Exmoor Zoo is looking to emply a groundsman. The individual will need to be enthusiastic and self-motivated. Some experience working as a gardener or groundsman is essential.
The duties will be to help maintain the grounds, paths, lawns & gardens. You will be a good team worker, as well as show initiative, have a positive outlook and share responsibility for the appearance of the zoo and its maintenance . You will also help in the maintenance of the animal exhibits.,
Requirements of the position;
It would be good to have had a minimum of one-year full time employment in a simlar environment. Some of this experience can be given here. You would be expected to be able to use strimmers, lawn mowers, be able to drive the zoo's quad and trailer and be a competent "handy person".
Hold a full U.K. driving licence, and have your own vehicle due to location.
You ideally will be able to show independence and self-reliance.
You may be be required to work Bank Holidays and weekends although not necessarily.
Your working days can be varied but to include a minimum of 3 days (hours by arrangement) to a maximumn of 5 days per week.
Wages will be a minimum of £10.00 per hour or more depending on suitability and experience.
Please register your interest by sending an email with an enclosed cover letter and your current C.V. to Danny Reynolds, Trustee , [email protected] by the 7th July 2022.