We're seeking a new member of our Ampthill Park Ranger team who will assist in the grounds management, maintenance and enhancement of Ampthill Great Park and other greenspaces (including the cemetery) in and around Ampthill, Bedfordshire. 

The successful post holder will work as part of the team ensuring the park and greenspace are managed and conserved as high quality greenspaces. This work will include ensuring sites are kept clean and tidy, repairing paths/driveways and boundaries, cutting and care of hedges and trees, monitoring playgrounds and park furniture and assisting with seasonal amenity and conservation grass and scrub management.  

Experience with grounds mechanical equipment such as tractors, mowers and strimmers essential.

A professional outlook is required as a major requirement of this job is the ability to work with visitors and the general public.

You will need to hold a clean driving licence and be a minimum of 21 years old for insurance purposes.

You will work a 37.5 hour week and occasionally work weekends as part of a rota.

Pay: £16,250 to £19,500 per annum depending on experience.

This will be a 1 year contract initially with opportunities to extend.

Final date for application: 1st August 2017 with interview held on the 9th August 2017.

For further information call Bob Holland on 01525 234260 - view the job description here and apply here.