landscapes, often remote, and with difficult access and terrain, thus requiring specialist techniques, unique equipment and machinery. Our principal clients are the National Parks, Local Regional and National Authorities, Conservation Charities and Private Estates. You will be joining a strong vibrant team, in a supportive friendly working environment, who are at the forefront of upland conservation management, and working on nationally important projects with high environmental standards.


  • Closing Date: 09/09/2019
  • Location: Accrington, Lancashire
  • Posted: 16/08/2019
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Wildlife Survey and Interpretation Skills Course

Ambios Ltd

Gain practical experience in both the UK and in EU (no matter what happens with Brexit!).

Are you intent on a career in nature conservation but have limited or no experience? Would you like to spend a couple of weeks immersed in bird and wildlife work? Do you find the cost of gaining relevant experience prohibitive?


  • Closing Date: 19/08/2019
  • Location: South Devon
  • Posted: 24/07/2019
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Ecologist

Salary: Scale H (£29,636 - £32,878)

Permanent appointment – 36 hours per week

We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated Ecologist, looking for a new career development opportunity.

The Liverpool City Region has a wealth of Natura 2000 sites around our coasts and estuaries including the Dee, Mersey, Ribble, Alt, North Wirral and Sefton coasts and Liverpool Bay. We are striving to ensure that the very special wildlife thrives in a vibrant and progressive City Region economy.


  • Closing Date: 13/09/2019
  • Location: Merseyside
  • Posted: 02/08/2019
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Nature Friendly Schools Senior Project Officer

Lancashire Wildlife Trust

Location: Preston, Lancashire

Salary: £24093.42

Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Full time

LWT is a partner in a consortium of organisations delivering the Nature Friendly Schools Project.

We are looking for a Senior Project Officer to coordinate and lead delivery of the Nature Friendly Schools programme to primary schools in Lancashire, Manchester and Merseyside, inspiring children and young people to explore the natural world and develop care and concern for the environment.


  • Closing Date: 22/08/2019
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Posted: 02/08/2019
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Public Rights of Way Officer

£31,317 - £34,788

37 Hours per week

Warrington’s Public Rights of Way network consists of over 128 miles of footpaths and seven miles of Bridleway and Restricted Byways in an urban and semi-rural setting. We are recruiting a Public Rights of Way Officer who would be required to undertake all aspects of Rights of Way work.


  • Closing Date: 06/09/2019
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Posted: 01/08/2019
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Sawmiller

The Family Office Forestry and Conservation Team (FACT) manage Grosvenor Estate’s 2,600 hectares of forestry and parkland and are responsible for farm and field trees across another 55,000 hectares. FACT is a multidiscipline team undertaking forestry, arboriculture and landscape management.

In addition, FACT also run biomass and firewood businesses which are currently in a period of expansion and we have invested in a new site and sawmilling facility with the intention of processing our own timber for use internally and for sale externally. Due to this expansion, we are currently recruiting for a Sawmiller to be based at the new forestry yard at the Eaton Estate, Chester.


  • Delete Date: 23/08/2019
  • Location: Eaton Estate, Chester
  • Posted: 26/07/2019
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Wildlife Survey and Interpretation Skills Course

Ambios Ltd

Gain practical experience in both the UK and in EU (no matter what happens with Brexit!).

Are you intent on a career in nature conservation but have limited or no experience? Would you like to spend a couple of weeks immersed in bird and wildlife work? Do you find the cost of gaining relevant experience prohibitive?


  • Closing Date: 19/08/2019
  • Location: South Devon
  • Posted: 24/07/2019
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Deputy Head of Forestry

We are currently recruiting a Deputy Head of Forestry (DHoF) based at our Abbeystead Estate in Lancashire.

The main purpose of the role will be to manage the day-to-day operational aspects of woodland management at Abbeystead Estate. This will include managing the two Foresters to provide good quality leadership whilst setting clear and high standards of work.


  • Delete Date: 20/08/2019
  • Location: Abbeystead Estate, Lancashire
  • Posted: 23/07/2019
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Forestry Course Manager - Newton Rigg

Full Time - Permanent

Salary £26,747.83 - £29,230.41

Askham Bryan College is a specialist land-based college based across the North of England. Our campus at Newton Rigg is set in the heart of Cumbria.  The college owns over 20 ha of woodland, both broadleaf and conifer. The College is dedicated to promoting education across the forestry sector in the UK. The Department of Forestry wishes to recruit a new Course Manager to teach across a varied range of programmes in Forestry at Level 2 and 3.


  • Closing Date: 18/08/2019
  • Location: Newton Rigg, Cumbria
  • Posted: 19/07/2019
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