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REF NO RR208 Single handed keeper Suffolk POSTED JUNE 16
Job description; A single handed keeper is required starting February 2017 for light land South Suffolk estate in undulating country with an established partridge and pheasant shoot about 1700 acres including 250 acres of woodland, rearing experience required, house and vehicle provided.
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Apply in writing with CV to Mrs F Pimm, Estate office, Giffords hall, Giffords hall park, Stoke by Nayland, Colchester CO6 4SZ   email: office@giffordshallestate.com

 

   
REF NO RR207 Grouse Underkeeper North Yorkshire POSTED JUNE 16
Job description; A position has become available on the Stean & Scar moors in Nidderdale North Yorkshire, Experience preferred and driving license and shotgun certificate essential, for the full job description and how to apply please Click here
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REF NO RR206 P/T Instructor-Agriculture Sparsholt College POSTED JUNE 16
Job description; Sparsholt college in Hampshire are seeking a part time instructor to teach learners on the agricultural industry For the full job description and package please click here
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REF NO RR205 Beatkeeper required Llwyn Madoc shoot Wales POSTED MAY 16
Job description; Due to continuing expansion we are now available to offer a position for a beatkeeper on one of the most prestigious high bird shoots in Wales. We are looking for a hardworking and entusiastic beatkeeper with experience of commercial shooting who can work as part of a team as well as on their own, must be self motivated with good communication skills and experienced with all aspects of keepering. Relevent certificates and a minimum of 3 years practical experience and driving license are essential. A competitive salary and cottage will be available to the right candidate.
Apply to; To apply in confidence please contact our shoot manager clive.hussell@btinternet.com Tel No 07711 677726
   
REF NO RR204 Underkeeper required North Yorkshire POSTED MAY 16
Job description; Under keeper position has become available at Raisethorpe Manor Near Malton, Pheasant and Partridge shoot, Accomodation available for immediate start.
Apply to; Please send your CV to mail@ruralrecruits.co.uk
   
REF NO RR203 Trainee Grouse keeper required North York moors POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Trainee grouse keeper required on the Snilesworth estate North york moors Driving license shotgun/Firearms would be an adavantage but not essential house and good package available.
Apply to; Please send your CV to rob.grouse@hotmail.co.uk
   
REF NO RR202 Underkeeper required Studley Royal N.Yorks POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Experienced underkeeper required for a prestigious pheasant shoot near Ripon North Yorkshire, Applicant must be motivated and dedicated and have atleast 3 years experience in rearing from eggs to working with the headkeeper. Competitive package inc House will be available to the right candidate
Apply to; Please send your CV by 3rd June to Mr Ian Cox IGC@dacres.co.uk
   
REF NO RR201 Trainee keeper required in Romania POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Trainee keeper required to assist an english keeper on a 3000 acre farm in Romania, Must have a driving license, rearing and vermin control experience preffered. Accomodation and vehicle provided.
Apply to; willcox02@gmail.com
   
REF NO RR200 Part time Keeper Required Near Perth POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description;

Single handed part time Gamekeeper required for a private family shoot, releasing 2000 pheasants 400 red legged Partridge and a few mallard. Must have proven experience of working alone also up to date relevant certificates.

A recently refurbished 3 bedroomed house is available. for the full job description and how to apply please click here

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REF NO RR199 Full time Gamekeeping Lecturer Sparsholt college Hampshire POSTED MAY 16

Job description;

Full time gamekeeping lecturer required at Sparsholt college in Hampshire for full details and application form please visit the website below

http://www.fejobs.com/job.aspx?vacno=668967&Page=1

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REF NO RR198 Part time Gamekeeper required Nr East Grinstead POSTED MAY 16
Job description; Part time gamekeeper required to assist on our local Pheasant shoot on the Surrey/Sussex/Kent Border near East Grinstead, the job involves vermin control, pen maintenance rearing the birds aswel as been involved on shoot days, releasing 2200 poults and the shoot covers about 500 acres. Would Ideally suit someone local.
Apply to; To apply please contact Stephen Waud Stephen.Waud@ocs-group.com or via post to Bearwood, Holtye, Nr Cowden, Kent, TN8 7EG
   
REF NO RR197 Game farm workers Blackmore Essex POSTED MAY 16
Job description; Game farm workers required for immediate start to run through until September/October experience would be an advantage but not essential good rates of pay accomodation and vehicle provided.
Apply to; Please apply to Paul Cooper email address paul@wenlocks.co.uk
   
REF NO RR196 Gamekeeper & Labourer Cirencester Gloucs POSTED MAY 16
Job description; A traditional rural estate is recruiting a gamekeeper and labourer to support a private shoot (8-10 days) and assist in the woodland management, landscaping and property maintenance of the estate and the property portfolio. For the full job desscription and how to apply please click here
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REF NO RR195 Headkeeper/Game farm manager required POSTED APRIL 16
Job description; A Headkeeper/Game farm manager is required on the Beds/Bucks/Herts Borders must have experience in all areas of rearing large quantities of mixed game for the full job description and how to apply please click here
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REF NO RR194 Part time keeper required Powys POSTED APRIL 16
Job description; A part time keeper is required for a small syndicate shoot near Brecon Powys, would suit a local person. For the full job description please clcik here
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REF NO RR193 Beatkeeper required West Berkshire POSTED APRIL 16
Job description; The Parsonage shoot requires the addition of an experienced beatkeeper for general keepering duties estate work and vermin control, to find out more please see the full job description please click here
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REF NO RR192 Low Ground Underkeeper Scottish Borders POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; A low ground underkeeper is required to join a team of 5 full time keepers on a large estate in the Scottish borders, Experience of rearing Pheasant & Partridge would be an Advantage but not essential. Responsibilities will reflect on the experience of the sucessfull candidate, A one bedroomed house/bothy is available would suit a single person all other usual keeper benefits will  be provided.
Apply to;

Please send CV and covering letter to; Andy Denton

andy@wellglenshooting.co.uk

   
REF NO RR191 Assistant Estate forester POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; An Assistant estate forester/worker is required to assist with all woodland matters and estate maintenance on a large estate 5 miles from Dumfries for the full advert and how to apply please click here
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REF NO RR190 Headkeeper Salisbury Plain POSTED MARCH 16
Job description; This position has just become vacant on the Bulford and Tidworth Garrison shoot based in Tidworth on Salisbury plain, this is a syndicate shoot shooting 41 days per season for the full job description and how to apply please click here
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REF NO RR189 Headkeeper Perthshire POSTED MARCH 16
Job Description; A head Keeper is required on Edradynate Estate in Perthshire this low ground high pheasant shoot forms part of a 4000 acre estate this position will come available on the 1st February 2017 for the full job description and how to apply please click here
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REF NO RR188 Gamekeeper & Woodsman Bucks POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; A traditional rural estate in North Buckinghamshire are recruiting a Gamekeeper to run a small family shoot consisting of roughly 6 driven days per year also undertaking basic forestry related taskd for the full job description please click here
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REF NO RR187 Property & Landscape maintenace assistant Bucks POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; A traditional rural estate in North Buckinghamshire are looking to recruit a Property and landscape maintenance assistant this is a  varied role for full job description and package please click here
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REF NO RR185 Part time keeper Dorset POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; A Part time keeper is required on Bryanston Shoot approximatly 2 miles from Blandford in Dorset, the shoot covers roughly 1000 acres releasing 4000 poults as this is only a part time position applicants must be close to the Blandford area.
Apply to; to apply Please send ref no and your CV to mail@ruralrecruits.co.uk
   
REF NO RR183 Headkeeper Wales POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Due to continuing expansion a head keeper position has arisen on the Llewn Madoc shoot in Wales, Keeper with experience of commercial shooting on one of Wales most prestigious high bird shoots. For full job description please click here
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REF NO RR182 Beatkeeper North Yorkshire POSTED MARCH 16
Job description; A beatkeeper position has arisen on the Constable Burton Estate in North Yorkshire aplicants must have atleast 5 years experience to see full job description please click here
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REF NO RR181 Underkeeper Austria POSTED MARCH 16
Job description; A vacancy has arisen for an underkeeper for a 7 month contract starting end of June, an excellent opportunity for the full advert please click here
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REF NO RR179 Assistant Wildlife Manager POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Assistant wildlife manager position has become vacant at the rural studies centre on the outskirts of Halkirk, you should be able to provide wildlife management support in a range of deer, pest and predator control duties in accordance with current legislation and best practice standards. for full job description please click here
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REF NO RR179 Experienced Shepherd Angus POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Experienced shepherd required on the Hunthill estate Angus to manage the running of one of two flocks of 1000 Blackface ewes. An excellent package will be offered. for full job description please click here
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REF NO RR178 Climbers, Groundsmen & Forestry workers POSTED FEB 16
Job description; Established tree surgery company in Milbourne St Andrew near Blandford and dorchester are looking for Experienced Climbers/Team Leaders Groundsmen staff amd forestry workers, for the full job description please click here
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REF NO RR177 Underkeeper Cotswold POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Underkeeper required for an estate in Cotswolds would suit a young person who has some knowledge in gamekeeping with willingness to learn good package available for the right candidate. for full job description please click here
Apply to; contact details on full job description or email your CV to Jo Harris at  jh@finianfarming.co.uk
   
REF NO RR175 Beatkeeper Angus POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Beatkeeper required on the Hunt hill estate in Angus, Responsability for own beat on 17,000 acre driven Grouse moor, experience essential excellent package available. For full job description please click here
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REF NO RR174 Apprentice gamekeeper Dumfries POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description; Apprentice gamekeeper reqquired for small family pheasant shoot over part of a large estate, 10 miles from Dumfries. The apprentice will work alongside the Head gamekeeper to gain in depth, practical experience on all aspects of gamekeeping in conjunction with training on a college course. Flexible hours including weekends, it is important that applicants demonstrate a willingness to learn and ask questions where necessary..
Apply to; Send CV and covering letter to; Martin Greenwood Esq (Head keeper) Shalloch, Shawhead, Dumfries, DG2 9UE
   
   
REF NO RR173 Stockperson/Foreman Hertfordshire POSTED FEB 16
Job description; Hatfield park farm in Hatfield park, Hertfordshire are seeking a enthusiastic capable and knowledgable stockman/foreman. for full job description please click here
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REF NO RR172 Experienced farm worker required North Yorks POSTED JAN 16
Job description; Experienced farm worker required for dairy farm near Bedale North Yorkshire, must be experienced in all aspects of dairy farming, this can be a temporary or permanent position Accomodation available for the right candidate in a mobile home.
Apply to; To find out more or to apply please contact Mrs Ruth Simpson 01677 450258
   
   
REF NO RR171 RSABI Regional development officers POSTED JAN 16
Job description;

Two dedicated part time regional development officers to cover the North East and South West for RSABI Scotlands charity helping people who have depended on the land.

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REF NO RR170 Lambing Help County Durham POSITION NOW FILLED
Job Description; Lambing help required from mid March to mid April, 500 ewes, inside and out, experienced person only Accomodation available Upper Teesdale County Durham.
Apply to; mail@ruralrecruits.co.uk
   
   
REF NO RR166 Underkeeper Shropshire POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description;

A underkeeper is required for a family estate in North Shropshire the shoot is run on a commercial basis of driven Pheasant and partridge duties will include all aspects of gamekeeping also rearing, applicant must have full clean driving license and FAC/SGC For full job description please click here

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REF NO RR165 Head Keeper Sussex POSITION NOW FILLED
Job description

A head keeper vacancy has arisen on the Balcombe estate West Sussex.

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REF NO RR164 Live-in Couple Required POSTED JAN16
Job description A live in couple is required for idyllic self contained 2 bedroomed country cottage in Worcestershire Duties required include part time game keeping for small family shoot, mowing lawns, estate work & maintenance, general security and cleaning of the main house. position to commense mid Feb 2016 finantial arrangements to be negotiated. References and CV essential.
Apply to; Please email rupert.goodman17@gmail.com for more details