Reserve Warden

Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust

Comber, County Down, Northern Ireland
£15,400 - £16,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, water & hydrology

Closing date: Sunday, 04 June 2017


We are looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic individual to assist with the development and running of the reserve, taking full responsibility for the day to day operations, and to deputise for the Reserve Manager when required. You will assist with the supervision and training of volunteers and ensure that all reserve and website information is monitored, accurate and up to date.

The successful candidate will be educated to higher grade / A-level standard or equivalent with previous nature conservation/ land management / agricultural experience. Excellent communication skills and supervisory experience are also essential to the role.

The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a conservation charity that protects wetlands for wildlife and people. For 70 years we have been pioneers in saving threatened wetland wildlife across the globe and are experts in wetland management and creation. We work with communities living among some of the most vulnerable wetlands in the world, providing leadership and influence to create a sustainable future for our wetlands, their wildlife and the people who depend upon them. We believe that showing people first-hand how extraordinary wetlands are can ignite their passion to help us conserve them, so we provide amazing experiences at our unique UK wetland centres for over one million visitors every year.

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service
  • Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
  • Life assurance
  • Free parking
  • Child care voucher scheme
  • Free entry to all our centres

Closing Date: 4th June
Interview Date: 13th June


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