Deer Park and General Estate Worker, Milnthorpe, Cumbria
An opportunity exists for a Deer Park and General Estate Worker to join a small team on the Dallam Tower Estate, which is located on the Cumbria/Lancashire border. This traditional agricultural estate is looking to recruit someone with a strong affinity to the countryside, a good work ethic, a good dose of common sense and the ability to work alone or as part of a small but select team. Duties will include the management of the Estate Deer Park and the resident herd of Fallow Deer, woodland and general land management, fencing, grounds and property maintenance. This position will require some weekend work and is a physically demanding but rewarding role.
The applicant must hold a full driving licence, shotgun and firearms certificates and tickets for chainsaw maintenance, felling and cross cutting, spraying - PA1 and PA6, ATV use and carcass handling. Ideally, they should also be experienced in strimming/grounds maintenance and trailer handling.
Salary commensurate with experience. Accommodation is to be provided on the Estate to enable the applicant to fulfill their duties. Applications should comprise of a CV and covering letter emailed to email@example.com.