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If you live in the UK and want to join us in improving the lives of horses, we may have job vacancies near you.
Our head office is based in Snetterton, Norfolk and is overlooked by our Hall Farm Rescue and Rehoming centre.
We also have Rescue and Rehoming Centres in Aberdeenshire, Lancashire and Somerset.
MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR, permanent full time
PENNY FARM, Blackpool
We are currently seeking to recruit a Supervisor to run the maintenance division of Penny Farm under the close direction of the Centre Manager. This is a full time permanent position working 40 hours per week Monday to Friday.
The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for the site’s maintenance and overseeing hay production. You will be required to carry out maintenance on general buildings, grassland and field margins. You will also be responsible for fencing, fertilising, cultivations, hedge trimming and tractor driving. You should have the ability to tow a trailer as you may be required to assist the equine staff with the collection/delivery of equines.
Some workshop skills may be required for machinery maintenance. You will be required to work closely with colleagues as well as external contractors and suppliers to develop a planned approach to all tasks ensuring that work is carried out with minimal disruption and within time and budget constraints.
The successful candidate may come from an agricultural background but will have a good knowledge of general estate maintenance have practical experience in both land and property maintenance and some or all of the following skills: tractor operations, fencing and the use of chainsaws and transporters. You will also assist the Centre Manger with the preparation of the annual budget.
Salary dependent on experience and any relevant qualifications.
To apply for this position please send your CV with covering letter to Gillian Larter at email@example.com or post it to World Horse Welfare, Anne Colvin House, Snetterton, Norfolk NR16 2LR.
Closing date for applications: Monday 16th May 2016
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