Self-employed Field Surveyors

Acres Wild Woodlands

NE & SW London
£115/day

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

acreswildwoodlands.co.uk

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


Self Employed Field Surveyors (NE London, incorporating Essex and Hertfordshire and SW London, incorporating Surrey, Berkshire and East Hampshire)

We have a number of vacancies to begin on 7th June. Work involves carrying out visual inspection of oak trees for oak processionary moth (OPM) nests on behalf of the Forestry Commission. Work on a self employed basis is expected to be until mid September with the possibility of extension. 40 hours a week. £115/ day (£14.375/hour). Must provide your own 8 x 42 binocs, GPS and smartphone. Full driving license and own transport will be required.

Comprehensive training is provided throughout the first week. You will be working in a small dedicated team, with lone working occasionally required. Applicants should be fit, practical, reliable and dedicated with a good eye for detail and experienced working outdoors. Environmental qualification desirable but not essential. First Aid training desirable but not essential.Covid-19 guidelines must be strictly adhered to.

Please send full CV and cover letter as soon as possible, stating your relevant experience, suitability and availability for the role during the survey period by email to [email protected] and cc.both [email protected] and [email protected]. Phone interviews w/c 17 May.