Forestry and Landscape Apprentice

  • Job Reference: IMG00166003
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Birling Estate
  • Website: http://birlingestate.co.uk/estate/
  • Location: West Malling
  • Salary: £7.00 to £9.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Agricultural & Landscaping, Real Estate & Property, Environmental
  • Job Type: Apprenticeship
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

 Forestry and Landscape Apprentice

Hardworking and reliable person sought as a full-time Forestry and Landscape Apprentice on a family-owned country estate near West Malling, Kent.

Whilst there are no forestry apprenticeship schemes available at local colleges, the estate has an in-house Forestry training provider who will provide formal training. The salary range quoted £7 to £9 per hour is reflective of the training that will be given in the role and is also dependent on age.

The previous apprentice is now in full-time employment at the Estate.

The successful applicant will have an interest in the countryside and enjoy working outdoors. They will be self-motivated, trustworthy and capable of working un-supervised.

Own transport is necessary given the rural location.

Jobs will include assisting with forestry, timber processing, conservation works and estate maintenance; all subject to appropriate training.

Please apply with a chatty email/letter explaining your suitability for the role and enclosing your CV. to birlingfarms@outlook.com  Closing date for applications is Thursday 26 May 2022.