Conservation & Landscape Operative

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Preston, United Kingdom

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10 days ago

Closing date: Friday 16 June 2023
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time

Brockholes Nature Reserve,

Just off Junction 31 of the M6, Preston , Lancashire, PR5 OAG
Do you want to use your practical skill set to make a difference to take action for nature? We are recruiting for 2 x Conservation & Landscape Operatives to join the team.

The Contract Services Department of the Lancashire Wildlife Trust has developed over the years into a professional and respected unit within the organisation for the delivery of a range of conservation, landscape and countryside management work. Based at Brockholes Nature Reserve, the team works across a wide area within the region.

An opportunity has arisen for two new operatives to join the team on a permanent basis, and the successful applicants will work with the operatives and senior operatives, to deliver practical conservation, landscaping and countryside management tasks across a range of sites.

The ideal applicant will be an enthusiastic and adaptable individual who has practical experience in a conservation role, who can operate site machinery.

We offer a friendly and flexible working environment with the chance to be a part of the largest nature conservation body in the area, working together to improve our region for nature as well as engaging and inspiring people to connect and take action for wildlife.

Further details including a full Job Description can be found in the Recruitment Pack below, along with our application forms. Please review the Job Description before you apply.

Should you be interested in this position, please complete the Application Form and Diversity Monitoring Form, and return your application before the closing date stated below.

Completed applications can be returned by email to

The Diversity Monitoring form can be completed by clicking here

(CV's will not be considered - No Agencies)

Closing Date: Friday 16th June 2023

Interviews: Thursday 22nd June 2023

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