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Conservation Operative

This position has now closed, but we are looking to expand our offer continuously, If you'd like to take the next step in your career with us, drop an email to the address below!

Starting from £22,360 dependent on experience - Full Time

Location: Pennines and Northern England

Closing date: Thursday, 6th July 2023  

For our Conservation Operative role we are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our dedicated team in the nature conservation sector. As a leading contractor for habitat restoration, specialising in peatland and river restoration, we are committed to preserving and improving the environment for future generations across the country.


We are looking for a motivated and driven individual who shares our vision and is eager to contribute their skills and expertise to our close-knit team. If you are someone who is ready for a challenge and thrives in a dynamic and committed work environment, where teamwork and collaboration are valued. Whilst relishing the opportunity to work on a variety of the countries best habitats, then this opportunity is perfect for you.


Join us in making a meaningful impact on nature conservation and be part of a hard-working team dedicated to creating positive change. For more information on what we do and what you could be helping us achieve check out our Services page

Role specification
  • 40 hours + occasional overtime.

  • Carry out day to day conservation land management activities on various habitat sites.

  • Adhere to all site health and safety requirements including risk assessments as directed by site supervisors.

  • Ensure your own personal health and safety as well as that of other members of staff and members of the public.

  • Work along side supervisors and contracts managers to ensure practical works are delivered on time and to a high standard.

Essential elements
  • This role would suit an individual who is self-motivated and can work well as part of a team in a physically demanding role.

  • Driving licence and own transport.

  • Ability to work away during the week on occasion.

  • Experience of working outdoors in a manual labour environment.

  • Motivated to work to a timescale and programme of works in all weathers.

Desirables skills
  • Chainsaw experience with maintenance, cross cutting & felling up to 380mm ticket

  • Pesticide spraying  with hand held applicators on land & near water

  • Plant and machinery experience

  • First aid +F

­What we offer
  • Salary + pension contribution

  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays plus Christmas shutdown

  • Bespoke employee training package

How to apply
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