Living Landscape Officer East

Cheshire Wildlife Trust

Macclesfield, Cheshire
£23,000 - £27,300 pa (depending on experience)

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 01948 820728 Joe Pimblett

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 5th August 2019  

Living Landscape Officer East will lead on the delivery of high quality management, creation and restoration of wildlife and wild places in Cheshire East and collaborative work in neighbouring counties. This is an officer role focusing on the management of a range of habitats on both Cheshire Wildlife Trust’s estate and our rapidly expanding work on privately owned land.

Working in the wider landscape you will strive to engage farmers and other land managers with the work of the Trust and facilitate the smooth delivery of project based work. You will take the lead on a number of landscape scale projects which, most notably, will include the coordination of the Trust’s Pollinating Cheshire scheme, offering grassland restoration services to private landowners.

Additionally, you will be responsible for the day to day management and long-term development of a number of nature reserves across East Cheshire. This will include managing volunteers, trainees and contractors to ensure that our reserves are managed to a high standard for wildlife and for people.

Finally, alongside all members of the Operations Team East, you will assist with the delivery of commercial based land management and habitat advice services to ensure the Trust’s funding remains resilient.

The job description and application for can be downloaded from To apply, please email your completed application form to Emma Raine no later than Monday 5th August 2019. CVs will not be accepted. For an informal chat about the role, please contact Joe Pimblett on 01948 820 728.

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