CJS Online: Rights of Way

Way marked walks signpost (image: Reuben Hustler on Unsplash)

Rights of Way vacancies: access and all public rights of way related work.


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Rural Surveyor - CLA South West Region - Country Land and Business Association Limited (CLA)

New Year, New Opportunity!
After a recent internal promotion, the CLA South West region are looking for a rural surveyor to join the team. At this exciting time in the rural sector, we are looking for someone with a broad appreciation of rural issues and a willingness to engage in variety of new subjects in the industry.

Working closely with the Regional Director, regional team and national policy experts, the applicant will advise CLA members across the South West on a range of issues relating to land ownership, occupation, land use and rural business.

Asset Information Definitive Map Officer - Cambridgeshire County Council

Salary: £21,589 - £31,371

Location: Huntingdon Highways Depot

Hours: 37

Working Pattern: Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic person to join Cambridgeshire County Council’s Asset Information Definitive Map Team. Based in the Highways Service, the post holder will enjoy working with in a team to help manage the Council’s Highways, Public Rights of Way and Commons/Town and Village Green Records, developing and promoting the public access for the benefit and enjoyment of the whole community.

Countryside Contracting Operative - M Watts Countryside Contracting Ltd

Salary from £19,000 depending on skills/experience, plus bonuses.
The positions are full time and based in North Somerset.
We deliver countryside, woodland and small scale forestry works from establishment to felling and extraction; fencing, vegetation maintenance and rights of way works across a wide area of the South West.

Countryside Ranger - John O'Conner Grounds Maintenance Limited

£10.53 per hour – Permanent

We are looking to recruit a part time Countryside Ranger for the St Albans area covering Bricketwood Common and Nomansland Common.

You are required to have a minimum of NVQ 2 or equivalent in Environmental Conservation or substantial experience in a similar role. Part-time: Approximately 18 to 25 hours a week which will include some weekend and evening working: Times by mutual agreement.

Pennine National Trails Partnership Manager - Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority

Salary of up to £33,798 depending on experience (pro rata)
Home Based (with travel to our offices in Grassington and other National Trails Partnership areas as necessary)
As the Pennine National Trails Partnership Manager, you will develop, manage and promote the Pennine Way and Pennine Bridleway National Trails Partnership as a centre of excellence in national trail management. Working together with your job-share partner, you will take ownership of the day-to-day management of the Partnership, including preparing, managing and presenting the annual budget for maintenance works along both routes.

Principal Countryside Access Officer - Oxfordshire County Council

Salary range: £37,849 - £44,632

Work location: County Hall, Oxford

Hours per week: 37 - we are open to discussions about flexible working

Contract type: Permanent

Oxfordshire’s countryside is a hugely valuable resource and we’re looking for an experienced countryside access professional to lead the Public Rights of Way discipline for the authority.