CJS Online: Countryside

 

A rolling list of vacancies, updated every weekday. Adverts are listed in chronological order, most recent at the top.


Countryside vacancies: Ranger posts, including those in greenspace and urban parks and estate workers. You'll also find vacancies for countryside officers, rural policy makers.


If you are interested in a particular ad, please respond directly to the advertiser and not to CJS.

Please remember to tell them that you saw their advertisement on CJS Online. Voluntary roles can be found here.



Moor than meets the eye Scheme Manager

Dartmoor National Park Authority

Grade 6: £32,029 - £35,934

37 hours per week

Fixed term contract until 31/12/19

Dartmoor National Park Authority is the lead partner for the successful Moor than meets the eye Landscape Partnership Scheme which has received £1.9m from the National Lottery Heritage Fund.  We are looking for an experienced project manager with proven financial management in the countryside sector to ensure delivery during the final stages of the scheme and its completion by 31 December 2019.  The role will include monitoring and evaluation and helping to shape the legacy for the Scheme with our partners.


  • Closing Date: 10/05/2019
  • Location: Pricetown, Dartmoor
  • Posted: 23/04/2019
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Countryside Officer

Salary £37,849 - £42,683 pa

Full time/Permanent 

We require an experienced professional Countryside Officer to join our Management Team and to oversee the management of the Borough’s Countryside Estate. The Countryside Officer will be expected to: lead the Council’s estates management team, develop work programmes, plan for the maintenance of the Borough’s Public Rights of Way network, organise conservation work parties, support the commercial activities at the Country Parks and to liaise with volunteer groups, Parish Councils and elected members.   


  • Closing Date: 17/05/2019
  • Location: Wokingham
  • Posted: 23/04/2019
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Engagement Officer - Countryside (South West)

£17,703 pa

Fixed Term p/t (22.5 hrs pw for 24 mo)

Wareham, Dorset

This role is focusing on engaging local stakeholders in developing a project to release European Beavers back into the Purbeck landscape. There is already support among several partners for a beaver introduction, and technical studies to assess habitat feasibility and model likely impacts of beaver are currently being undertaken by Exeter University. This role will be to communicate their findings to local landowners, communities and other stakeholders, and by positively engaging with them develop a project and a management plan for beaver that is widely supported.


  • Closing Date: 12/05/2019
  • Location: Wareham, Dorset
  • Posted: 23/04/2019
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Trainee Placements

Marches Mosses BogLIFE (LIFE15 NAT/UK/000786)

Full time, 1 year fixed term from 24th June 2019

£8,000

We are looking for trainees for the Marches Mosses BogLIFE project.  The project aims to restore Britain’s 3rd largest lowland raised bog within the Fenn’s, Whixall & Bettisfield Mosses and Wem Moss NNRs near Whitchurch, Shropshire and Wrexham in Wales.

You will work on all aspects of the project, from practical habitat management to public engagement.


  • Closing Date: 17/05/2019
  • Location: Whitchurch, Shropshire and Wrexham
  • Role Type: Apprentice
  • Posted: 23/04/2019
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Waterway Operative

£21,623 (including Inner London allowance)
Based Adelaide Yard, London

At the Canal & River Trust, we believe life is better by water. This is an opportunity to put that belief into practice, as you help transform our canals and rivers into spaces that local communities truly enjoy. Your job will be to maintain, conserve and improve a large section of the London waterway network – doing everything from removing litter and repairing towpaths to operating locks and bridges and providing emergency response. It’s an opportunity to work in a wonderfully unique outdoor environment.


  • Closing Date: 08/05/2019
  • Location: Adelaide Yard, London
  • Posted: 16/04/2019
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Countryside Team Operative - Exeter

Full Time 40hr week. 7.30-4pm Mon-Fri.

Working with our Exeter Countryside teams, you will be required to support our clients undertaking a variety of estate work ranging from fencing, vegetation management, invasive weed control, tree planting etc.


  • Closing Date: 02/05/2019
  • Location: Clyst St Mary, Exeter
  • Posted: 18/04/2019
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Stalker/Estate Manager

Kinloch Hourn Estate

A small Highland estate on the west coast of Inverness-shire requires a stalker with full responsibility for the day-to-day management of the property. 

Suitable experience with hill vehicles, a general mechanical knowledge and a range of DIY skills will be required to look after and maintain the estate's property including its hydro-electric system, vehicles and equipment, boats, ponies and the lodge.


  • Delete Date: 16/05/2019
  • Location: Inverness-shire
  • Posted: 18/04/2019
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Site Operative & Species Field Surveyor

Location: Based in Hampshire working throughout the UK

Salary: Experience Dependent

Contract: Seasonal/Permanent

Tasks include installation of animal exclusion fencing, hibernaculum construction and sensitive vegetation clearance. Candidates would also be expected to assist with various protected species surveys (training provided).


  • Delete Date: 16/05/2019
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Posted: 18/04/2019
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Programme Manager - Living Levels Landscape Partnership

Location: Newport
Salary starting at £29,507 to £31,966 per annum Hours: Full time
Contract: Maternity Contract

If you have a love of heritage and landscape along with a passion for working with people and making a difference, this could be the role you've been looking for. We are looking for an experienced programme or project manager to lead the delivery of a multi-partner, National Lottery Heritage Fund Landscape project and lead a small team of project staff. You'll work with partners to create something really special for the landscape and people of the Gwent Levels: both those who live there and those who visit.


  • Closing Date: 13/05/2019
  • Location: Newport
  • Posted: 17/04/2019
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Ecology and Land Management Advisor

Chalk, Cherries and Chairs Landscape Partnership Scheme

£25,000 - £30,000 per annum,
Fixed Term Contract to June 2023

This is a fantastic opportunity to work closely with a wide range of landowners to create and oversee delivery of a series of habitat restoration and enhancement schemes at a landscape scale. You will offer habitat management advice, write management plans and engage with contractors to commission and deliver site specific plans. You will have the opportunity to see the plans through from inception to completion, and to create and deliver a package of specific training, events and working groups for landowners.


  • Closing Date: 13/05/2019
  • Location: Chinnor, Oxfordshire
  • Posted: 17/04/2019
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Green Trails Project Officer (Regional)

Barry Docks

Grade 7, SCP 20 - 25  £25,295 - £28,785 p.a.

37 Hours per week; Mon-Fri

Temporary - Grant Funded Project

To produce a plan and develop partnerships for a long distance horse and mountain bike trail linking hubs of bridleway access in the South Wales Central region.


  • Closing Date: 30/04/2019
  • Location: Barry Docks, Vale of Glamorgan
  • Posted: 17/04/2019
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Wildlife and Farming Officer – ST Catchment Partnership

Salary in the range, £21,000 to £25,000 per annum plus pension.

This post is full time, commencing 1st June 2019 until the end of March 2020 with the possibility of an extension.

Based in Shropshire

The post-holders will deliver a programme of farmer/agronomist training events and one to one farm visits to promote resource protection and a reduction in diffuse water pollution from agriculture, with a focus on pesticides and nutrients. The project will also include supporting farmers through the Severn Trent Water capital grant scheme in target areas of the groundwater catchments, in order to support farm infrastructure changes to reduce diffuse water pollution. You will also work with Trust staff and other partners in catchment areas to develop ideas and projects to improve watercourses for wildlife through habitat creation and management.


  • Closing Date: 30/04/2019 updated
  • Location: Shropshire
  • Posted: 26/03/2019
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Volunteer Shadow Ranger

Forestry England are providing a voluntary placement known as Shadow Rangers. These placements are targeted at individuals seeking to gain experience in the countryside sector.

A number of 6 - 12 month placements are available across Central England Forest District. Volunteering 1-3 days per week, each placement allows volunteers to develop on the job skills in their chosen work area.


  • Closing Date: 02/05/2019
  • Location: Across Central England
  • Role Type: Volunteer
  • Posted: 16/04/2019
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Engagement Ranger

Full Time, 37 hours per week

From £23,836 to £26,317 per year plus inconvenience allowance

Permanent

The post will cover the locations of Millers Dale/ North White Peak Area of the Peak

Based at Parsley Hay, working within our South Hub Ranger Team

Engagement Rangers act as the eyes and ears of the National Park, creating close links with partners and communities by working with them to help make the NP accessible and enjoyable for all.  This is an excellent career opportunity in an outstanding environment.


  • Closing Date: 01/05/2019
  • Location: Parsley Hay, Buxton
  • Posted: 16/04/2019
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Waterway Operative

£21,623 (including Inner London allowance)
Based Adelaide Yard, London

At the Canal & River Trust, we believe life is better by water. This is an opportunity to put that belief into practice, as you help transform our canals and rivers into spaces that local communities truly enjoy. Your job will be to maintain, conserve and improve a large section of the London waterway network – doing everything from removing litter and repairing towpaths to operating locks and bridges and providing emergency response. It’s an opportunity to work in a wonderfully unique outdoor environment.


  • Closing Date: 08/05/2019
  • Location: Adelaide Yard, London
  • Posted: 16/04/2019
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Country Parks Officer

1 x permanent – 18½ hours - Thursday to Monday, flexible hours

1 x 6 month fixed term contract – 37 hours a week

£18,771 - £19,750 a year

We are seeking motivated individuals to work in the Service Delivery Directorate within the Visitor Business and Economy Unit. You will assist in developing an enjoyable customer experience at the Country Parks across the borough, ensuring that visitors receive excellent customer service at all times. You will provide information, advice and assistance to visitors and assist with education, activities and events for local schools and groups.


  • Closing Date: 24/04/2019
  • Location: Borough of Eastleigh, Hampshire
  • Posted: 16/04/2019
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Torridge River Restoration Officer x 3

Full-time (37.5 hours per week), fixed term appointments until March 2021, based at DWT’s Cookworthy office in North Devon.

Salary: £22,185 - £24,998 plus 5% pension

We are seeking three experienced and knowledgeable farm advisors for the project. They will work with landowners to deliver capital interventions on riverside land, bringing water quality and other benefits to the environment.


  • Closing Date: 06/05/2019
  • Location: Cookworthy, North Devon
  • Posted: 15/04/2019
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Torridge River Restoration Project Team Leader

Full-time (37.5 hours per week), fixed term appointment until March 2021, based at DWT’s Cookworthy office in North Devon

Salary: £29,130 plus 5% pension

Are you ready for the next step in your conservation career - leading the restoration of a major Devon river and its landscape? The Torridge, one of Devon’s principal river catchments, is suffering long term chronic decline driven by diffuse agricultural pollution. The Torridge River Restoration Project is an ambitious, integrated programme of advisory and capital works interventions.


  • Closing Date: 06/05/2019
  • Location: Cookworthy, North Devon
  • Posted: 15/04/2019
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Conservation Grazing Officers

21 hours per week

1 based at Potteric Carr or Stirley Community Farm

1 based at Appleton Mill Farm

Salary: £25700 p.a. pro rata plus up to 9% employer pension contribution

Do you love Yorkshire, love wildlife? Would you like to combine your passion for nature conservation with your livestock management skills? Do you share our vision for a Yorkshire rich in wildlife for everyone?


  • Closing Date: 03/05/2019
  • Location: Potteric Carr or Stirley Community Farm / Appleton Mill Farm
  • Posted: 15/04/2019
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Woodlands & Countryside Manager - Avon

Salary: Up to £28,000 + Benefits - Dependant on skills and competencies

Glendale carries out a significant number of woodland, countryside & estates management contracts throughout Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and South Gloucestershire and now require a manager to oversee and grow our business in the area.

Based at our office south of Bristol, the successful candidate will be a proactive manager who will be able to offer sales, operational, financial and commercial management.


  • Delete Date: 13/05/2019
  • Location: Avon
  • Posted: 15/04/2019
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Ranger

Finlaystone Estate

Location: Finlaystone Country Estate, Langbank, PA14 6TJ

Permanent position

Finlaystone Estate is based by the Clyde near Langbank and is open to the public who enjoy the woodlands, play areas, formal gardens and tea room. A lot of school groups visit in the summer and many events are laid on for visitors. A new permanent role is available from June.


  • Delete Date: 13/05/2019
  • Location: Finlaystone Country Estate, Langbank, PA14 6TJ
  • Posted: 15/04/2019
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Visitor Engagement Ranger - Walthamstow Wetlands

Salary: £22,269 per annum (pro rata £8, 906 per annum)

Location: Walthamstow Wetlands

London Wildlife Trust are partnered with London Borough of Waltham Forest as an activity partner for the Walthamstow Wetlands project. To help deliver the Heritage Lottery funded activity plan for this, we are currently recruiting a Community Engagement Ranger to job share 2 days a week. This is a great opportunity for you if you are passionate about urban nature conservation and want to get involved in a visionary project. This is a fixed term contract until March 2020.


  • Closing Date: 29/04/2019
  • Location: Walthamstow Wetlands
  • Posted: 15/04/2019
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Estate Works Manager

Broomhall Estate, Charlestown, Fife.

This is a new and exciting post managing the repair and maintenance of the property portfolio of Broomhall, located on the outskirts of Dunfermline in West Fife. The Estate Works Manager role will encompass a wide-range of duties to provide effective and efficient support to the Estate’s Management team.

You will work as part of a committed and energetic team to deliver the continued and future growth of Broomhall Estate. A competitive renumeration package is available reflective of candidates skills and experience. Part time working would be considered.


  • Delete Date: 10/05/2019
  • Location: Charlestown, Fife
  • Posted: 12/04/2019
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National Specialist - Wildlife Management Adviser

£48,680 pa

Permanent f/t (37.5 hrs pw)

Swindon

We are looking for a National Specialist - Wildlife Management to ensure our teams are supported to deal with the difficult and complex issues sometimes raised by the conservation of our special places. You’ll assist teams across the National Trust who are involved with wildlife management, including deer and other wild/feral large herbivores, birds including game birds, fish and other wild species managed for any reason. You’ll establish standards, develop guidance and ensure our teams have access to high quality advice, including the ethical treatment of wildlife.


  • Closing Date: 28/04/2019
  • Location: Swindon
  • Posted: 12/04/2019
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Lower Windrush Valley Project Officer

Salary range: £22,021 - £29,636 per annum

Work location: Ron Groves House, Kidlington / Speedwell House, Oxford

Hours per week: 37

Contract type: Temporary - Maternity Cover (9 months)

The LWVP is seeking a project officer to provide maternity cover for the current Project Manager. The cover period is expected to run until March 2020 from the data of commencement.

The Lower Windrush Valley Project is a well-established project to improve landscape, biodiversity and public access in the Lower Windrush Valley in West Oxfordshire by undertaking work directly and in partnership with the local community.


  • Closing Date: 05/05/2019
  • Location: Ron Groves House, Kidlington / Speedwell House, Oxford
  • Posted: 12/04/2019
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Projects Officer

Salary: £25,000 + 8% pension contribution + car allowance

Full-time, 35 hours per week 

ELGT is seeking a Projects Officer to assist the Project Programme Manager in the delivery and development of greenspace and other woodland and green network projects as part of the ELGT annual work programme.


  • Closing Date: 01/05/2019
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Posted: 12/04/2019
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Shale Trail Project Manager

Salary: £30,000 (pro rata) + 8% pension contribution + car allowance

Part-time, 28 hours per week Temporary contract to October 2020

ELGT is seeking a part-time Shale Trail Project Manager to oversee all aspects of development and delivery of a new strategic project that will create an inspiring, enjoyable off-road trail of approximately 16 miles, bringing the rich oil shale heritage of West Lothian to life.


  • Closing Date: 29/04/2019
  • Location: Edinburgh & Lothians
  • Posted: 12/04/2019
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Species Advisor

Salary: £29,243

Location: St Mellons, Cardiff    

Contract type: Fixed term appointment (FTA) for 12 months

Work pattern: 37 Hours per week Monday to Friday

Primarily office based but may entail travel between different NRW locations, partner organisations and other locations. You will also undertake work outdoors at different sites.

The team plays a lead role in providing advice to internal and external customers on protected species, with a particular focus on licence applications and development planning. Candidates will need to be able to demonstrate experience in the ecology, conservation and principles of mitigation for a range of protected species, good communication skills and stakeholder management.


  • Closing Date: 29/04/2019
  • Location: St Mellons, Cardiff
  • Posted: 12/04/2019
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Suitable Alternative Natural Greenspace (SANG) Countryside Ranger

Full-time (40 hours per week), fixed term appointment including lone, evening and weekend work

Salary: £18,000 per annum (with a 3 month review period)

Based at: Deadwater Valley Trust, Bordon, Hampshire

Deadwater Valley Trust (DVT) is seeking a self-motivated ranger to help deliver the SANG Management Plan and also support the Community Ranger in a program of events and activities in Bordon Inclosure SANG. Working as part of the existing DVT ranger team this exciting role is part of the wider regeneration of Whitehill & Bordon with its amazing wildlife & habitats, with over 60% of the parish being designated to either European (SPA/SAC) or UK (SSSI/LNR/SINC) level.


  • Closing Date: 03/05/2019
  • Location: Bordon, Hampshire
  • Posted: 11/04/2019
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Reserves Manager - West Central Scotland

£26,316 pa

Cumbernauld

35 hours per week

We have an excellent opportunity to recruit a new Reserves Manager to lead on the conservation management of eight wildlife reserves in the countries around Glasgow and along the Argyll coast, including one of our largest reserves, Largiebaan near the Mull of Kintyre.


  • Closing Date: 30/04/2019
  • Location: Cumbernauld
  • Posted: 10/04/2019
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Operations Manager

Contract: Permanent

Working Hours: Full Time

Salary: £30,507 - £34,788 P/A depending on experience

Location: Fair Oak, Eastleigh

The Operations Manager will have responsibility for the delivery of operational services by the Parish Council covering a variety areas & managing a group of employees working in grounds maintenance and caretaking, as well as working alongside external contractors. The Operations Manager is a senior role within the staffing structure, reporting direct to the Parish Clerk, and is expected to be public-facing, dealing professionally and appropriately with residents. Bringing experience of managing people, properties and public open space, they will provide advice to the Clerk to maintain and improve services within the Parish


  • Closing Date: 25/04/2019
  • Location: Fair Oak, Eastleigh
  • Posted: 09/04/2019
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Ranger

£19,928 pa

Permanent f/t (37.5 hrs pw)

Bridport, Dorset

The role of Ranger will be to work with the Area Ranger and Ranger (2 days a week) to deliver nature conservation, access, heritage and visitor experience work across the Golden Cap estate and the nearby sites of Hardown Hill, Lambert’s Castle, Coney’s Castle, Pilsdon Pen, Lewesdon Hill and land near Lyme Regis. The majority of the land is permanent pasture grazed by mixed livestock, but other habitats here include wildflower meadows, heathland, woodlands, orchards, mires, soft cliffs and arable farmland. The sites are nationally and internationally important for their nature conservation, archaeological and geological value with designations including SSSI, SAC, WHS and SAM.


  • Closing Date: 24/04/2019
  • Location: Bridport, Dorset
  • Posted: 09/04/2019
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Lead Ranger

£27,735 pa

Fixed Term f/t (37.5 hrs pw to 01/07/21)

Morpeth

Rangers play an important role at the National Trust, and through thinking about the long term help us to look after our special places forever, for everyone. You'll be leading the Ranger team at an exciting time and will be pivotal in driving forward both great conservation and an outstanding experience for visitors in our outdoor spaces.

This is a 2 year fixed-term opportunity and could be an ideal secondment opportunity for the right candidate.


  • Closing Date: 03/05/2019
  • Location: Morpeth
  • Posted: 05/04/2019
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Facilities Management Apprenticeship

Trust MTG

Head Office, Tarporley

Full time / 36.5 hours per week / 8:30am - 4:30pm Mon to Thurs, 8:30am - 3:30pm Fri

A superb opportunity is now available for a new team member to join our Estates Department. This is an excellent prospect for an enthusiastic individual who would like to start a career in Estate Management. You will gain a nationally recognised qualification and valuable on the job experience.


  • Delete Date: 03/05/2019
  • Location: Head Office, Tarporley
  • Role Type: Apprentice
  • Posted: 05/04/2019
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Estate Worker/Groundsman

Log House Holidays

Initial 1 year contract - possibility to extend to 5 years. 

Full or 4/5 time. Flexible working possible.

Starting Pay: £10 per hour

Work on a family run 130 acre nature reserve and lake in the Cotswold Water Park with 8 luxury holiday cabins. Our cabins changeover every Monday and Friday throughout the year. On these days, work includes maintenance jobs around the cabins and estate management tasks such as mowing, strimming, wild flower establishment and log cutting / tree work.  This will be a varied job, working with a small friendly team in a unique location.


  • Delete Date: 03/05/2019
  • Location: Cirencester, Gloucestershire
  • Posted: 05/04/2019
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Fisheries Officer

One year fixed term contract

The Ness District Salmon Fishery Board is a statutory body responsible for the protection and enhancement of salmon and sea trout fisheries in the Ness catchment, the largest in the North Highlands covering a total area of 2,103 square kilometres.

Working as part of a wider team, the Fisheries Officer will be responsible for assisting in the protection, monitoring and management of wild salmon and sea trout populations and their habitats in the rivers, lochs and coastal areas of the Ness district.


  • Closing Date: 25/04/2019
  • Location: Beauly, Inverness-shire
  • Posted: 04/04/2019
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Area Ranger

£14,445 pa

Fixed Term p/t (22.5 hrs pw to 25/02/22)

Helston

This is a great opportunity for someone wishing to take the next step in countryside management. You will be an important part of the Penrose Ranger team, working within the larger Lizard and Penrose Countryside team. Based out of the Ranger Office and workshops at Penrose and report to the Lead Ranger, Penrose, you will help deliver our in-hand coast project at Penrose & Porkellis.

The focus of this new role has two parts; firstly, to deliver our management of the in – hand coast at Penrose and to take forward our Land, Outdoors and Nature (LON) ambition. Secondly to lead on our in-hand management of Porkellis, an important site 4 miles north of Helston comprising a diverse mix of wildlife habitats (including an area of SSSI) and rich mining remains (and within the Cornwall World Heritage Site).


  • Closing Date: 26/04/2019
  • Location: Helston, Cornwall
  • Posted: 04/04/2019
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Grounds Person

GreenAcres Epping Forest, Essex 

Full-time / 37.5 hours per week / 8am - 4pm Mon - Fri 

Permanent / £19,000 pa + £1000 pa for Grave Digging

For over twenty years GreenAcres has offered excellent customer service, providing meaningful funeral services and celebrations at our ceremonial parks across the UK. We are currently expanding the Grounds Team at our Epping site and are looking for someone with great practical skills to help in maintaining the park landscape and providing customers with professional funeral and event services.


  • Closing Date: 01/05/2019
  • Location: Epping Forest, Essex
  • Posted: 04/04/2019
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Contracts Manager in South West England

Woodland Trust

Location: Homebased

As our Contracts Manager in South West England, you will be supporting the preparation and delivery of significant contracts and projects and responsible for managing contracts on site, whilst working alongside our 5 Site Managers for the Woodland Trust’s Estate across the whole Region.

These contracts will include significant timber harvesting, civil engineering and tree safety programmes - you will be supporting and leading on the development and implementation of our response to Chalara.  Developing and delivering appropriate CSS applications to offset costs and drive the Trust’s income streams will also figure highly in your work.


  • Closing Date: 28/04/2019
  • Location: Homebased
  • Posted: 04/04/2019
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Site Manager - Vegetation Management & Site Supervisor - Vegetation Management

Ebsford Environmental

Full-time permanent positions

Our journey at Ebsford began in 2011. We have since created and delivered the visions of many wide-ranging clients. This has resulted in unparalleled growth for our business, increasing revenue to in excess of £5,000,000 through the exceptional design and delivery of award-winning legacy projects by our talented teams. From our multi award-winning Apprenticeship Programme to an almost 100% promoted management team, the path is laid for highly motivated, committed and focused individuals to flourish in our organisation.


  • Delete Date: 01/05/2019
  • Location: Nostell, Wakefield
  • Posted: 03/04/2019
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Senior Ranger

Salary: £28,776 - £31,090 per annum

An excellent opportunity has arisen to work for Hart District Council’s multi-award winning Countryside Department. This comes at an exciting time in the delivery of our service and is full of opportunity for an enterprising candidate.  Hart District Council are investing heavily in the provision of quality green space and are currently constructing new countryside sites across the district.  The Senior Ranger will be responsible for delivering the Council priorities through increasing our profile, presence and impact whilst providing safe, well managed and welcoming sites to enable this to happen.


  • Delete Date: 30/04/2019
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Posted: 02/04/2019
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Rural Surveyor

Location: Inverness

Salary starting at Commensurate with experience

Hours: Full time

Contract: Permanent

RSPB Scotland have an exciting and challenging opportunity for someone who is RICS qualified (or equivalent).

The successful candidate will work half of their time delivering work in North Region, and half of their time across the rest of Scotland (or potentially the role could be split between two individuals on a part-time basis). They will assist with both the management of an extensive rural estate along with delivering major projects, acquisitions and disposals.


  • Closing Date: 06/05/2019
  • Location: Inverness
  • Posted: 29/03/2019
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Volunteer Trainee Nature Reserve Warden - Sevenoaks x 2

Salary Range: This is an unpaid voluntary role however, travel expenses and a tailored training programme will be provided.

Based at Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

Are you looking for experience in the environment sector as a Nature Reserve Warden? We are looking for someone to help us with the general and practical management of Sevenoaks Nature Reserve, whilst gaining experience working with and leading volunteer tasks, working with stock graziers and Trust livestock, carrying out surveys and monitoring and gaining certificates for various practical skills such as brushcutter and chainsaw.


  • Closing Date: 29/04/2019
  • Location: Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve
  • Role Type: Volunteer
  • Posted: 29/03/2019
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Groundsman

Canonteign Falls Ltd

Canonteign Falls, Christow Nr Exeter. EX6 7RH

Full time / Yearly Contract

Salary £20,000 per annum negotiable upon experience

Set within Canonteign Estate, located in the beautiful Teign Valley is the award winning tourist attraction Canonteign Falls, including 2 waterfalls, 7 lakes, Victorian fern garden, parklands and ancient woodlands. 


  • Delete Date: 24/04/2019
  • Location: Canonteign Falls, Christow Nr Exeter. EX6 7RH
  • Posted: 27/03/2019
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Summer ‘Conservation Work Experience’ Placement

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

Are you aged 24 or under? Are you looking to grow your career in conservation? If so then we would like to hear from you.

The Yorkshire Wildlife Trust has opportunities available across Yorkshire.

We are looking for 8 passionate and motivated young people to join our conservation skills work experience placement.  As part of the placement we help build your practical skills, conservation knowledge, leadership skills and employability in the conservation & environmental sector.


  • Closing Date: 28/04/2019
  • Location: Hull, Huddersfield and Pickering
  • Role Type: Apprentice
  • Posted: 27/03/2019
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Wildlife and Farming Officer – ST Catchment Partnership

Salary in the range, £21,000 to £25,000 per annum plus pension.

This post is full time, commencing 1st June 2019 until the end of March 2020 with the possibility of an extension.

Based in Shropshire

The post-holders will deliver a programme of farmer/agronomist training events and one to one farm visits to promote resource protection and a reduction in diffuse water pollution from agriculture, with a focus on pesticides and nutrients. The project will also include supporting farmers through the Severn Trent Water capital grant scheme in target areas of the groundwater catchments, in order to support farm infrastructure changes to reduce diffuse water pollution. You will also work with Trust staff and other partners in catchment areas to develop ideas and projects to improve watercourses for wildlife through habitat creation and management.


  • Closing Date: 30/04/2019 updated
  • Location: Shropshire
  • Posted: 26/03/2019
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Beddington Farmlands Warden

Grade 6 - £24,999 - £28,356 per annum (£30,108 unconsolidated maximum, achievable through performance-related progression)

Hours - Full-time, 36 hours per week

Status: Permanent 

Location - Beddington Farmlands and London Borough of Sutton Offices, Carshalton

The Biodiversity Team manages over 25 Sites of Importance for Nature Conservation within the London Borough of Sutton, including chalk downland, woodland, wetlands and neutral meadows, from the green belt of the North Downs to the urban landscape. We utilise significant support from Sutton Nature Conservation Volunteers, operating 2-3 task days per week.


  • Closing Date: 24/04/2019 updated
  • Location: Carshalton
  • Posted: 25/03/2019
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Details believed correct but given without prejudice. Ends.