Farm & Woodland Assistant

Farm & Woodland Assistant

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

 

Livestock Care

Feed and water animals

Assist with building and maintaining fencing / pens

Movement and handling of animals

 

Woodland

Assist with timber extraction, firewood production and packaging

Assist with charcoal production, kiln burns and packaging

 

Estate Maintenance

Gardens and pasture strimming, mowing, weeding and planting.

Driveways and rides sweeping and upkeep.

Hedging, fencing and boundaries trimming hedges, repairs and maintenance of fencing.

Use of tools, vehicles and machinery, training will be given where necessary.

Buildings & barns / outbuildings housekeeping and maintenance

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

 

Previous work experience in any of the following would be an advantage but not essential:

Rural / Woodland / Agriculture / Horticulture

Previously worked with animals

Basic mechanics

 

Essential:  full clean driving licence

 

Desirable:  machinery / tool operation skills / tractor driving

 

Interested candidates should email their CV and supporting letter to: info@the-belmont-estate.com

 

The Belmont Estate