Full Time Estate Worker/Gamekeeper -Powys /Wales – REF 859 NOW FILLED

Position Filled
Posted on
September 29, 2021
Location
Near Powys, Wales
Job Type
Full-time / Live in / Permanent
Role
Gamekeeper / Estate Worker / Groundsperson / Private Household & Estate / Cleaner / Cook / Couple / Housekeeper / Pest Controller

Full Time Estate Worker/Gamekeeper required for 1200 acre private Estate located in Abergwesyn about an hour North West of Powys.

We are looking for someone who can work well as part of a small but highly dedicated team, with exceptional attention to detail and a willingness to learn and adapt on a continuing basis.

This position would suit someone and who is looking to work on a private country Estate.

The ideal applicant will have a partner/wife who can work alongside them taking care of the household duties within the main house-housework, laundry, ironing, cooking etc.

The Position

The overall maintenance of the Estate and establishment of a shoot. The key tasks will be general estate maintenance, ground care around the house, tree planting, pest control and development of the shoot on the Estate.

The Person

  • Self motivated with high work and personal standards
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Have a team work ethic and willingness to undertake training when necessary
  • Be prepared to work flexible hours
  • Possess qualifications and experience- a minimum of 4 years as under keeper
  • Hold a full UK driving licence
  • Have a Firearms and Shotgun Licence
  • Should preferably have the relevant training accreditation for ATV/ Quad,Chainsaw, Pesticide and First Aid
  • Will have gamekeeping experience with pheasant, partridge and deer to include predator control

Accommodation

  • Annexe within the main house

Salary and holidays

  • Competitive experience related salary
  • 28 days holiday to include bank holidays

Tel Jackie 07979501997 or Rebecca 07771655879