Fencer and Grounds Maintenance Person

Noah's Ark Zoo Farm

Wraxall, Bristol
£18,500 - £19,500 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent


Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Friday, 27th April 2018   6 days left

Fencer and Grounds Maintenance Person
Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm
Permanent Role
Salary: £18,500 – 19,500

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and committed person to join our Grounds maintenance team at Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm, an award-winning and popular animal park close to Bristol.

You will be a team player and will enjoy the responsibility of taking a lead role in the installation and maintenance of the unique fencing that we have. You will be working as part of a flexible and skilled grounds team in order to maintain our 120 acres of rural countryside to a high standard.

You will have at least three years’ experience in agricultural fencing and grounds maintenance and will be experienced in the use of chainsaws. A driving licence is required, ideally including trailer towing (B+E). Experience in timber building construction is also desirable.

You will have the ability to thoroughly plan and execute a project and ideally have a natural passion for wildlife, conservation and sustainability. In return we can offer you a wide variety of work and opportunities to learn new skills in a thriving visitor attraction which is a leader in sustainable tourism.

Regular Saturday work and Bank Holiday cover is a requirement for this role.

You will be happy to work in a family enterprise with active Christian faith and values at its core.

Please note that we will not accept applications from those seeking animal care related employment for this role.


To apply:

Please visit www.noahsarkzoofarm.co.uk/jobs where you will be able to download an application form and job description.

Closing date for applications: 27th April 2018
Interviews will be held: 3rd May 2018

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