Grounds & Facilities Manager

Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust

Comber, Castle Espie, Northern Ireland
£24,790 - £26,095 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 28th May 2018   1 day left


WWT Castle Espie is looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic individual to join our friendly and dedicated team. The position requires a hands-on approach, positive attitude and experience of managing a multi-disciplinary team of staff within a customer focussed environment. You will work to support the Centre Manager in the management of the day to day operation of the Centre, with specific responsibility for the maintenance and upkeep of the grounds, buildings and living collection management.

Qualified to A Level standard or equivalent the ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience of project and budget management. You will have a detailed knowledge of Health & Safety regulations and will be responsible for ensuring our team and visitors are looked after at all times.

The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a conservation charity that protects wetlands for wildlife and people. We conserve, restore and create wetlands. We are pioneers in saving wetland wildlife, both in the UK and around the world. At our 10 UK sites around a million visitors a year engage with wetland nature. We work internationally in key global wetland areas, balancing conservation with sustainable livelihoods and influencing national and international conservation policies.

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
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free parking
  • Free entry to all our centres

Interview Date: 5th June


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